New award is almost ready in the coming weeks after the visit of General Secretary of ACES Europe, Hugo Alonso, to Gran Canaria (Spain). The government of the island is interested in this distinction and in the coming days will send the letter of intention from the highest political responsible in order to start the procedure.
Gran Canaria island is a very good example of sport for all and sport infrastructures with two municipalities already awarded: Telde and Santa Lucia as European Cities of Sport.
With this new title ACES Europe gives continuity to the European Community of Sport recognition which has born in 2012 with the Isle of Man in United Kingdom. Now, The European Island of Sport is available to apply by candidates.