Evaluation Commission visited Taipei
The race to become as first World Capital of Sport has started with the recent visit of the Evaluation Commission to Taipei (Taiwan, China) 5-9th September. The members of the Jury have checked the sport for all policy of the city in where the 12 districts they have are covered each by a complete sport center with all kind of disciplines and in where seniors and kids have free acces. The big venues as Taipei Stadium and Taipei Arena are also modern facilities which can host all kind of sport events.
The bid file of Taipei was very strong and the result to know who will be the World Capital of Sport 2019 will be announced in October after the vist to the other finalist city Abu Dhabi from 10 to 14th of October with the awards ceremony in Paris, UNESCO headquaters, the 5th of December.