Olympia, candidature with history
The greek city of Olympia, where the ancient Olympic Games were born, has presented the candidature as Euopean Town of Sport for the year 2018. The members of Evaluation Commission have visitied the municiplaliy during the events around the torch relay for next Winter Games in 2018 in Pyeongchang (South Korea).
“In this city you can breath the history of sport every where” said Presdient Mr. Lupattelli during the visit. If finally Olympia receives the award will become in the second municipality in Greece aftrer Evrotas which is the current European Town of Sport in the country.