Events of the day
Meeting of the COJI:
As planned, CROS of Corsica welcomed the 23rd of February, at the
Convention Centre of Ajaccio, the members of the COJI,
gathered together in General Meeting. Previously, the Management and the
technical committee have met the Local Organization Committee « CORSICA
2007 » in order to study the different focus of organization like
Competition, Communication, Medical cover, Security and Logistic.
Indeed the islands
Haiti and French
joined officially the
which counts to
with a project
International Sport Association
Association of International Sport
(International Association of Sport
Culture). But one of
sponsoring by UNESCO
to « CORSICA 2007 » for
with the program
The COJI :
Head for the
After Haiti and Cyprus,
its coming to
XIe Islands Games « CORSICA 2007 ».
in Basket-ball, Hand-ball
officialize the adhesion
F.I. Game of bowls: During the
National Congress of the French Federation Game of bowls, the national
responsables met Pierre SANTONI, the President of Corsica CROS and
COJI, to speak about the next edition of the Islands Games "Corsica
2007. Mr. Claude AZEMA, the President of the Frenchand
International Federation of Game of bowls confirmed his interest
for this high level competition. It also added that the " Islands Games"
were going to take part of the French Federation priority. In addition,
Mr. Victor NATAF, the National Technical Director of the French
Federation confirmed his presence in Corsica, during the Games.
I.S.C.A: Mr. Jean-Claude
ARNAUD, Member of the Executive Committee of the International Sport and
Culture Association and also, Vice President National of the USEP (Sporting
Union of the Primary Education Teaching ), were received by the
President SANTONI, Friday January 12th, at the head office of the COJI,
in Ajaccio. During this meeting, were first evoked, the activity
of the two organizations and then, a future collaboration between the
COJI and the ISCA.
Haiti : The island of Haiti confirms
its participation in the Islands Games "Corsica 2007" in Athletics, Judo
and Football and will become, soon, a new member of the
A good news for the great family of the insular sport represented within
the Organization Committee of the Islands Games.
The Island of CRETE has just
confirmed its participation at the Islands Games "Corsica 2007". Another
good news for the COJI
with the twentieth island engaged for this 11th Games Edition.
CYPRUS at the Games 2007: a
good and great news for the COJI.
A youth Cypriot sporting delegation will attend to the next Islands
Games "Corsica 2007"
In order to create a coordination and information structure relating to
the competition of the Islands Games, it was asked each active and
associated member of COJI,
to nominate a qualified person, in charge of the reception of
information relating to the regulation and the systems of competition of
the Games. This person will have to inform the regional sporting
federations and/or the people charged to organize selections on all the
technical aspects of the competition of the Games.
Meeting COJI - COL "Corsica 2007": Thursday November 2nd, 2006,
upstream of the General meeting, the Technical Commission of the COJI
met with the Local Organizing Committee "Corsica 2007" in order to give
a progress report on the organization of the Games, in particular on the
general program, sites of competition, transport and the communication.
The Island of CYPRUS future member of the COJI
: Mrs. Ricos
Theoharides and Costas Solomou, respectively Vice president and Person
in charge for the sporting infrastructures of the Sporting Organization
of Cyprus (C.S.O), were invited to take part in the General meeting of
the COJI, November 3rd, 2006 in order to foresee the possibilities of a
participation of Cypriot sporting youth in the next Islands games
"Corsica 2007" as well as future adhesion in the COJI.
The General meeting of the COJI took place Friday November 3rd,
2006, in Ajaccio (Corsica), during which were treated, amongst other
things, the sporting assessment of the Islands Games "Sicily 2006" as
well as the official presentation of the 11th edition of the Islands
Games which will be held in Corsica, from the 21st to the 26th
of May, 2007.
The Technical Commission of
will meet on July 7th and 8th 2006, in Ajaccio, in order to carry out an
assessment of the edition "Sicily 2006" and to provide the foundations of
the future organization of the Islands Games "Corsica 2007".
Korcula and Elba :
the General meeting of which took place in
Palermo, in prelude of the 10th edition of the Islands Games "Sicily
2006", these two islands became members of the great family of the COJI
which currently counts 19 members
The Canary Islands win the 10th
edition of the Islands Games, which have just been held in Sicily, in
Palermo and Syracuse. They respectively precede Sardinia, second, and
The President of the Olympic
National Committee of CROATIA, Mr. Zlatko Matesa, went in Ajaccio, on
April 19th and 20th, in the head-office of the COJI,
to meet his President,
Pierre Santoni, in order to foresee a future adhesion with the COJI
of the island of Korcula and his
participation in the next Islands Games "Sicily 2006".
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Corsica takes down the organization
of the "Islands Games 2007". Indeed, the Executive Committee of the
on February 24th 2006, in Ajaccio, decided to allot the 11th edition of
this international insular competition to Corsica.
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