EUSA Secretary General Mr Matjaz Pecovnik together with Communications and
Projects Manager Mr Andrej Pisl visited Madrid on November 7 and 8, in preparations
for the 2018 General Assembly of the European University Sports Association, which
will be held there April 12-15 next year.
On behalf of the hosts they were welcomed by Mr Aitor Canibe Sanchez and Jose Luis
Lesma from the Camilo Jose Cela University. At the meeting also other
representatives from the Organising Committee were present.
Participants discussed organisational and practical matters related to the organisation
of the event. The Assembly will also include presentation of the upcoming European
Universities Games, as well as the EUSA Gala, and the FISU-EUSA Strategic
Dialogue. The official announcement and invitation will be published in December.
The visit was also an opportunity to meet with Mr Juan Pablo Cerezo Mata,
representative of the Spanish University Sport Committee (CEDU), which is supporting
the organisation of the 2018 EUSA General Assembly.
EUSA representatives also attended the launch of the new season of academic
programmes at the Camilo Jose Cela University, dedicated to high-performance
athletes and the topic of dual career.