Letter Of Deputy Minister of Culture and Sports Mr. Avgenakis
It is my great pleasure and honor to invite you to the 3rd edition of World Company Sport Games that will take place in Greece, the cradle of civilization, sports and the Olympic Games, during 6- 10 October 2021.
The General Secretariat of Sports has placed under its auspices and warmly supporting this major global event to enhance the principles and values of sports, health and wellness within the work environment. More than 5.000 athletes from 40 countries, employees of different companies and organizations will take part in this great feast, which will be a benchmark in the long tradition of Company Sports events in Europe and worldwide.
Greece and Athens city have a long history and experience at successfully hosting major global sporting events. The infrastructure of the Olympic venues in combination with the unique touristic services in Greece, comprise an ideal destination for the implementation of the 3rd World Company Sports Games, thus providing a unique experience to all the international participants.
The Covid-19 pandemic crisis has caused a significant effect in the sports activities and events worldwide. Now, with the progress of vaccination and immunity, the global sports community will have a leading role to the recovery and the restart of economy and tourism.
Greece, remains among the safest countries and the Organizing Committee of the Athens Games in collaboration with the Greek authorities launched the Games’ Strict Covid-19 Protocol on top of the National Health System provisions approved by the Health Scientific Committee of the General Secretariat of Sports in order to ensure the safety of all. As such, the Athens 3rd World Company Sport Games will present a unique opportunity to upgrade entrepreneurship and the constructive exchange of ideas and expertise between employers and employees from the entire world.
I am hereby inviting you all to embrace the upcoming event by supporting the participation of your members/ employees’ to the Games, by joining your country’s national delegation! I strongly believe that the participants and their accompanying persons who will be hosted in Athens during the Games will enjoy both the sport and the upgraded and quality services of our city having a productive and pleasant stay in the historic and beautiful sites of Athens.
It will be our pleasure, honor to host in Greece delegations from our countries, and provide them with an unforgettable experience in Greece!