Marisol Casado, Presidente ITU e mebro CIO, è stata rieletta consigliere dell'ASOIF l'Associazione delle Federazioni Internazionali dei Giochi Olimpici, durante l'Assemblea Generale in Gold Coast.
ITU President, Marisol Casado, re-elected to ASOIF Council
ITU President and IOC member Marisol Casado has been re-elected to the Association of Summer Olympic International Federations’ (ASOIF) Council. In the General Assembly hosted during Sport Accord in the Gold Coast (Australia), Casado received 19 votes to secure a second term in the Council.
The ASOIF Council is composed of a President and six Members, all from different International Federations and elected for 4-year terms. Seven candidates were standing for three seats available in this elections, with Ms. Casado, Morinari Watanabe, President of the International Gymnastics Federation with 18 votes and and Ingmar De Vos, President of the International Equestrian Federation, with 15 votes, being elected in the first round of voting.
The newly elected Council members will join World Archery President Uğur Erdener, International Association of Athletics Federation President Sebastien Coe and United World Wrestling President Nenad Lalovic, under the presidency of Francesco Ricci Bitti. Tasks of the Council include to prepare, conduct and manage the General Assembly as well as to implement the decisions and resolutions taken by it.
After the voting, Ms. Casado, the only female member of the ASOIF Council, said: “I am extremely proud and honoured to serve another term as a Council member of ASOIF, making sure that we keep on working close with the members federations, and also with the IOC and the Organising Committees of the Olympic Games”.
(Fonte: comunicato ITU)