The President of the International Olympic Academy, Mr Isidoros Kouvelos, declared the opening of the works of the 2nd Summer School for Sport Editors, organized by the Pan-Hellenic Union of Sport Press, with the presence of the General Secretary for Sport, Mr Ioulios Synadinos,. The summer school is organized for the Members of the Union, the Sport Editors and the Journalists in general, students οf journalism but also of similar fields and its program outline for 2015 was:
1. The Greek Sport towards the Olympic Games of 2016 in Rio de Janeiro.
2. The principles and the operational framework of New Media – The Media crisis
In the 2nd Summer School lectures were given by important university professors, distinguished journalists, and special scientists while top athletes and coaches where present.
The President of the International Olympic Academy, Mr Isidoros Kouvelos, underlined: “We all have to guide the sports fans based on the Olympic Values. To create good fans. Education is above everything else. The ongoing training is of utmost importance”.
Before the beginning of the lectures of the 2nd Summer School of Sport Editors, the Union honored the IOA President, Mr Isidoros Kouvelos, the AIPS, the AIPS Europe, and the Mayor of Ancient Olympia, Mr Efthimios Kotzas for their valuable contribution to the organization of the Summer Schools.