The LOC Executive travelled to Perth Australia to attend the World Masters Athletics General Assembly of nations – where the vote would take place
We set up a booth at the Athlete’s Village for the week before the vote – Doug, John and Paul
We made friends with our competition from Gothenburg Sweden
The General Assembly took place on Sunday, October 30th.
There were 130 delegates from around the world
Each bid had 20 minutes for their presentation.
John Craig, the LOC Chair, introduced our video.
Our team included Paul Osland, Kate Cochrane-Brink, Marcus Skeete, Doug Smith, Leslie Estwick, Vern Christensen, and Rita Botelho
Some members of the LOC were anxious during the vote tally