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Greetings from Riga & Sports Programme

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Only a short moment till the opening ceremony of the V. CSIT World Sports Games from 13th to 18th June in Riga, the pulsing capital of Latvia. Riga is ready for the big CSIT family and the Vice Major of Riga, Andris Ameriks, is looking forward to welcoming the big CSIT family with almost 4000 participants from all over the world. Find here his personal words und GREETINGS from Riga.


Sports Programme WSG 2017

Program of the Opening Ceremony, 13th of June

  • 18:00-18:30 Gathering for the opening parade at Esplanade
  • 19:15 Start of the Parade
  • 19:45 Entring Skonto stadium and taking place in the stands
  • 20:00 Opening`s ceremonius part

    WSG 2017 Flag raising
    Welcoming speeches
    President of Latvia Mr. Raimonds Vejonis
    CSIT President Bruno Molea
    LTSA President Mr. Andris Berzins
    Minister of Education, Science and Sport Mr. Kārlis Šadurskis
    National Olympic committee and “Fair play” Mr. Žoržs Tikmers
    Riga city councel vice mayor Mr. Andris Ameriks
    Bruno Molea "games official opening"
    Latvian anthem
    Fair Play oath - WSG 2017 sport head director Mr. Gunti Zālītis and Latvian football club “FK Rīga”” captain Mr. Kaspars Gorkšs.
    Offical opening ceremony is closed, concert is starting.


Anti-Doping Appendix 2 - Form, Medical Certificate & Insurance

CSIT asks all unions and participants to sign, bring along collected and show the "APPENDIX 2_CSIT Anti-Doping Policy - Form" (Anti-Doping Corner) in Riga (Accreditation Desk). Furthermore our Latvian host LTSA asks to have available a kind of medical certificate or a license that health and fitness condition are in order for the World Sports Games in Riga. Additionally we want to remind that acc. to our regulations all participating unions have to make sure that their participants have got individual health and accident insurances as well as repatriation assistance contracts. That applies also to every single registered participant.

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