It was two years of planing and hard preparation work for the organizing team TORTOC. Tuesday evening will be the opening ceremony for the 6th edition of the CSIT World Sports Games in Tortosa (Catalonia). Missis Meritxell Roigé i Pedrola, the mayor of Tortosa, joined the official games press conference in the media and accreditation center on Tuesday morning. She pointed out the importance of the 6th CSIT World Sports Games for the southern Catalonian City with 33.500 inhabitants. „Two years of intensive preparation and hard work finally are bearing fruit“, she said just a few hours before the opening ceremony in Estadio Jose Otero.
„We will do our very best to share the incomparable spirit of the CSIT World Sports Games with your wonderful city“, CSIT President Bruno Molea responded. Jaume Domingo, President of UCEC, mentioned the perfect cooperation between his organization, the CSIT and the City of Tortosa. International and local media representatives had joined the press conference and will cover the games till sunday.