Koror State Champion for the 2007 Belau Games
The Koror State Team emerged as the standout performers of the 2007 Belau Games, clinching the title of the Most Medals and Top Points State Team. Their remarkable success was a testament to their dedication, skill, and the unwavering support provided by Koror State throughout the games.
Participating in various sports events, the Koror State Team showcased their prowess across various disciplines, securing numerous medals and accumulating high points based on the games’ point spread system.
Their exceptional performance resulted from their hard work, determination, and strong backing from their state, which enabled them to excel on the grand stage of the Belau Games.
The Palau National Olympic Committee (NOC) and the Sports Federations congratulated the Koror State Team for their outstanding achievements. Their success brought honor to Koror State and inspired athletes from across the nation to strive for excellence in their respective sports.
Peleliu State and Sonsorol State were also recognized for their commendable performances, securing the 2nd and 3rd rankings, respectively. Their efforts contributed to the overall success of the games and exemplified the spirit of sportsmanship and camaraderie that defines the Belau Games.
Congratulations to all the athletes, coaches, and supporters involved. May the success of the Koror State Team serve as a source of inspiration for future generations of athletes in Palau.
Belau Games Opening Ceremony set for June 15 @5:30pm
Attention all participants and spectators of the 2007 Belau Games! The highly anticipated Opening Ceremony will occur at the Palau National Track & Field on Friday, June 15, 2007, from 6:00 pm to 7:00 pm.
This grand event promises to kick off the games spectacularly, setting the stage for thrilling competition and camaraderie days.
Teams representing various states will assemble at the Track & Field parking area and then march to their designated seating areas on the bleachers. It’s a momentous occasion showcasing the unity and spirit of sportsmanship among athletes across Palau.
In the event of rain, fear not! The ceremony will be seamlessly moved to the Palau National Gymnasium, ensuring the festivities continue without interruption.
With 1,500 registered athletes, coaches, and officials eagerly awaiting the commencement of the games, the atmosphere is sure to be electric with excitement and anticipation.
Take advantage of this unforgettable start to the 2007 Belau Games. Join us as we celebrate the spirit of sportsmanship and competition that unites us all. See you at the Opening Ceremony!
Belau Games State Representatives Meet with Chairman
Belau Games Chairman Topps Sungino recently chaired a crucial weekly meeting with State Representatives to ensure smooth preparations for the upcoming 2007 Belau Games.
Many important issues were discussed during the meeting, covering accreditation requirements and attendance protocols. Here are the critical points confirmed at the meeting:
- Deadline Extension: The deadline for registration by name has been extended to May 30th. This allows ample time for states to finalize their team rosters and ensure all participants are correctly registered.
- Penalty for Non-Attendance: States that fail to send a representative to the next meeting will be charged $25.00 for each missed meeting. All states need representation to stay informed and contribute to the planning process.
- Penalty for Changes in Registration: A penalty fee of $50.00 will be imposed after May 30th for any state that adds or removes a sport from their original registration by sport. This measure aims to ensure consistency and minimize disruptions to the event planning.
For more details and guidelines, interested parties are encouraged to review the Belau Games manuals available in the publication area. Please contact Chairman Topps Sungino at Tel: 488-4367 for any inquiries or clarification.
Additionally, a photo capturing the State representatives alongside Chairman Sungino and other NOC staff/officers was taken during the meeting, reflecting the collaborative spirit and dedication of all involved in the planning process for the 2007 Belau Games.
SHELL PALAU DONATES $30K TO SPORTS
Shell Palau has demonstrated its unwavering commitment to sports development and the success of Team Palau by generously donating $30,000.00 US Dollars to the Palau National Olympic Committee.
This substantial contribution will support various initiatives, including Team Palau’s participation in the Samoa 2007 games, basketball programs, canoeing, and a special fund dedicated to elite athlete training outside Palau.
The Shell Palau Manager formally presented the donation at the Palau NOC Sports Award Dinner, where Team Palau athletes and officials were in attendance.
This significant gesture provides crucial financial support and serves as a testament to Shell Palau’s dedication to fostering athletic excellence and promoting sportsmanship in Palau.
We extend our heartfelt gratitude to Shell Palau for their continued partnership and commitment to sports development in Palau. Their generosity will undoubtedly make a meaningful impact on the lives of athletes and contribute to the success of Team Palau on the international stage.