2009 European Fair Play Diploma (Organization)
The Cyprus Basketball Federation obtained the European Fair Play Diploma under the patronage of the European Olympic Committees for strongly and decisively supporting numerous initiatives for the preservation of ethical values in sports and for the promotion of the Fair Play ideals. The award ceremony took place in the House of the Olympic Committee in Nicosia in the presence of Mr. George Vasilakopoulos, President of FIBA Europe, Mr. Ouranios Ioannidis, President of Cyprus NOC, and was covered by the local TV and numerous representatives of mass media. The opening speech was done by Mr. Charalambos Lottas, General Secretary of the Cyprus Olympic Committee. The laudation was held by Mr. Ioannis Psilopoulos, General Secretary of EFPM.