Fair Play Award Ceremony of Turkish National Olympic Committee was spectacular
Award ceremony Act, Career and Promotion organized for the last 36 years by Turkish National Olympics Committee was held in Olympic House. Twenty-two prizes were awarded in a full packed hall. The Chairman of the TMOK and the IOC Vice President Prof. Dr. Uğur Erdener and the President of the Fair Play Council and the EFPM Vice President Erdoğan Arıpınar took the floor. The TMOK Fair Play University caravan, which visited 50 universities, was applauded standing. Then the first award was given to the Greek weightlifter Valerios Leonidis in the field of Act. Leonidis came to the funeral of his greatest opponent and friend, World and Olympic champion Naim Suleymanoglu, and kissed the casket of him. Leonidis could not attend to the ceremony. Spyros Capralos, president of the Greek National Olympic Committee, came to receive the award. During the ceremony, the Fair Play Awards were awarded as well as the Social Fair Play Awards. Kamber Bozan, who owns a grocery store in Istanbul, gave various gifts to the children who read and summarized the books from the library. Two athletes who won the CIFP award and will receive the awards in Baku were given a special celebration plate.
Fair Play Council of Turkish National Olympic Committee