11 February 2013

Angolan Official Receives Official Insignia From Rink Hockey Commitee

Luanda — The vice chairman for communication and marketing of the Angolan Skating Federation (FAP), Pedro Azevedo, who, since last January 28, holds the post of executive vice chairman for Africa of the International Rink Hockey Committee (CIRH), received last Sunday the official insignia of the organisation.

The handover happened during a meeting between the CIRH board and clubs from Luanda, held in the Dream Space venue, in Viana Municipality.

The CIRH insignia was handed over by the German Harros Strucksberg, who is the chairman of this international sports body.

For the first time, an Angolan person is part of the International Rink Hockey Committee (CIRH).

Pedro Azevedo was appointed CIRH representative in Africa, whereas the Brazilian Moacyr Júnior was chosen to be the institution's vice chairman, while the representatives in charge of the Pan-American region, Oceania/Asia and Europe are Bill Sisson (USA), Peter Braddock (New Zealand) and the Italian Francesco Rossi.

Copyright © 2013 Angola Press Agency. All rights reserved. Distributed by AllAfrica Global Media (allAfrica.com). To contact the copyright holder directly for corrections — or for permission to republish or make other authorized use of this material, click here.

AllAfrica publishes around 2,000 reports a day from more than 130 news organizations and over 200 other institutions and individuals, representing a diversity of positions on every topic. We publish news and views ranging from vigorous opponents of governments to government publications and spokespersons. Publishers named above each report are responsible for their own content, which AllAfrica does not have the legal right to edit or correct.

Articles and commentaries that identify allAfrica.com as the publisher are produced or commissioned by AllAfrica. To address comments or complaints, please Contact us.