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SPAR European XC Preparations Continue


None A co ordination meeting between European Athletics and the Local Organising Committee of the Spar European Cross Country to be held in Dublin on the 13th December 2009 took place in Dublin on Tuesday 10th and Wednesday 11th February at the Athletic Ireland offices. There was intensive discussion on all aspects of the organisation for the event over the two days.
European Athletics expressed their satisfaction with all preparations to date while the LOC found the constructive input from the EA team ( Jerome Parmentier/ Christelle Thonney) hugely beneficial.

Detailed presentations on the following key areas were made by LOC members:

General Co ordination Liam Hennessy
Technical Tom McCormack
Event Presentation Paddy Marley
RTE Margaret Bennett
Finance and Administration Mary Coghlan
Marketing/Promotion Clare McCoy/
Sinead Galvin
Press Frank Greally
Information Technology Gerry Giblin
Accommodatioin/Transport Martin Mulcahy
Security/Health and Safety George Maybury

A future schedule of meetings to deal with specific areas of the organisation was agreed.

[Pictured: Members of the Local Organising Committee (LOC) at the Official Press Conference in Brussels in December]