Solidarity at the 2018 Olympic games in Buenos Aires
Solidarity at the 2018 Olympic Games in Buenos AiresOn the occasion of the third edition of the Youth Olympic Games in Buenos Aires, Argentina, on October 5th, AMA had the honor of receiving HSH Prince Albert II, along with HE Mrs. Lambin Berti, Secretary General of the Olympic Committee, and all the young Monegasque athletes. The reception took place in the Recoleta district of Buenos Aires, where they could attend a tango show and enjoy an Argentinian asado. AMA wished to thank Prince Albert II of MONACO for his ongoing support for the training and funds that the Principality, through the DCI, has granted to the association for solidarity work in Argentina.HSH Prince Albert II, four-time Olympic athlete, at the dinner held a speech of encouragement addressed to our five Monegasque athletes who competed with courage, passion and sportsmanship in three disciplines (athletics, beach volleyball and swimming).
HSH Prince Albert II, four-time Olympic athlete, at the dinner held a speech of encouragement addressed to the five Monegasque athletes who competed with courage, passion and sportsmanship in three disciplines (athletics, beach volleyball and swimming).”An extraordinary experience” Prince Albert II did not fail to stress “the friendly ties that unite our two countries” highlighting AMA’s efforts and projects. Mrs. Lambin Berti reminds us: “The essential values advocated by these Games, which allow young athletes to learn how to become ambassadors of their sport and champions in life, as well as to share their cultures and experiences”.The presence of all these men and women of excellence encourages us to continue our work, to forge bonds that unite our two cultures, with one common denominator: solidarity. On this special occasion, we dreamed together through the values of sport, continue to come together for a common exchange.
The AMA team
Photos: Stéphan Maggi / COM