Three Candidates to Make Final Presentations in Lausanne for World Air Games 2009
These candidates are taking part in the final presentations after successful evaluation by the FAI Executive Board of their submitted bid books and reports of on-site evaluation visits that took place during April.
The three candidates will travel to Lausanne to present their bids to the FAI Selection Committee, which is composed of 12 represen- tatives from the FAI. The presentations will take place on June 1st, 2007 at the Olympic Museum from 12:00-14:00 and are open to the public.
Commenting on this decision, the President of the FAI, Mr. Pierre Portmann, said : "The evaluation of the bids thus far has been very positive. The candidates have all demonstrated that they have the infrastructure and motivation to host a successful World Air Games and so we are looking forward to three excellent presentations."
The World Air Games is the biggest gathering of air sports in the world and brings together the World Champions and top competitors in ten different air sport disciplines. The event showcases a week of tremendous competition and fills the sky with excitement and thrills for the public. Alongside the competition are plenty of opportunities for air shows, on-site demonstrations, and interactive activities for spectators.