The European Best Veteran 2013 – Fair Play Award
EVACS 2014 with a great opening
|Italian athlete, Emma Mazzenga, was the first athlete who was awarded today, Saturday 23rd August, as European Best Veteran Female during the EVACS in Izmir. “Emma is an athlete, who wrote and who is still writing the history of female master athletics”, said EVAA-Treasurer Jean Thomas to honor Emma Mazzenga. In 27 years of activity she has collected six World Master and 26 European titles.|
|Several hundred athletes from the 42 participating counties weere present when the Governor of the Province of Izmir, Mustafa Toprak, opened the 19th European Veterans Atheltic Championships in Izmir Friday evening.
The ceremony started with the entrance of the athletes of the different nations into the festival grounds along the city's seafront.