The European Olympic Coordination Commission is pleased with the progress made in preparations for EYOF 2023.
The coordination commission of the European Olympic Committees visited the organizers in the last week of October, and after a thorough inspection of all venues and accommodation facilities, praised the organizing team’s preparations and work thus far.
Renovated sports facilities
The European Olympic Coordination Commission last visited the organizers of EYOF 2023 in April. According to the coordination commission’s president, Guro Lium, a significant shift has occurred in the last six months.
“Progress is clearly visible, particularly in the renovation of sports facilities, where many renovation works have already been completed or are in the final stages. We are thrilled that the Poljane Athletic Stadium will be renovated as well” she continues.
The EYOF event will be held in Maribor from July 23 to 29, next year. It has accelerated many urgent sports facility renovations. From the long-awaited renovation of the Poljane Athletics Stadium, which includes the construction of the tribune with associated spaces and its heated athletics track, to the Tabor Hall, Pristan, and the Branik Tennis Club, which includes the construction of a new covered hall and tribune as well as the renovation of the outdoor tennis courts.