Greetings by the Mayor of Limassol, Mr Andreas Christou, on the occasion of the 47th European Sporting Championship, European Cup Final FITASC (29 May – 1st June 2014)
It is our great pleasure that thanks to the major international success of our country in shooting the 47th European Sporting Championshi is being held in Limassol.
This constitutes a recognition of the many years of efforts of the people of the Cyprus Shooting Federation, not only the athletes, but also the faithful fans of shooting, whose great efforts and sacrifices have elevated this excellent sport to such a high level.
We extend a warm welcome to our city to all the teams: the athletes and their companions, and are certain that they will enjoy their stay inCyprus and shall compete in a climate that will be conducive to the further elevation of the sport, and shall ensure the best possible results for them.
We wish every success to all the athletes: to the glory of the sport and its ideals; to peace and friendship among peoples.