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XVIII MEDITERRANEAN GAMES

Date:

Jun 22, 2018 - Jul 1, 2018

Location:

There are 16 different venues., Tarragona, Spain

Event description:

The Mediterranean Games are a multisport competition that is organized within the Olympic movement, with the recognition by the International Olympic Committee (IOC). The participation is established through the Olympic Committees of each of the member countries of the International Committee of the Mediterranean Games (ICMG), in the geographical area of the Mediterranean. Tarragona will completely adapt the games to the current economic situation and they will be held from 22 June to 1 July 2018 in 16 municipalities of its territory, featuring 33 sports disciplines. List of venues: http://www.tarragona2018.cat/en/venue/ In 10 days of competition, the Games will bring to Tarragona and the territory: 4,000 athletes from 26 different countries 1,000 judges and representatives of the International Federations and the International Committee of the Games 1,000 journalists from all over the world 3,500 volunteers to cover the needs of organization More than 150,000 spectators There are 16 different venues. Tarragona is the main venue, but the following municipalities will also witness the Games: Altafulla, Barcelona, Calafell, Cambrils, Castelldefels, Constantí, El Morell, El Vendrell, La Pobla de Mafumet, Reus, Salou, La Selva del Camp, Torredembarra, Valls and Vila-seca. You will see 33 sports disciplines that make up a total of 200 events. Cycling, beach volleyball, swimming, athletics, shooting, gymnastics and horseback riding are some of the sports that will be part of the Games.

Volunteering opportunities:

PARTICIPATION AREAS: Area 1. Client services Area 2. Accreditation Area 3. Accomodation * High level of English and French needed Area 4. Marketing and Promotion Area 5. Press and communication * High level of English and French needed. Studies on communication, translation and interpretation will be considered a great asset. Area 6. Protocol and Ceremonies * High level of English and French needed. Protocol knowledge and experience a plus. Area 7. Medical Services * Degrees in the Medical Field will be needed (Medicine, Nurse, Physiotherapy, First Aid). Area 8. Transport * B Driving licence with a minimum of a two year expedition date needed. Area 9. Technology * Technology and Computer Science studies will be a plus. Area 10. Logistics Area 11. Support to competitions * Sport related studies will be a plus. Area 12. General Support to the 2017 Mediterranean Games

Volunteer package:

Being a volunteer of the Mediterranean Games is a unique opportunity to receive training in various fields, acquire first hand experience in a high-level international event, meet people, teamwork and foster a spirit of loyalty and commitment to your sport, your club and your city. Being part of the team of volunteers of Tarragona in 2018 is much more than an opportunity. It is a date with history.

Volunteer registration:

Sign up here

Organiser:

Office of the Mediterranean Games Tarragona 2018