Connect with us

Sports

Saive to act as chairman of the Belgian Olympic Committee

Published

on


Jean-Michel Saive has run for president of BOIC Getty Images

Former table tennis player Jean-Michel Saive has applied for President of the Belgian Olympic and Interfederal Committee (BOIC).

Saive is the first to announce his intention to succeed Pierre-Olivier Beckers-Vieujant, member of the International Olympic Committee, when the BOIC holds its elections next year.

The 50-year-old, who stood in vain for president of the International Table Tennis Federation (ITTF), said RTBF Being a candidate for BOIC President was “the first step in a long process”.

“I’m going to fine-tune a program based on the many meetings I’ll have until the time of the election,” he said.

“But my very first priority, to this day, remains of course to prepare and support the athletes in this very complicated period.”

The BOIC presidential elections should have taken place this year before being postponed until after the 2020 Tokyo Olympics rescheduled.

Jean-Michel Saive will succeed Pierre-Olivier Beckers-Vieujant next year as BOIC Chairman Getty Images
Jean-Michel Saive will succeed Pierre-Olivier Beckers-Vieujant next year as BOIC Chairman Getty Images

Beckers-Vieujant, IOC member since 2012 and chair of the Paris 2024 Coordination Commission, has chaired the BOIC since 2014.

The senior official’s final term will end at BOIC’s rescheduled general meeting in 2021.

Saive, a former European champion who won two silver medals at the World Championships, has been nominated by the Belgian Table Tennis Federation for BOIC President.

He headed the BOIC Athletes’ Commission from 2013 to 2017 and was elected to the same body on the ITTF in 2018.

Saive took on Thomas Weikert for ITTF president three years ago, but suffered a narrow defeat in the election.



What Are The Main Benefits Of Comparing Car Insurance Quotes Online

LOS ANGELES, CA / ACCESSWIRE / June 24, 2020, / Compare-autoinsurance.Org has launched a new blog post that presents the main benefits of comparing multiple car insurance quotes. For more info and free online quotes, please visit https://compare-autoinsurance.Org/the-advantages-of-comparing-prices-with-car-insurance-quotes-online/ The modern society has numerous technological advantages. One important advantage is the speed at which information is sent and received. With the help of the internet, the shopping habits of many persons have drastically changed. The car insurance industry hasn't remained untouched by these changes. On the internet, drivers can compare insurance prices and find out which sellers have the best offers. View photos The advantages of comparing online car insurance quotes are the following: Online quotes can be obtained from anywhere and at any time. Unlike physical insurance agencies, websites don't have a specific schedule and they are available at any time. Drivers that have busy working schedules, can compare quotes from anywhere and at any time, even at midnight. Multiple choices. Almost all insurance providers, no matter if they are well-known brands or just local insurers, have an online presence. Online quotes will allow policyholders the chance to discover multiple insurance companies and check their prices. Drivers are no longer required to get quotes from just a few known insurance companies. Also, local and regional insurers can provide lower insurance rates for the same services. Accurate insurance estimates. Online quotes can only be accurate if the customers provide accurate and real info about their car models and driving history. Lying about past driving incidents can make the price estimates to be lower, but when dealing with an insurance company lying to them is useless. Usually, insurance companies will do research about a potential customer before granting him coverage. Online quotes can be sorted easily. Although drivers are recommended to not choose a policy just based on its price, drivers can easily sort quotes by insurance price. Using brokerage websites will allow drivers to get quotes from multiple insurers, thus making the comparison faster and easier. For additional info, money-saving tips, and free car insurance quotes, visit https://compare-autoinsurance.Org/ Compare-autoinsurance.Org is an online provider of life, home, health, and auto insurance quotes. This website is unique because it does not simply stick to one kind of insurance provider, but brings the clients the best deals from many different online insurance carriers. In this way, clients have access to offers from multiple carriers all in one place: this website. On this site, customers have access to quotes for insurance plans from various agencies, such as local or nationwide agencies, brand names insurance companies, etc. "Online quotes can easily help drivers obtain better car insurance deals. All they have to do is to complete an online form with accurate and real info, then compare prices", said Russell Rabichev, Marketing Director of Internet Marketing Company. CONTACT: Company Name: Internet Marketing CompanyPerson for contact Name: Gurgu CPhone Number: (818) 359-3898Email: [email protected]: https://compare-autoinsurance.Org/ SOURCE: Compare-autoinsurance.Org View source version on accesswire.Com:https://www.Accesswire.Com/595055/What-Are-The-Main-Benefits-Of-Comparing-Car-Insurance-Quotes-Online View photos



picture credit

ExBUlletin

to request, modification Contact us at Here or [email protected]

Please disable the ad-blocker on this page to see the content

plus