One Year to Go until the Opening Ceremony

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The Countdown to the Gibraltar 2019 NatWest International Island Games XVIII Today marks the ‘1 Year to Go’ mark until the Opening Ceremony of the Gibraltar 2019 Games.  Over the past few days Gibraltar has hosted the 23 Member Islands during their Pre-Visit tour of the competition venues for the 14 x sports and the accommodation that will house the 2500 athletes & officials. The Member Islands have also attended briefings given by each of the Gibraltar 2019 Sports Coordinators on planned competition formats and facilities to date. Last night (5th June 2018) the Member Islands, Gibraltar 2019 Organising Committee,…

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Volunteers Needed for Triathlon Test Event on 1st July 2018

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Volunteers Needed for Triathlon Test Event on 1st July On the morning of Sun 1st July 2018 the Gibraltar Triathlon Association will be holding a Triathlon event and require volunteer Race Marshals. This race will be used as a Test Event for the Gibraltar 2019 NatWest International Island Games. The Race Marshals will be positioned at specific key locations and would be given instructions in respect of their duties and responsibilities. If you are interested in volunteering for the 1st July Test Event please email Denise Chiappe (Volunteer Manager, Gibraltar 2019 Organising Committee) on den_chiappe@hotmail.com by Thursday 21st June.

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Volunteers Needed for Cycling Test Event on 27th May 2018

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Volunteers Needed for Cycling Test Event on 27th May On the morning of Sun 27th May the Gibraltar Cycling Association will be holding a cycling event (Time Trial) and require 24 x volunteer Race Marshals to help stage the event.  This race will be used as a Test Event for the Gibraltar 2019 NatWest International Island Games. The 24 x Marshals will be positioned at specific key locations and would be given instructions in respect of their duties and responsibilities. Your help in holding this Test Event is needed. If you are interested in volunteering for the 27th May Test…

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Expressions of Interest – Supply Furniture & Fittings for Europa Athletes Village

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PUBLIC FINANCE (CONTROL AND AUDIT) ACT PROCUREMENT (PUBLIC CONTRACTS) REGULATIONS 2012 REGULATION 44(8) NOTICE OF INVITATION FOR EXPRESSION OF INTEREST ISLAND GAMES 2019 Following the award of the NatWest International Island Games 2019 to Gibraltar, Gibraltar Island Games 2019 Ltd will be accommodating approximately 1800 athletes, athletes support staff and other guests during the 4th to 14th July 2019 in 134 flats in Europa Estate and Trafalgar Heights. Expressions of interest are invited from parties interested in procuring, supplying, storing, equipping and setting up these flats with the required equipment such as beds, table and chairs, microwaves, kettle, linen packs…

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Expressions of Interest – Facilities & Security Management of Europa Athletes Village

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PUBLIC FINANCE (CONTROL AND AUDIT) ACT PROCUREMENT (PUBLIC CONTRACTS) REGULATIONS 2012 REGULATION 44(8) NOTICE OF INVITATION FOR EXPRESSION OF INTEREST ISLAND GAMES 2019 Following the award of the NatWest International Island Games 2019 to Gibraltar, Gibraltar Island Games 2019 Ltd will be accommodating approximately 1800 athletes, athletes support staff and other guests during the 4th to 14th July 2019 in 134 flats in Europa Estate and Trafalgar Heights. Expressions of interest are invited from parties interested in the facilities and security management of the sites. This will include the provision of the following services among others: 24/7 security cleaning, general…

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Call for volunteers of the 2019 Island Games

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Between 500 to 1,000 volunteers will most likely be needed for the organising and running of the 2019 NatWest International Island Games XVIII on the Rock. The Gibraltar Island Games Association is initiating a campaign calling for volunteers to sign up to help make the games a success just like they did in the 1995 Sunshine Games and help the organisers “create a legacy”. President of the association, Linda Alvarez, says volunteers – or games makers as they will be known – “are integral to the success of every Island Games” and will be needed to help the organising committee…

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Master Contract with Gibraltar Signed

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Following the recent announcement that Gibraltar will host the 2019 Island Games I can now confirm that the Games Master Contract has been signed by the Gibraltar Island Games Association (GIGA) and the International Island Games Association (IIGA). The Contract was initially signed by Linda Alvarez, President of GIGA; Reagan Lima, Vice Chairman of the Gibraltar Island Games Organising Committee and Ernest Gomez, Chief Secretary, Her Majesty’s Government of Gibraltar. It was then sent to the Shetland Islands where it was signed on Sunday 22 November 2015 by IIGA Vice Chairman James Johnston and Chairman Jorgen Pettersson. “We are pleased…

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Gibraltar to host 2019 NatWest International Island Games

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The International Island Games Association (IIGA) are pleased to report that Gibraltar are going to be the hosts of the 2019 NatWest International Island Games. The Gibraltar Island Games Association (GIGA) supported by HM Government of Gibraltar have worked extremely hard over the past few months to prove to the other Member Islands that they will be able to host the Games. At the 2015 Annual General Meeting of the IIGA, held during the recent NatWest International Island Games in Jersey, it was reported that the proposed hosts for the 2019 Games had encountered problems and that they would not be…

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