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FIM Europe Executive Board Meeting in Assen

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From the left Jeroen Steenhuis, Manager Events Department Circuit Assen, Michal Sikora, FIM Europe Treasurer, Dr Wolfgang Srb, FIM Europe President, Martin de Graaff, President of FIM Europe Sporting Council, Peter Oosterbaan, Director of the Circuit of Assen, Alessandro Sambuco, FIM Europe Secretary General

On 6th and 7th March the FIM Europe Executive Board meeting was held in Assen (NL).
The primary objective of the meeting, as well as considering matters of ordinary management and all the activities planned for the start of the 2015 sporting season, was the preparation of the next Management Council Meeting to be held in Fiumicino next April 11th, ​​immediately after the internal audit to be held in Rome on Friday 10th.

Among the main topics discussed during the two days of work:
• relationship of full cooperation with the FIM
• new European Championships
• meetings of the Commissions of the FIM Europe of late 2014 and the new dates for the meetings in 2015
• projects in 2015
• situation of Promoters for 2015
• organization of the 2015 Congress in Malta
• creation of the Strategic Plan Working Group
In particular for the latter Working Group it is assumed that the following composition, following the acceptance by the candidates, has been scheduled for 21.05 in Fiumicino:
Mr Roy Wetterstadt, NMF
Mr Jos Driessen,FMB
Mr Manuel Marineiro, FMP
Mr Danijel Vastag, AMSS-MSS
Ms Ingrida Visockiene, LMSF
The FIM Europe President Dr Wolfgang Srb, the Secretary General Alessandro Sambuco and the Legal Advisor Rodolfo Romeo will also attend the meetings of the Working Group.
Taking advantage of the opportunity of being in Assen,a meeting was also held with the Director of the TT Circuit of Assen Mr Peter Oosterbaan and the Manager of the Events Department Mr. Jeroen Steenhuis to get to know the structures that will host the 2015 European Championship events for Minimoto and Motocross.
“I am very happy with the preparations of the 2015 season as well as with the results of the meeting of the Executive Board in Assen”, stated Dr Wolfgang Srb, FIM Europe President. “FIM Europe is stronger than ever and has a clear agenda for the future. The European Federations work very hard to achieve their goals, and the management of FIM Europe supports these activities in the best possible way. We are on the right way and united in our desire to manage the best season ever!”

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From the left Martin de Graaff, President of FIM Europe Sporting Council, Alessandro Sambuco, FIM Europe Secretary General, Dr. Wolfgang Srb, FIM Europe President, Michal Sikora, FIM Europe Treasurer