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MACEC celebrates 10th anniversary

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The General Assembly of MACEC (Motorcycle Association of Central European Countries) was held on 7th March 2015 in Kaunas (Lithuania).
It had particular character as it was 10th jubilee meeting in the history of MACEC.
FIM Europe President Dr Wolfgang Srb addressed a letter to all participants of the Congress. He stressed the important role of regional associations for development of motorcycle sports and tourism in Europe.

During the MACEC General Assembly meeting the results of 2014 MACEC Cup in the disciplines spe­­­­edway, motocross, enduro, extreme enduro and trial were approved. The MACEC Cup calendar for 2015 was approved. The participants highly evaluated the cooperation of their federations during the 2014 FIM Europe General Assembly in Cracow and 2014 FIM General Assembly in Jerez de la Frontera. They decided to address FIM Europe to take into account the regional associations in the process of applying for FIM grants.
During the meeting the elections for MACEC President and Vice Presidents were held. Andrzej Grodzki (PZM) was elected MACEC President. The title of Honorary MACEC Vice President was conferred to Serghiy Lyatosinsky (FMU) who has performed the duties of MACEC Vice President since the beginning of the association. Aleksandra Knyszewska (PZM) was appointed MACEC Secretary General.
The special thanks were extended to Virginijus Visockis, LMSF President, for the very good organization of the Congress and warm atmosphere.
The next meeting of the MACEC General Assembly will be held in March 2016 in Brest (Belarus).