The Fiji Association
of Sports and National Olympic Committee’s, Voices of the Athletes Programme
will draw inspiration from the International Olympic Committee’s #StayStrong campaign for this year’s
Olympic Day Run which was scheduled for 23rd June.
cancellation of the Olympic Day Run due to COVID-19, FASANOC hopes to come up
with ideas to continue to share the Olympic Values of Excellence, Respect and
FASANOC Official – Ritesh Ratiram says that because of the unprecedented challenge the country is going through, the challenge is now on them to get creative and find ways to continue to spread these values.
An IOC media release
said it was using the #StayStrong campaign as an inspiration to help the world
get through the COVID-19 pandemic together.
During this time, we
have been inspired by Olympians around the globe with their energy and
The IOC hopes to take
this #StayStrong campaign to the next level during the month of June and
through to Olympic Day.
platforms like Facebook and Instagram is
being used by a lot of athletes to share tips on healthy living and at home
work-outs so we are looking at something similar.
FASANOC is looking forward to taking part in programs and collaborate on engaging with the community.