Maltese Olympic Committee

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Maltese Olympic Committee
Maltese Olympic Committee logo
Country/Region Malta
CodeMLT
Created1928
Recognized1936
Continental
Association
EOC
HeadquartersGzira, Malta
PresidentJulian Pace Bonello
Secretary GeneralJoseph Cassar
Websitenocmalta.org

Maltese Olympic Committee (Maltese: Kumitat Olimpiku Malti) is the National Olympic Committee representing Malta. It is also the governing body responsible for Malta's representation at the Olympic Games, Commonwealth Games, European Games, Mediterranean Games, Games of the Small States of Europe and European Youth Olympic Festival.

History

The Maltese Olympic Committee was founded on June 5, 1928 in Valletta and recognized by the International Olympic Committee in 1936.[1]

List of presidents

The following is a list of presidents of the Malta Olympic Committee since its creation in 1928.[2]

President Term
Anthony Cassar Torregiani 1928–1938
Paul Giorgio 1946–1960
Alfred P. Briffa 1960–1967
Victor Pace 1968–1973
Laurence Xuereb 1973–1977
Carm A. Borg 1977–1989
Gino Camilleri 1989–1999
Lino Farrugia Sacco 1999–2013
Julian Pace Bonello 2013–present

Executive committee

The current executive committee of the MOC is represented by:[3]

Member federations

The Maltese National Federations are the organisations that coordinate all aspects of their individual sports. They are responsible for training, competition and development of their sports. There are currently 28 Olympic Summer Sport Federations in Malta.[4]

National Federation Summer or Winter Headquarters
Archery Association of Malta Summer Swieqi
Malta Athletics Federation Summer Marsa
Aquatic Sports Association of Malta Summer Gżira
Badminton Association of Malta Summer Valletta
Malta Baseball and Softball association Summer Marsa
Malta Basketball Association Summer Ta' Qali
Malta Boxing Federation Summer St Julian's
Malta Canoe Federation Summer San Ġwann
Malta Cycling Federation Summer Pembroke
Malta Equestrian Federation Summer Burmarrad
National Fencing Association of Malta Summer Birkirkara
Malta Football Association Summer Ta' Qali
Malta Golf Association Summer Marsa
Malta Gymnastics Federation Summer Buġibba
Malta Handball Association Summer Msida
Hockey Association of Malta Summer Balzan
Malta Judo Federation Summer Ta' Xbiex
Malta Karate Federation Summer Pembroke
Malta Rugby Football Union Summer Marsa
Malta Sailing Federation Summer Naxxar
Malta Shooting Federation Summer Bidnija
Malta Table Tennis Association Summer Valletta
Malta Taekwondo Federation Summer Valletta
Malta Tennis Federation Summer Valletta
Malta Triathlon Federation Summer Gżira
Federation of Underwater Activities of Malta Summer Sliema
Malta Volleyball Association Summer Cospicua
Malta Weightlifting Association Summer Marsaskala

See also

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