London 2012 News
The Youth Educators Promoting Olympic Values (YEPOV) workshop made its way to the "Island of the Sleeping Lady" Kosrae.
November 29/30 - The third FSM YEPOV seminar was held in Chuuk State. Instructor Lestly Ashby held a two-day workshop with secondary school students (15-18 years old). The first two seminars took place in Pohnpei last January and in Yap last April.
November 27 - The 3rd Annual Green Steps 5K Run was held in Pohnpei. Participants collected rubbish along the roadside through Kolonia Town and planted trees at the Pohnpei Administration Building and Daini Baseball Field. Proceeds went to support T.J. Rush, Pohnpei youth tennis player attending the Oceania Tennis Academy in Nadi, Fiji, who will be competing in the upcoming Oceania Junior Tennis Tournament in Auckland, New Zealand.
November 22 - FSMNOC and Pohnpei Sport held a 5-day workshop headed by Brian Minikin, Manager for Regional Sport Developmnet (ONOC).
August 1-10 - Pohnpei swimmer, Debra Daniel, successfully bagged 7 Gold and 6 Silver in the women's swimming competition at the 7th Micronesia Games held in Palau.