|WMF Youth Committee meeting Oct
The Youth Committee (YC) held its annual in the
WMF Sport Office in Bamberg, Germany on Saturday, October 17. On the agenda
were more or less regular issues such as reviewing the Youth European
Championships 2009 in Waldshut and some special themes resulting from it, e.g.
tournament mode and how to get more publicity for the championships.
The planning of the Youth World Championships and Youth Nations Cup
2010 was a central issue. Here the Sport Director Gerd Zimmermann, who joined
the meeting at the end as a guest, informed delegates about the latest
developments during the previous week, when he had visited the 2009 Sochi Open.
In the coming weeks there will be more information about travelling and
accommodation possibilities. The national federations and youth teams will be
Further, the YC discussed the current financial
frames resulting from the decisions taken by the WMF Delegates' Conference in
Odense as well as some minor issues before concentrating on the brainstorming
regarding the goals and development of the YC and international youth work
during this election period. The exact contents of the meeting will be
available when the minutes have been published.