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The IOC presents the gold medal to Alejandro Blanco: “I receive it with immense pride”

The International Olympic Committee wanted to reward Alexander White for his management in the creation of the first sports center for refugees, located in Getafe, to try to help in the social integration of people who have fled their country for various reasons. The president of the Spanish Olympic Committee he was delighted by such recognition.

«With immense pride I receive the gold medal of the WATCH, which recognizes a project that I dreamed of for a long time, “he began by explaining Alejandro Blanco, that in 2021 he could see how one of his dreams came true with the inauguration of that sports center for refugees in Getafe named after the president of the COE.

“The Refugee Center it is a symbol with which sport extends its borders ”, added a Alexander White that it is clear that this project will help the integration of refugees, at the same time that it facilitates their access to the practice of sport.

“Thanks to WATCH and its president, Thomas Bach, to recognize it, “he concluded Alejandro Blanco, that next to his message he published a photograph in which he posed with the president of the International Olympic Committee and with the gold medal that he has received in recognition of his work.

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