Eugen Saracini, Appointed Rio 2016 Chief De Mission
The Kosovo Handball Federation President Eugen Saracini has been appointed as the Kosova team Chef de Mission (CDM) for the Olympic Games to be hosted in Rio de Janeiro in 2016.
This was decided by the Kosovo Olympic Committee, Executive Board.
Saracini, is well known journalist and head of the News and sports at RTV21 for Kosova, since 2002 was president of Prishtina Handball Club, vice Presiden of Kosovo Handball Federation. From 2012 He is President of Handball Federation of Kosovo. In his mandate , Kosovo Handball Federation become fully member of Europian Handball Federation and International Handball Federation. He is member of Executive Board of Kosovo Olympic Committee.
Saracini, has served in numerous International handball activities of Kosovo and KOK.
After Kosova Olympic Committee gain full membership in IOC, for the first time in history, Kosovar athletes will take place in Olympic games 2016. In RIO 2016 Kosovo will be represented in Judo, Athletic , Swimming and Shooting.