President: Lord Tupou
Vice President-Finance: Lord Sevele
Vice Presidents (5):
1. ‘Amanaki Fakakovikaetau
2. Michael Bloomfield
3. Lord Vaea
4. Viola Ulakai
5. Sione Taumoepmore
Letters of Condolences on the passing of King George Tupou V have poured in from across the globe including from IOC President Jacques Rogges. Below is an excerpt from this letter.
After frantic efforts to get his visa issued in time and landing in Mumbai just six hours before his fight, the Tongan giant Uaine Fa ensured all the work done by the people who got him there was not in vain as he won his debut WSB match against Arslanbek Makhmudov of Dynamo Moscow last weekend.
TASANOC has confirmed that the Olympic Day 2012 will be held in the outer island groups of Ha'apai. This event will be held in conjunction with the Ha'apai Zone Games, designed to develop sport for the island. The games will consist of both traditional sports such as coconut husking (hokaniu) and Olympic sports such as rugby 7's. Olympic Day will take place on June 23rd and the Ha'apai Game will be on June June 20th - 22nd.more
There lesss than 200 days, or, as the Secretary General explains '29 Fridays' from the end of this week before the Opening Ceremony of the XXX Olympic Games which will be held in London from 27th July to 12th August. As from last Monday, LOCOG was celebrating the 200 days to go before the starting of the Games.