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EOC mourns loss of Andorra Olympic Committee Vice President François Garcia Garcia

12 May 2020

It is with great sadness that the EOC learns of the loss of François Garcia Garcia, an outstanding sports personality in Andorra and a key figure in the development of sport in the country.

Garcia passed away at the age of 79 due to the Covid-19.

A valuable teacher, he will be always remembered for his long-lasting commitment to the spreading of educational values through sport.

He was also the President of the National Federation of Tennis (2005-2013) and of the National Olympic Academy (2008-2020).

In everything he did, his great passion for sport always shone through.

The EOC expresses its deepest sympathy and solidarity to the NOC of Andorra.