This past weekend the facilities of Cambrils Park Business & Events and the CE Futbol Salou hosted a general assembly prior to the 19th edition of the global tournament of lawyers Mundiavocat 2018, to be held in May next year in both Complexes. The meeting enabled the visitors to get to know, first hand, the facilities, and reaffirm their intention to celebrate the tournament on the Costa Daurada. The nineteenth edition, to be held May 4th to 13th, 2018, will be attended by more than 2,800 people. This tournament, designed by the Frenchman Vincent Pinatel in 1983, is biannual and brings together almost a hundred teams from more than 30 countries.
Both the Futbol Salou Complex and Cambrils Park, - the two of the same group, together with Camping & Resort Sangulí Salou; one of the most luxurious complexes on the Costa Daurada - are experienced in organising international sporting events and have hosted first division teams. For Mundiavocat 2018 the facilities are prepared to accommodate the participants of this international tournament with 8 professional football fields: two of natural grass, two of hybrid grass and four of artificial turf.
Get to know the Costa Daurada
The visit began on Friday evening with a dinner at the restaurant La Goleta in Salou attended by various political figures from the area, including the Mayor of Salou, Pere Granados, the President of the Board of Tourism of Salou, Benet Presas; one of the Managers of Mundiavocat, Pierre Lusinchi; and the Director of Accommodations, as representative of Cambrils Park Resort, Joan Anton.
After this first contact, the attendees met on Saturday morning to pay a visit to the facilities of Cambrils Park Business & Events, where they had the opportunity to see the different accommodations, restaurants and football fields of CE Futbol Salou. In the afternoon they met at the General Assembly in the Convention Centre and, in the evening, they repeated dinner; This time in the restaurant of Club Nàutic, Cambrils with political representatives from the coastal town, such as the Mayor, Camí Mendoza; The Tourism Director, Mercè Dalmau; The Director of the Tourist Board, Amèlia Rico; and the Head of Promotion of Costa Daurada, Francesc Bueno. On behalf of the Catalan Football Federation, the President, Andreu Subíes and the Territorial Delegate, Josep Vives, also attended.
To end the weekend, a friendly match was played at the facilities of CE Futbol Salou to test, in first person, the pitches and to get to know what will be the main stage of the event next year. In finishing, and before leaving, the group of lawyers celebrated an exclusive lunch in Cambrils Park Resort with all the attendees.
Starting up the Mundiavocat 2018
From this moment, preparation begins for the celebration of the Mundiavocat 2018, the world cup of soccer for lawyers from around the world to be held from May 4 to 13 at the Complex Esportiu Futbol Salou and at Cambrils Park Business & Events, two spaces that are adequate to accommodate a global event of these characteristics. This type of event will undoubtedly be one of the largest and most important to be hosted at Cambrils Park and will attract media attention on the Costa Daurada.