WFC2008 organizing committee´s recent press conference has become an unforgettable experience for every sports fan including sportswriters as invited guests were informed about the OC´s plans for upcoming period in the Prague´s Sazka Arena Hall Of Fame.
In addition to information on the progress of preparation of WFC´s individual sections and a report by the national team´s coach Zdeněk Skružný regarding the Euro Floorball Tour in Switzerland as well as upcoming program of the Czech team, journalists had also an opportunity to meet the representatives of the three major partners of Czech floorball and the WFC.
Fortuna sports betting office was represented by its Marketing Manager Mrs Lenka Kahalová who remarked: “For the first time since 1998 the Czech Republic is to host a major floorball tournament. Holding the WFC means that Czech floorball finally joined the company of other important sports events and will show a first-class national team to home fans. Fortuna is a traditional partner of sports and a long-term partner of the floorball league. We are glad to be able to contribute so that the WFC takes place here and will become one of the highlights of this season. We believe that national team has a chance to win a medal on the home ground – and that´s because of the support of growing number of fans."
Mr Jaroslav Černý, the spokesman for Škoda Auto, added: “Our company has become the WFC´s Official Partner as well as its Official Car. Twelve silver Škoda cars will make the WFC´s Official Car Fleet. Sponsorship of top international events belongs to our communication strategy.”
Mr Petr Moravec, Assistant General Manager of Czech Railways (ČD), informed the guests present about transportation conditions being prepared by the ČD for the championship: “As Official Partner and Official Carrier of the 2008 WFC we are going to ensure the transportation of all teams as well as of their equipment."
Mr Filip Šuman, the President of Czech Floorball Union (ČFbU), then brought the conference to a close on the behalf of the organization committee: “This year the whole of our effort is braced up towards the WFC which we would like to be the one to remember in the history of this sport. That is why the Czech Floorball Union gives a proud welcome to its partners in the 2008 WFC team. Signed partnerships are taken as a prestigious alliance of power and quality which guarantees a unique sports experience not only to floorball community but also nationwide.”