The "XI Olympic Mini Jocs of the Marina Alta" began with the opening ceremony that was attended by the General Director of Sports, Mateo Castellá and the municipal authorities of all participating delegations.
As usual the event began with a parade on the track of the municipal sports center of Denia, who led the young band's musical group of Dénia, followed by the Olympic flag and each of the participating delegations.
Later students of the Escola de Teatre Comarcal made a small representation of sports theme. The event continued with an emotional moment as the Olympic oath was made, a referee, a coach and an athlete who served to bring out the nobility and especially the cleanliness of the competition. The three made a commitment to compete and administer justice in the most fair way possible.
It was the turn of the speeches, the first to speak was the president of CEMA, Antonio Reig who he was grateful to all who make it possible to hold this event.
The Director General of Sports of Valencia, Mateo Castellá again present at the event and stressed its parliament of the importance of sport in society and wish you all a good competition.
The Mayor of Dénia, Ana KringeAs host of the games welcomed all participants and guests during the weekend they will be competing.
One of the moments of greatest excitement was when the Olympic torch at the sports center hand several relievers, entered as the last one of the great figures of Dianense sport, Miguel Signes, world champion in the sport of Wushu, which was who proceeded to the lighting of the cauldron that will keep the Olympic flame until Sunday at noon when they finish the games.
Level preemergence 3 end of the Government for forest fire risk forced the suspension fireworks provided in this event.