Past President Lino Farrugia Sacco Passes Away

The Executive Board of the Maltese Olympic Committee offers its condolences to the Farrugia Sacco family following the demise of Judge Emeritus Lino Farrugia Sacco. 

Lino Farrugia Sacco was involved in Sports Administration for a long time during which he held the post of President of the Malta Tennis Federation, Treasurer of the European Tennis Association and Chairman of the Men’s Committee of the Association [1996 – 1999]. 

Subsequently he was elected as President of the Maltese Olympic Committee, a post he held between 1996 and 2013. 

He was President of the Malta Table Tennis Association  between 2015 and 2019. 

He was also Chairman of the Audit Committee of the European Olympic Committees, Executive Board Member of the Mediterranean Games, and Chairman of the Disciplinary Committee of the Anti-Doping Commission of the Mediterranean Games. He was also an Arbitrator of the Court of Arbitration of Sports – Lausanne.

May he rest in peace.