The Lithuanian NOC today presented to R. David Balbirnie, European Hockey Federation Member of Honour the “Merit of Olimpism” medal in recognition of his commitment to promoting hockey throughout Europe and in particular for his services to Lithuanian hockey during his years as Hon. General Secretary of the EHF.
Ms. Daina Gudzineviciute expreses her sincere thanks to David for his great contribution and wished him well in his future activities.
R. David Balbirnie said it was a great honour to receive this award and he accepted it on behalf of the European hockey family.
Photograph: R.David Balbirnie receives his award from Dania Gudineviciute, LNOC President