Today (19th May, 2023) marks a significant milestone as we stand exactly six months away from the highly anticipated Opening Ceremony of the upcoming Sol2023 Pacific Games.
Around this time (7:00pm), 184 days away, the world will witness the Opening Ceremony of the first ever Pacific Games to be held in Honiara, the national capital of Solomon Islands.
The country looks forward to hosting an exciting event and in doing so welcoming 5000 plus athletes from 24 pacific island nations and territories come November 19th to December 2nd this year.
The much-anticipated sporting event has garnered excitement and anticipation amongst Solomon Islanders both within Honiara, the provinces and internationally.
The Games Organizing Committee has revealed that preparations have intensified the past few weeks – adding that progress is still on track.
GOC Media Officer, Ezmie Oge said, “We are only six months out, we are racing against time, however all our preparations are well on track as planned.
“We are confident of hosting and delivering a memorable Games for the Pacific and for Solomon Islands,” she said.