US President Joe Biden has sent a letter of appreciation to the organisers of The Word Games 2022. In his letter, Joe Biden stated:
“The United States is honored to host this year’s competition in Birmingham, Alabama – a city that has long inspired a common dream for a better world.”
He also addressed his letter to the athletes, praising their discipline, endurance and commitment, which he claims as inspiring for everyone. Joe Biden concluded his letter with the words:
“I applaud all those who made this wonderful event possible. I congratulate all the athletes of The World Games on your participation. You should all be proud of your accomplishments.”
The World Games is a multi-sport event staged every four years by the International World Games Association, organised with the support of the International Olympic Committee. The 11th edition of The World Games is held in Birmingham, Alabama, USA, 7-17 July 2022. 3,600 athletes from 34 sports and over 100 countries take part in The World Games.