“Peace of mind is always reassuring as we want our athletes focused on their preparations and participation at the Games”, these were the words echoed by Deputy Secretary General Andrew Lepani of the Papua New Guinea Olympic Committee upon the official announcement of the Capital Insurance Group pledging its support to Team PNG for the upcoming Pacific Games in Samoa next week.
As part of its long-term sponsorship of Team PNG and the PNG Olympic Committee, Capital Insurance has provided medical and travel insurance cover for Team PNG athletes and officials who are traveling and participating in the 16th Pacific Games in Samoa commencing on July 7th.
Chief Insurance Officer, David Lee commended Team PNG and reiterated Capital Insurance’s ongoing support “We want the team to be focused and not worry about other issues, so we are pleased to provide this support and be part of the team and their Games success with our ongoing contribution and support”.
Lee continued, “Capital Insurance is the Pacific’s Insurer and so we are proud to be associated with Team PNG to the Pacific’s largest sporting event, the Pacific Games. On behalf of the company and our staff, I wish Team PNG all the best at the Games. We are glad our insurance coverage will contribute to their success.”
“With a team size of close to 500, insurance is such an important part of ensuring the well-being of our athletes and officials and it is fantastic that Capital Insurance is behind Team PNG once again to cover our athletes and officials” said Lepani.