The Museu Olímpic i de l’Esport Joan Antoni Samaranch has been the venue of the Opening Ceremony presided by Marta Carranza, President of Fundació Barcelona Olímpica.
During the event has been awarded the winner of the fifth Edition of SpotSport, Josep Montserrat, who has received the award by David Casanova, Director of Daily Sport. There have been several tributes :
Valentí Huch, 96 years old, was given a Special Award in recognition of his long career as athlete. The Conmemorative Award was presented by Jordi Sans. Christian García, Director of CCMA Sports Area, received the award of Esport 3. Jordi Romañach, Communications and External Relations director –Catalonia- of El Corte Inglés received the award for the 75th Anniversary of the organization.
The public was then able to enjoy a first contact with audiovisuals that can been seen at Festival venues.