December 18th – The Palau National Olympic Committee joined the Council of Chiefs’ annual regular meeting to show appreciation for their support on sports program in Palau, recently the 2018 9th Micronesian Games that was held in Yap. During the meeting, Palau NOC President Frank Kyota and Secretary General Baklai Temengil were able to make short presentation on what we have accomplished through sport throughout the year and what are we planning on moving forward in the upcoming years, which includes the upcoming Pacific Games next year in Samoa and Olympic Games 2020 in Tokyo. Lastly, Palau Noc honors and presented the Sports beyond Borders Award to the Council of Chiefs for their continuous guidance and support towards our athletes and sport programs both in and outside Palau.