Notice

SF&OC Greater Bay Area Youth Sports Exchange Programme (Guangzhou)

28.12.2018

The “SF&OC Greater Bay Area Youth Sports Exchange Programme”, organized by the Sports Federation & Olympic Committee of Hong Kong, China (SF&OC), facilitated by the Liaison Office of the Central People’s Government in Hong Kong S.A.R., supported by the Sports Department of Guangdong Province and received by the Guangdong International Sports Exchange Center.  The inaugural programme commences the 3-day tour in Guangzhou today (28 December 2018).

Under the leadership of Mr. TONG Wai Lun, BBS, JP, Vice President of SF&OC as the Head of the delegation and Mr. WONG Po Kee, MH, Hon. Deputy Secretary General as the Deputy Head, 81 young athletes aged between 10 and 18 from three sports (badminton, judo, and swimming), together with other officials, a total of 101 delegation members join this event.

During the 3-day programme in Guangzhou, the delegation will receive training, undergo competition and exchange together with the youth team of the Guangdong Province in order to experience different training method and environment.  The Sports Department of Guangdong Province will also arrange national team athletes to share their sporting experience with and encourage the youth athletes.  To let the young athletes know more about the occasion of the 16th Asian Games which was hosted in Guangzhou in 2010, the delegation will also pay a visit to the Guangzhou Asian Games Museum and Haixinsha Park.

Issued by:       Sports Federation & Olympic Committee of Hong Kong, China

Issue Date:      28 December 2018