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Flag Presentation Ceremony for the Hong Kong, China Delegation to 1st ANOC World Beach Games

04.10.2019

The Flag Presentation Ceremony for the Hong Kong, China Delegation to 1st ANOC World Beach Games (AWBG) was held at President’s Office, 2/F, Olympic House today.

The Federation is honored to have Mrs. TSE LING Kit Ching, Cherry, JP, Permanent Secretary for Home Affairs, Home Affairs Bureau, accompanied by Mr. Mohammed Al-Kuwari, Consul General of the State of Qatar in Hong Kong, to present the HKSAR Flag to Mr. Timothy T. T. FOK, GBS, JP, President of Sports Federation & Olympic Committee of Hong Kong, China (SF&OC), Mr. Ronnie M. C. WONG, BBS, JP, Hon. Secretary General of SF&OC and Dr. Karl C. KOWK, BBS, Chef de Mission of Hong Kong, China Delegation to the 1st AWBG. The Ceremony remarked the blessing and support from all guests and the Hong Kong people to the Delegation.

The 1st AWBG will be hosted in Doha, Qatar from 12 to 16 October 2019. Over 1,200 elite athletes from 97 countries and regions are expected to come together to showcase a variety of beach, water and action sports. 5 athletes of the Hong Kong, China Delegation will compete in Aquatics-Swimming (Open Water 5km) and Karatedo (Individual Kata). The Opening Ceremony will commence, with 7 days to go, on 12 October, while Hong Kong, China Team will compete on 12 and 13 October. For updates of the delegation, please visit the Federation website at http://www.hkolympic.org/.

The Federation would like to take this opportunity to express our heartfelt thanks to all the supporting organizations and sponsors, including Home Affairs Bureau, Leisure and Cultural Services Department, Cathay Pacific Airways Limited, FILA Marketing (Hong Kong) Limited and Fitness First (Hong Kong) Limited.

Lastly, the Federation would like to take this chance to wish our athletes great success in the 1st ANOC World Beach Games.

Issued by:       Sports Federation & Olympic Committee of Hong Kong, China
Date:              4 October 2019

Appendix: List of Hong Kong, China Participation to 1st ANOC World Beach Games

List of Hong Kong, China Participation to 1st ANOC World Beach Games.pdf