Hong Kong Delegation ready for the Incheon 2013 Asian Indoor Martial Arts Games
Led by Mr. Karl C. KWOK, MH, Chef de Mission (CDM) of the Hong Kong, China Delegation to the 4th AIMAG and Mr. PANG Chung, SBS, BBS, Hon. Secretary General of the Sports Federation & Olympic Committee of Hong Kong, China, the Hong Kong Delegation departed to Incheon for the Asian Indoor Martial Arts Games (AIMAG) today by taking Korean Airline.
This is the first multi-sports Games that Hong Kong participated in 2013. Mr. PANG said that, with the leadership of Mr. Karl KWOK, an experienced CDM who also served the same post in Vietnam 2009 Asian Indoor Games, he hoped that the Delegation would perform well and made a good start preparing for the coming Asian Youth Games, National Games and East Asian Games to be held in the coming few months.
Hong Kong will be sending a total of 67 athletes to participate in 7 sports events, namely the Baduk (Go), Billiard Sports, Bowling, Dancesport, Futsal, Muay and Short Course Swimming 25M. The Federation would like to express our heartfelt appreciation to Home Affairs Bureau and Leisure and Cultural Services Department for their support. Special thanks should also go to FILA Marketing (Hong Kong) Limited for its sponsorship of sportswear and Korean Air for its sponsorship of discount air tickets to the Hong Kong, China Delegation. Lastly, the Federation would like to take this chance to wish all our athletes great success in the 4th AIMAG.
Issued by: Sports Federation & Olympic Committee of Hong Kong, China
Date: 27 June 2013