Return of Hong Kong Delegation from the Incheon 2013 Asian Indoor and Martial Arts Games
The Incheon 2013 Asian Indoor and Martial Arts Games (AIMAG) was concluded yesterday (6 July 2013). The main group of the Hong Kong, China Delegation returned to Hong Kong in the afternoon today (7 July 2013) with outstanding results by attaining 17 medals, including 3 Gold, 4 Silver and 10 Bronze in the five sports events, i.e. Billiard Sports, Bowling, DanceSport, Muay and Short Course Swimming, placed at 8th in the medal tally (Their outstanding achievements are summarized at Appendix). In addition, the Swimming Team broke four Hong Kong records in the Games.
Led by Mr. Karl C. KWOK, MH, Chef de Mission, Ms. Vivien C.C. LAU, BBS, JP, Deputy Chef de Mission and Mr. PANG Chung, SBS, BBS, Hon. Secretary General of the Sports Federation & Olympic Committee of Hong Kong, China, the Delegation with 67 athletes participated in 7 sports events, namely the Baduk (Go), Billiard Sports, Bowling, DanceSport, Futsal, Muay and Short Course Swimming in the AIMAG. The Federation would like to take this opportunity to congratulate all the athletes and wish them continued success in future competitions. Under the Federation, AIMAG has started a series of multi-sports Games that Hong Kong will participate in 2013, kicking off an omen to start off in the coming Asian Youth Games in Nanjing and East Asian Games in Tianjin to be held in coming August and October.
The Federation would like to express our heartfelt appreciation to the Home Affairs Bureau and the 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 discount air tickets to the Hong Kong Delegation.
Issued by: Sports Federation & Olympic Committee of Hong Kong, China
Date: 7 July 2013
Download attachment: Full Result as of 20130706.pdf