Sports Federation & Olympic Committee of Hong Kong, China prepares for Virtual Sports Carnival debut at 64th Festival of Sport
The first ever Virtual Sports Carnival at the Sports Federation & Olympic Committee of Hong Kong, China Festival of Sport (FOS) will take place on 24 and 25 April.
At the Virtual Opening Carnival, there will be abundant programmes available for the public from all ages and sectors to participate, including 20 virtual sports exhibition booths, sports demonstration sessions offered by various sports associations, as well as the online interactive chats with Hong Kong athletes.
The 64th FOS got underway with an Opening Ceremony on 14 April at Olympic House. The Opening Ceremony was officiated by Mr. Timothy FOK Tsun-ting, President of Sports Federation & Olympic Committee of Hong Kong, China, Mr. Tony YUE Kwok-leung, Chairperson of Festival of Sport Organizing Committee and Ms. Ida LEE Bik-sai, Deputy Director (Leisure Services) of Leisure and Cultural Services Department.
In the opening address at the opening ceremony of the 64th FOS, Mr. FOK said, “FOS has been an annual local mega sport event since the 1950s. It aims to unite our community through participation and thus to give us the strength to conquer the plague. We, therefore, staged multiple sports activities with sports associations and enforced the positive attitude prerequisite in the rebound. By doing so in safety, we contribute to the recovery through sports whose message rings of health and hope.”
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