Shan Zhaojian, Lim Chee Wah and Xu Da Receive the Certificate of Outstanding Contribution Award for "Friends of Winter Olympics"

2017-11-02

On October 28, the "Beijing Zhangjiakou Winter Olympic Development Forum 2017" was held in Chongli, Hebei Province. At the forum, the Organizing Committee presented the Certificate of Outstanding Contribution Award for "Friends of Winter Olympics" to Shan Zhaojian, Lim Chee Wah and Xu Da.

Wei Jizhong, Honorary Director of the Beijing Zhangjiakou 2022 Olympic Winter Games Research Center and former Chairman of the Beijing Olympic Economy Research Association (BOERA) and Ye Qiaobo, China's first Winter Olympic medalist presented the certificate to the winners.

According to Chen Jian, Director of BOERA, the selection is a pure public event aimed to promote the preparations for the Beijing 2022 Winter Olympic Games (Beijing 2022), boost the regional economy, advance the development of the winter sports industry and promote Olympic spirit, thus drawing more social attention to Beijing 2022 preparations and advancing the preparatory work smoothly. Selection criterion: contributing to the Winter Olympic bid; contributing to the Olympic venue of Chongli and Yanqing; contributing to the development of China's winter sports industry; contributing to the promotion of Olympic spirit.

Lim Chee Wah far in Malaysia entrusted Benno Nager, COO of Genting Resort Secret Garden to deliver an acceptance speech.

(Source: sports.people.com.cn)