Welcome Session of the 3rd Summer Youth Olympic Games held in Buenos Aires, Argentina

5 October 2018, Buenos Aires: The Team Welcome Session for all Delegations to the 3rd Summer Youth Olympic Games was held at the Village Square of the Youth Olympic Village in Buenos Aires today.


Mr. WONG Po Kee, MH, Chef de Mission of the Hong Kong, China Delegation attended the Welcome Session with the Hong Kong, China Delegation members. The Organizing Committee welcomed all participants with traditional Argentine music led by performers and the Young Change-Makers. Dr. Thomas BACH, President of the International Olympic Committee, also joined with the young athletes to enjoy the show.


The Opening Ceremony will be held at the Obelisk, Av. 9 de Julio at 8:00 p.m. Argentina time tomorrow (7 October 2018, 7:00 a.m. Hong Kong time). Fencer Ms. HSIEH Kaylin Sin Yan will be the Flag Bearer, who will join with the rest of the Hong Kong, China Team members to attend the Opening Ceremony.


The competition schedule and results will be uploaded to the dedicated webpage (https://2018yog.hkolympic.org


Issued by:   Sports Federation & Olympic Committee of Hong Kong, China

Issue Date:  5 October 2018