Welcome Home Ceremony for the Hong Kong Delegation to the Indonesia 2018 Asian Para Games
The Hong Kong Delegation attended the Welcome Home Ceremony hosted by the Hong Kong Special Administrative Region Government at Hong Kong International Airport in the afternoon of 14 October.
The Hong Kong Delegation won a record-breaking total of 48 medals, comprising 11 gold, 16 silver and 21 bronze, finishing 10th in the overall medal tally. NG Chak Lin, Chef de Mission of the Hong Kong Delegation commended the athletes for their outstanding performance. “I believe that the public also witnessed the brilliant achievement of Hong Kong athletes. Compared with the previous Games, the number of gold, silver and bronze medals increased. I am satisfied with the results and it is a great encouragement to the Hong Kong Delegation,” he said. The Chef de Mission added that the Home Affairs Bureau launched the Pilot Scheme for Elite Vote Support System for Disability Sports at the end of last year, which enabled athletes to concentrate on the training. The Hong Kong Delegation’s remarkable results reflected the positive effects of the Scheme. He looked forward to the cooperation among various parties during the preparation for Tokyo 2020 Paralympic Games and expected a breakthrough performance.