Suncity Group Supports: “Wushu Masters Challenge 2019” Press Conference Held
Suncity Group has been actively promoting the development of sports in Macao. This year, it continues to support the annual sports event “The Wushu Masters Challenge 2019” which is organized by the Sports Bureau of Macao Special Administrative Region Government and the Wushu General Association of Macao, co-organized by Macao Government Tourism Office, Cultural Affairs Bureau and Cultural Industry Fund. A press conference was held on July 16 at Macao Science Center to introduce the event and preparations.
The officiating guests included Pun Weng Kun, President of the Sports Bureau, Chan Weng Kit, Council Chairman of Wushu General Association of Macau, Chu Miu Lai, Administration Council member of Cultural Industries Fund, Grace Chen, Head of Advertising and Production Division of Macao Government Tourism Office, and Chong Siu Pang, representative of Cultural Affairs Bureau.
”The Wushu Masters Challenge 2019” is themed with three major martial arts (Dragon and Lion Dance, Routine, Sanda) where martial arts athletes from Macao and around the world to compete on the same stage, while making synergies between sports, tourism and culture, and further promoting exchanges and cooperation in the Greater Bay Area. The event will take place from August 1 to 4 in multiple locations such as Tap Seac Multi-sport Pavilion, Tap Seac Square and Iao Hon Garden. The forthcoming tournaments include “Suncity Group ICKF World Combat Championship – Macao”, “Belt and Road Dragon and Lion Dance Invitational Tournament”, “Sanda Challenger Competition”, “Wushu Summer Carnival”, “Wushu - Dragon and Lion Dance Parade” and the Closing Extravaganza. This year, a new competition “Greater Bay Area Kickboxing Invitational Tournament” co-organized by Macao-China Kickboxing Federation will also be added.
“The Wushu Masters Challenge 2019” aims to bring together martial arts athletes from Macao and around the world. Through the participation in different forms of sports activities integrating martial arts history, kungfu essence and traditional culture, citizens and tourists are encouraged to raise their awareness and interest in martial arts. Suncity Group hopes to contribute to the annual sports and tourism brand events in Macao by offering full support.