According to reports, the Chinese delegation has adopted three major measures to achieve “zero infection” of the epidemic.
Xinhua News Agency, Beijing, July 14th. Title: Gold Medal Maintains the First Sequence of Epidemics and Strive for “Zero Infection”
——Interview with Liu Guoyong, Secretary General of the Chinese Sports Delegation of the Tokyo Olympic Games
Xinhua News Agency reporters Zhang Zewei, Gao Meng, Wang Jingyu
The Chinese sports delegation for the Tokyo Olympics was formally established on the 14th. Liu Guoyong, secretary-general of the delegation and director of the Department of Competitive Sports of the State Sports General Administration, said in an interview with Xinhua News Agency reporters that the goals of the Chinese Legion include curbing the continuous decline of gold medals in recent Olympic Games. Trend, remain in the first sequence of the Olympic Corps, and strive to achieve “zero infection” of the epidemic.
Liu Guoyong said that the Tokyo Olympic Games is the largest overseas Chinese sports delegation participating in the Olympic Games. Chinese athletes will participate in 30 major events and 225 minor events, which is the largest number of overseas minor events. At present, the delegation is ready in all aspects and is ready to go. It is believed that under the leadership of the Party Central Committee and the State Council, with the support of the people of the whole country, the Chinese Legion will certainly live up to expectations and complete the Olympic Games’ goals and tasks.
“We want to achieve a double harvest of competition performance and spiritual civilization. Specifically, there are four aspects: one is to curb the trend of continuous decline in the recent Olympic gold medals; the other is to strive for better results in the competition with the strong players. , To remain in the first rank of the Olympic team; the third is to ensure that there are no doping incidents and game style issues, and to play the spirit of the Chinese team; the fourth is to strive to achieve’zero infection’ of the epidemic.”
Liu Guoyong analyzed the gold medal situation of the Chinese Army, and believed that advantageous events such as table tennis, badminton, diving, weightlifting, and shooting would continue to maintain their advantages. At the same time, some potential advantages of the Chinese team showed some bright spots, such as rowing and kayaking. It is an 8-person boat and 4-person boat. It has made rapid progress. The Chinese team has also obtained some qualifications for emerging sports such as rock climbing and skateboarding. Some ball sports, such as women’s rugby, women’s hockey, and women’s water polo, are in the quality of will, physical fitness, and skills. Tactics and other aspects have been greatly improved; taekwondo, karate, boxing, etc., will also have good performances.
The Tokyo Olympics is a special Olympics held in the context of the epidemic. Liu Guoyong said that the one-year postponement of the Olympic Games has an impact on competitive sports, especially on the teams preparing for the Tokyo Olympics in all aspects. First, it disrupted the rhythm of the entire game. Second, the number of international events has decreased. Third, there is less mutual understanding among players and teams. Fourth, many veteran athletes are facing retirement.
“But no matter what you say, the epidemic is fair to all athletes. We have also seen that under the epidemic, foreign athletes still have not relaxed their training, they are very self-disciplined, and have created a number of good results; Chinese athletes are also doing a good job in epidemic prevention. Under controlled circumstances, the closed training has been strengthened and good results have been achieved. I hope that in the Tokyo Olympics, the athletes can show their superb skills and good looks.” Liu Guoyong said.
The prevention and control of the epidemic is of vital importance to the Chinese delegation. He said: “The biggest variable and the biggest difficulty this time is the prevention and control of the epidemic. The Chinese delegation attaches great importance to the prevention and control of the epidemic and puts it in the work of the competition. First (location).”
According to reports, the Chinese delegation has adopted three major measures to achieve “zero infection” of the epidemic. The first is to establish and improve the epidemic prevention and control leadership mechanism. The head of the delegation, Gou Zhongwen, personally served as the leader of the epidemic prevention and control leading group; the delegation, the teams, and the front and rear have established a sound management system, and each team has epidemic prevention and control. Commissioner, the delegation also has a commissioner in charge of epidemic prevention and control, who is responsible for liaising with the Tokyo Olympic Organizing Committee. Secondly, to prevent and control its own epidemic situation, the vaccination rate of the members of the Chinese delegation reached 99.61%; at the same time, it must strictly abide by the regulations of the Tokyo Olympic Organizing Committee, and the Chinese delegation must be a model for epidemic prevention and control of the Tokyo Olympics. Third, establish an emergency mechanism. Whether athletes are on the court or in all links, if there is an epidemic, the delegation will actively respond.