Xinhua News Agency, Tbilisi, November 23rd Interview: China will definitely dedicate a successful Winter Olympics to the world-Interview with Georgian Olympic Committee Vice Chairman Kabalelli
Xinhua News Agency reporter Li Ming
In an exclusive interview with Xinhua News Agency reporters in Tbilisi, Vice Chairman of the Georgian Olympic Committee, Mamuka Kabalelli said that Beijing successfully hosted the 2008 Summer Olympics and will surely dedicate a successful Winter Olympics to the world.
Cabareli said that as everyone knows, the 2008 Beijing Summer Olympics achieved great success. Based on this, people have reason to believe that the 2022 Beijing Winter Olympics will also be highly praised by the international sports community.
Cabareli said that facing the huge challenges posed by the global new crown epidemic, China is well aware of the great significance of hosting a successful Winter Olympics to people all over the world.
He said: “I believe that the People’s Republic of China and the Chinese Olympic Committee will be able to successfully complete the task of hosting the Winter Olympics, just as China successfully responded to the new crown epidemic.”
He said that in response to the special situation brought about by the new crown epidemic, China has made many flexible and scientific epidemic prevention arrangements in the preparation of the Winter Olympics. These necessary measures will effectively protect the health and safety of athletes and spectators during the Winter Olympics. The scientific, responsible, and serious attitude shown by China in preparing for the Winter Olympics has won the recognition of the people of the world.
Cabareli said that Georgia’s winter sports are developing rapidly. Georgian athletes have achieved great results in participating in the Winter Olympics and have won many tickets for the Beijing Winter Olympics. The Beijing Winter Olympics will strongly promote the popularization and progress of snow sports in Georgia in the future, and will drive the development of related industries.
He said that the Georgian Olympic Committee is very much looking forward to in-depth exchanges and cooperation with Chinese counterparts, learning from China’s beneficial experience in successfully hosting the Olympic Games, and pushing Georgia to make more progress in hosting large-scale international events.