Nearly half of the schedule of the Beijing Winter Paralympics has been highly recognized
Xinhua News Agency’s “March 8” International Working Women’s Day is the fourth competition day after the opening of the Beijing Winter Paralympics. At the press conference held on the 8th, the International Paralympic Committee and the Beijing Winter Olympics Organizing Committee extended festive wishes to the female athletes, officials, staff, volunteers and media reporters participating in the Beijing Winter Paralympics. He said that the Beijing Winter Paralympics has been highly recognized by all relevant parties in terms of event organization and operation, venue service guarantee, etc.
Craig Spence, spokesman for the International Paralympic Committee, congratulated the Beijing Organizing Committee. For example, he said that since the start of the competition, a meeting of the heads of delegation has been held every day to negotiate and solve various problems. From the experience of previous competitions, this meeting usually lasts for several hours, but the head of the delegation meeting in Beijing the day before only opened. It was over in 22 minutes. “Everyone basically did not report any problems. The team leaders expressed their admiration for the smooth running of the event and the concern of the organizing committee for the athletes.”
Yang Shuan, vice-chairman of the Beijing Winter Olympics Organizing Committee, said that as of the 7th, the Beijing Winter Paralympics has held three full competition days, and 36 of the 78 events have started, resulting in 34 gold medals.
“Judging from the running of the events over the past three days, I am very proud to tell you that all participating athletes, officials, the International Paralympic Committee and the Paralympic Winter Sports Federation have given their support to the organization and operation of the Beijing Winter Paralympic Games. Highly appraised.” Yang Shuan said, “Everyone thinks that our stadium is very good, the quality of snow and ice is very good, the organization and operation of the event is very good, the service work is very good, including our city operation has also exceeded everyone’s expectations. “
Yang Shuan said that all relevant parties also spoke highly of the barrier-free facilities of the Beijing Winter Paralympic Games. “This fully reflects our society’s concern, care and tolerance for disabled people. Providing the best service for disabled friends is a very important aspect of our entire event organization.”
Source: Xinhua News Agency Author: Editor: Wang Hao