In order to prepare thoughtfully the CDM meeting of the 5th Asian Beach Games hosted by Da Nang City, recently in Hanoi, Mr. Vuong Bich Thang, Gen. Director of Vietnam Sports Administration, chaired the meeting with the Operating Centre and dealing units. Attending the meeting are Mr. Tran Duc Phan, Deputy Gen. Director of Vietnam Sports Administration, Pro. Hoang Vinh Giang, Standing Deputy Chairman of Vietnam Olympic Committee.
According to report of the Operating Centre, CDM meeting will be happened in Royal Latus Hotel, Da Nang City from June, 1st to 3rd, 2016 with participants from OCA, other related unites and committee, CDM and escorted officials from 45 national Olympic committees and hosted country.
Up to now, preparing works have been implementing by the Operating Centre and Vietnam Olympic Committee. The details of the preparation have been given to specific sub – committees and staff. The host unit – Da Nang city is actively co-coordinating with other related units for the meeting.
At the CDM meeting, representatives from 45 national and regional Olympic committees of Asia will focus on matters dealing to the Games as protocols, competition venues, preparing works and necessary guideline to the Games.
The meeting is considered as an important impetus for Da Nang to continue promoting the beauty of culture, and people of Vietnam to international friends, as well as develop tourism.
During the meeting, the delegation will visit the venues of Opening and Closing Ceremony, the competition venues of the Games (ABG5 will host 14 sports such as Kabaddi, men's Soccer, volleyball, Handball, Basketball, Sepaktakraw, martial arts, wrestling, shuttlecock, petanque, Body Building, wood balls, Rowing and Athletics), as well as accommodation .
The competition venues have also been examined, selected and prepared of 4 clusters: Bien Dong Park, My Khe Beach, intersection of Pham Van Dong and Vo Nguyen Giap, Son Thuy beach. There will be expected about 10,000 people attending ABG5, including 3,100 athletes and 1,500 coaches and officials from 45 delegations coming from countries and regions in Asia; 550 international managers and judges, technical officials, 900 referees in the country; 2,200 volunteers; 600 local and international journalists and security personnel, medical, transportation staff....
After listening to the comments from the members attending the meeting, Mr. Vuong Bich Thang, General Director of Vietnam Sports Administration required the Operating Centre and Vietnam Olympic Committee jointly synthetic reviews, trip reports prepared by the subcommittees and expeditiously complete implementation of preparatory work to ensure the best conditions for the great success of ABG5 CDM meeting. At the same time, the General Director Vuong Bich Thang requested sub committees serving for ABB5 to make the full preparation to be able to respond adequately and making the settlement work best when answer the question posed by OCA as well as participants at the meeting this time.