Hard Training Encouraged Among Gymnastics Athletes toward SEA Games
AKP Phnom Penh, January 21, 2021 --
The President of Cambodian Gymnastics Federation has urged Cambodian athletes to train hard to get ready for the SEA Games 2023 hosted by Cambodia.
H.E. Thong Khon, Minister of Tourism and President of Cambodian Gymnastics Federation made the point when addressing the closing ceremony of National Gymnastics Championship 2020 held here at the Olympic National Stadium on Jan. 19.
For the upcoming SEA Games, 100 Cambodian athletes, including 10 gymnastics, will also get trained in China, he said.
The minister underlined that their success means a lot for the image of Cambodia, particularly when the country will host the games.
The SEA Games and ASEAN Para Games in 2023, he continued, will help disseminate and promote Cambodia’s tourism sector attracting more and more visitors to the country.
Article in Khmer by Heng Nalin
Article in English by Lim Nary