Press Conference of FIVB Volleyball World Grand Prix-Hong Kong 2013 presented by Watsons has been successfully held

Volleyball Association of Hong Kong, China (VBAHK) has successfully held a press conference on 5 June at Harbour Grand Kowloon, announcing that the 2013 FIVB World Grand Prix- HK Leg will take place from 9-11 August, 2013 and tickets will be available at URBTIX outlets on 24 June. Miss Zhao Ruirui, the former player of China Team and Olympic Gold Medalist, has shown up in the event as the event ambassador.

VBAHK is most honorable to have the support of Watsons as the Title Sponsor again and the Major Sports Event Committee by awarding the tournament with “M” Mark status. Miss Petty Lai, The Principal Assistant Secretary for Home Affairs( Recreation and Sport Division) said” it has been six years for this prestigious event to be awarded the “M” mark, our team will provide all-round administrative as well as funding support so as to bring Hong Kong people again a spectacular international sports event. ”

Miss Petty Lai, Principal Assistant Secretary for Home Affairs( Recreation and Sport Division) was giving a speech at the press conference.

A series of promotional activities will be organized as the prelude of the World Grand Prix, including the community beneficial activity – “Watsons Love and Care Volleyball Campaign by the China Team Player”. Besides, VBAHK will partner with Watsons to organize the “Health & Beauty” Mini Movie Contest to promote the four participating teams through social networking sites.

Special thanks are conveyed to all units which have given support to this event, Volleyball Association of Hong Kong, China would determinedly make every effort, hoping to provide the public to enjoy this spectacular sports event.

A kick off ceremony was held by all officiating guest.

Four TVB artists shown up to support and promote this spectacular event.