Source: CCTV.com

01-29-2007 08:34

Before the opening of the 6th Asian Winter games, China have raised their flag in another ceremony. The country is aiming for a golden performance at the largest games-ever in Changcun..

The chief of the delegation Xiao Tian, Changchun city officials, and some athletes watched the flag go up. Former Winter Olympic gold medalist, short-track speed skater Wang Meng was also there.

China has the biggest delegation of 261. 81 men and 79 women athletes will compete in all 47 events in five sports during the 7-day tournament that runs through February 4th.

State Councilor Chen Zhili came by to cheer the speed skaters. She also visited the Wu Huan stadium to check on the preparations for the opening ceremony.

 

Editor:Du Xiaodan