On December 7th, 2023 Guangdong-Hong Kong-Macao Greater Bay Area Badminton Invitational Tournament came to a successful conclusion in Guangzhou Gymnasium. Sixteen elite teams from Hong Kong, Macau, Guangzhou, Shenzhen, Zhuhai, Dongguan, Zhongshan, Jiangmen, Zhaoqing and several provincial trade unions gathered in Guangzhou to attend the badminton appointment, presenting a sports feast for badminton fans in the Bay Area.
Du Ling, member and vice chairman of Guangdong Federation of Trade Unions, Qiu Yicheng, vice chairman of Hong Kong Federation of Trade Unions, Liang Sunxu, vice chairman of Macao Federation of Trade Unions, Chen Yaoguang, second-class inspector of Hong Kong and Macao Affairs Office of Guangdong Provincial People’s Government, Zhu Chengzhi, deputy secretary and executive vice chairman of Guangzhou Federation of Trade Unions, Yin Hongliang, member and vice chairman of Guangzhou Federation of Trade Unions, attended the event and presented awards to the winners.
Organized by Guangdong Federation of Trade Unions, Hong Kong Federation of Trade Unions, Macau Federation of Trade Unions, Guangzhou Federation of Trade Unions, and assisted by Guangzhou Yuancun Workers’ Cultural Palace, this competition aims to actively implement the national fitness strategy, broaden the platform for workers in Guangdong, Hong Kong and Macao to learn, communicate and serve, enrich the cultural and sports life of workers in Greater Bay Area, and inspire Greater Bay Area workers to contribute to the high-quality development of the Bay Area with more enthusiasm, stronger physique and better state.
Mixed team events (men’s singles, women’s singles, men’s doubles, women’s doubles and mixed doubles) were set up in this competition, and the group round robin was held. On the court, the athletes were full of energy, cooperated tacitly, defended and restrained, and tried their best to fight hard, smash vigorously, block brilliantly and save the ball dangerously. Badminton fluttered in mid-air, and the score was chasing after each other in the swing. The killing sound, cheers and shouts came and went on the court, which set off the climax of the competition.
After a wonderful competition, the Shenzhen Federation of Trade Unions team won the championship of this competition. Guangzhou Federation of Trade Unions and Zhuhai Federation of Trade Unions won the second and third place respectively.
The competition not only provides badminton lovers with more platforms for sports exchanges, but also promotes sports cultural exchanges and cooperation among cities in Greater Bay Area, fully demonstrating the cohesion of Guangdong-Hong Kong-Macao Greater Bay Area.
In the future, Guangzhou Trade Union will join hands with its sister cities in the Bay Area, strengthen coordination and linkage, actively build a service platform for employees’ exchanges in Greater Bay Area urban agglomeration, play a greater role in promoting high-quality development and promoting the construction of the Bay Area, and make greater contributions to building a world-class Bay Area and a world-class urban agglomeration.
South+reporter Wang Yiqing
Correspondent sui gongxuan
[Author] Wang Yiqing
[Source] Southern Newspaper Media Group South+Client