2nd Meeting of the OCA Coordination Committee for Macau 2007, 2nd Asian Indoor Games to be held in Macau 2006-04-20  MAIGOC

  The 2nd Meeting ofthe OCA Coordination Committee for Macau 2007, 2nd Asian Indoor Games will be held in theHeadquarters of MAIGOC (Macao 2nd Asian IndoorGames Organising Committee) from 18th to 21st April.

  During this period, MAIGOC will be meeting with thedelegates of OlympicCouncil of Asia and the International Federations and Asian Federations representatives of the 15 sports of the Games. This is to ensure the competition organization ofthe designated sports, which includes Aerobics, Billiards, Bowling,Chess, DanceSport, Dragon and Lion Dance, Electronic Sports, Extreme Sports, Futsal, Hoop Takraw, Indoor Athletics, Indoor Cycling,Indoor Hockey, Muay and Swimming - Short Course 25 meters, to be aligned withthe standard set by OCA and IF/AF. Besides, the 3rd Asian IndoorGames host city Vietnamwill also send observers to the meeting for their preparation of the Games.

  The four-day event will include a general meeting, followed by venuetours and sport technicalmeetings. It is believed that the meetings will enableattendants to have better understanding for the preparation of the Games, especially in the aspect of competition. TechnicalHandbooks of the Games will be distributed for review; and discussion will be made on fields ranging fromsport equipments, competition human resources, trainings and test events, furthermore, venue of every sport will beinspected.

  After the approval of the 15 sports for the 2nd Asian Indoor Games in the 45th OCA Executive Board meeting in Kuwait thisMarch, the 2nd Meeting of the OCA Coordination Committee for theGames was also decided right after to be held in Macau.The meeting aims to settle the planning for the competition organization of theGames.