The 1st IPSC Action Air World Shooting Championship had officially opened on the 29th of June, 2018.
The event have started of by the performance of the joint Orchestra from Diocesan Boys’ School and Maryknoll Convent School, followed by the entrance of the 500 competitors and International Range Officers from 18 countries and regions.
HKPSA President Ms Emily Ngan gave our a welcoming speech to the guest and competitors, and an inspiring speech from the Honorable Edward YAU, Secretary for Commerce and Economic Development of the Hong Kong SAR Government.
The IPSC President Mr Vitaly KRYUCHIN, then announce the start of the World Shooting Championship follow by a transitional Lion Dance.
The Hon Edward YAU, GBS, JP, Secretary for Commerce and Economic
• Ms. Michelle LI, JP, Director of Leisure and Cultural Services
• Ms. Janice TSE, JP, Director of Home Affairs
• Mr. Joe WONG, JP, Commissioner for Tourism
• Mr. Alexander Viktorovich KOZLOV, Consul-General of Russia
• Mr. Vitaly KRYUCHIN, President of International Practical Shooting
• Mr. Dino EVANGELINOS, President of International Range Officer Association,
International Practical Shooting Confederation
• Ms. Emily NGAN, President of Hong Kong Practical Shooting Association
• Mr. Wilfred NG, SBS, MH, JP, Vice-Chairman of Major Sports Events Committee
• Dr. Raymond LEE, SBS, JP, Chairman of Lee & Man Paper Manufacturing Ltd
• Ms. Shelley LEE, GBS, OBE, JP, Former Permanent Secretary for Home Affairs
• Dr. Bunny CHAN, GBS, JP, Chairman of Kwun Tong District Council
• Mr. Edgar YANG, Honorary Deputy Secretary General, Sports Federation &
Olympic Committee of HK, China and HK Auxiliary Police Force Commandant
• Mr. Karoly KRIZSAN, Air Shooting Director of International Practical Shooting Confederation
• Mr. Xiaopeng LI, Olympic gold medalist
• Miss Pearl SHEK, Director of Nara Thai Cuisine