Cambodian Athletes Departs for Training in China

Cambodia has sent 159 national athletes for 6-month training in China commencing this month, according to the National Olympic Committee of Cambodia (NOCC).

Speaking at the send-off ceremony held on Sept. 13, H.E. Vath Chamroeun, NOCC Secretary General encouraged the Cambodian athletes to work very hard to get themselves ready for the 32nd SEA Games in Cambodia.

Economic and Commercial Counsellor of the Chinese Embassy to Cambodia Mr. Wu Guoquan said that through the training, the Cambodian athletes will practice with the Chinese athletes.

China also supports necessary materials for the training to the Cambodian athletes, he added.

He stressed that the support reaffirms comprehensive partnership between the two countries and will further promote mutual understanding.

Source: Agency Kampuchea Press