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Published: 10:17, December 04, 2021 | Updated: 17:23, December 04, 2021
Residents queue early for Olympians' demonstration
By Wang Zhan
Published:10:17, December 04, 2021 Updated:17:23, December 04, 2021 By Wang Zhan

People line up for sports demonstrations by mainland Olympics at the Queen Elizabeth Stadium, Wan Chai, Hong Kong, Dec 4, 2021. (EDMOND TANG / CHINA DAILY)

HONG KONG - Long queues snaked outside the Queen Elizabeth Stadium in Wang Chai early Saturday morning, with eager Hong Kong residents, young and old, rubbing their hands for performance to be put up by visiting mainland Olympians. Kids are particularly excited, frolicking while browsing a booklet, doing homework for the show. 

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Mainland athletes will show their fencing, gymnastic, table tennis and badminton skills at the stadium, while another demonstration of diving and swimming will be held at Victoria Park Swimming Pool in Causeway Bay around the same time.

Hong Kong residents line up outside Queen Elizabeth Stadium, eager to catch Saturday’s demonstrations given by mainland Olympians.

People line up for sports demonstrations by mainland Olympics at the Queen Elizabeth Stadium, Wan Chai, Hong Kong, Dec 4, 2021. (EDMOND TANG / CHINA DAILY)

People line up for sports demonstrations by mainland Olympics at the Queen Elizabeth Stadium, Wan Chai, Hong Kong, Dec 4, 2021. (EDMOND TANG / CHINA DAILY)


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