The Chinese mainland Olympic delegation arrives in Hong Kong on August 27, 2016. [Photo: Chinanews.com]
The Chinese mainland Rio Olympic delegation kicked off their three-day visit in Hong Kong on Saturday. A 64-member team, including 42 Olympic champions and five renowned coaches, is set to participate in three public sessions, meeting tens of thousands of fans in the city. The delegation will also go on to visit neighboring Macau.
It has been a tradition since the Athens Olympic Games in 2004, that the mainland's Olympic athletes pay a visit to Hong Kong.