This year’s 2030 sporting event to be kicked off next month

HCMC - The sixth Olympic 2030 sporting event for Vietnamese businesspeople will be held by the 2030 Business Club, an affiliate the Saigon Times Club, from November 8 to December 20.

2030 Business Club members and partners pose for a group photo at the launching ceremony of the sixth Olympic 2030 sporting event – PHOTOS: 2030 BUSINESS CLUB

Duong Quoc Dat, vice chairman of the 2030 Business Club and head of the organizing committee of the sporting event this year, said the forthcoming event would include 15 sports, including football, billiards, racing, Chinese chess, archery, table tennis, bowling, golf, swimming, tennis, badminton, boxing and stair running.

Tran Minh Hung (L), editor-in-chief of the Saigon Times Group, and Pham Huu Chuong (R), deputy editor-in-chief, present appointment decisions to members of the organizing committee of the sixth Olympic 2030

The event is expected to attract some 5,000 participants, who are leaders and employees of more than 200 enterprises.

Olympic 2030 is a playground for entrepreneurs to boost their friendship and networking, and improve their health.

Heads of sports of the sixth Olympic 2030

With the theme “A Green Olympic”, the event encourages athletes, referees and members of the organizing committee to use repeated-use plastic bottles and clean the venues of the event after competitions.

Ambassadors of the event

DATO (Dare Action Towards Optimistic) mouse was selected as the main mascot of the sporting event. The organizer wants to spread a message that despite difficulties and challenges triggered by Covid-19, entrepreneurs are still patient and optimistic to overcome such obstacles and create new development opportunities for their firms, Dat said.

Members of the Saigon Times Club and its affiliate 2030 Business Club pose for a photo with the DATO mouse
Duong Long Thanh (R), chairman of the 2030 Business Club, and Tran Thi Thanh Hang, a representative of the diamond sponsor of the sporting event, exchange the documents of a sponsorship agreement

The diamond sponsor of the sixth Olympic 2030 is furniture distributor D'Furni JSC. Olympic 2030 has been organized annually since 2015.