Zhou Changkui visits Para-athletes in preparation for Beijing Winter Paralympics
Zhou Changkui, president of the Executive Board of the China Disabled Persons’ Federation (CDPF), visited Para-athletes that are working hard preparing for the 2022 Beijing Paralympic Winter Games in Yanqing district of Beijing and Chongli district of North China's Hebei province.
Zhou, also vice-president of the Beijing Organizing Committee for the 2022 Olympic and Paralympic Winter Games, observed the athletes’ training and cheered their excellent performance. He talked to the coaches and athletes, asking about their training and lives in detail and making sure support services are in place for the athletes.
Zhou Changkui visits the Para-athletes, coaches and service staff. [Photo/cdpf.org.cn]
Zhou pointed out that it is a glorious mission of great responsibility to prepare for and participate in the Beijing 2022 Winter Paralympics. The national Para-sports team needs to work all out to give their best performance at the Games. In doing so, they will set good examples for all the disabled persons nationwide and encourage them to join sports and rehabilitation and thus lead better lives.
Zhou also visited the local rehabilitation centers and inspected the accessibility facilities construction around the areas, exchanging ideas with staff from local disabled federations on the preparation work for the Games and other matters related to persons with diabilities.