15th July, Hong Kong: Hong Kong Tenpin Bowling Congress celebrated its 45th year of the hosting of the immensely popular Hong Kong International Open during the opening ceremony held at SCAA Bowling Centre on Monday evening.
The championships, which kicked off two days ago following the successful hosting the the 20th Asian School Tenpin Bowling Championships from July 6 to 12 at the same bowling centre. This year's championships has attracted more than 350 bowlers from all over Asia including the middle east and south pacific.
Gracing the opening ceremony was guest of honour, Mr William Tong Wai Lun, SBS, MH, JP, Vice President of Sports Federation & Olympic Committee of Hong Kong, China. Distiguished guests officiating the opening were Mr David Kung, Hon. Life President, HKTBC, Mr Jeff Kong, President of HKTBC, Ms Vivien Lau, BBS, JP, Chairman of HKTBC, Ms Ida Lee, JP, Acting Director of Leisure and Cultural Services and Mr Duffy Wong, BBS, JP, Vice President of SCAA.