SHANGHAI (China) 15 September 2019 – The Grand Finale of the 2019 FIM Motocross World Championship made the history being the first ever visit of MXGP in China and in a significant year for the country as it celebrates the 70th anniversary of the People’s Republic of China.
The JUST1 MXGP OF CHINA presented by Hehui Investment Group positively surprised the MXGP World since the very first attempt with its high-level facilities and several activations and events planned during the racing weekend. The notable Friday Opening Ceremony warmed up the MXGP Paddock to taste the Chinese Culture, in addition the Saturday’s evening happening was very appreciated by the MXGP World who was invited for a Philharmonic Orchestra performance by the Government of Shanghai, not to mention the several activities arranged at the circuit to delight the thousands of spectators onsite, such as music concert, free style show, signing sessions and giveaways.
Starting off the Sunday at the brand-new Shanghai off road circuit a prestigious opening ceremony was held at the Podium area where Representatives from Shanghai municipality, Youthstream, FIM, CAMF (Federation of automobile and motorcycle sports of people’s republic of China) and the Local Government, had the chance to thank the fans and show the appreciation for the MXGP first attempt. Attending the Opening Ceremony on the Podium were Vice Mayor of Shanghai People’s Government Chen Qun, Secretary of CPC Fengxian District Committee Zhuang Mudi, Youthstream CEO David Luongo, FIM President Jorge Viegas, FIM/CMS Director Antonio Alia Portela, CAMF President Zhan Guojun, FIM Asia President Stephan Macky Carapiet, Shanghai Amdinistration of Sports Director Xv Bin, FengXian District Committee of the CPPCC Chen Yongzhang, Hehui Investment Group Ni Huajie.
After the distinguished guests’ speeches, the Vice Mayor of Shanghai People’s Government Chen Qun officially opened the last round of an epic 2019 FIM Motocross World Championship Season on stage.
The 2019 JUST1 MXGP OF CHINA presented by Hehui Investment Group was very successful and inaugurated a bright future of cooperation between MXGP, the local organizers and the Shanghai Government.
Main Photo: Notable guests getting ready for the opening ceremony
Bottom Photos: 1. Flag Show; 2. from left to right: Youthstream CEO David Luongo, Vice Mayor of Shanghai People’s Government Chen Qun, FIM President Jorge Viegas
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