Key points of policy review

PUBLISHED : Friday, 24 May, 2002, 12:00am
UPDATED : Friday, 24 May, 2002, 12:00am
 

Public participation in sport


- Establish a network of community sports clubs;


- Organise more inter-area games in 18 districts.


Student sport


- Schools to increase physical education lessons from two to three weekly;


- Establish a student sport co-ordinating committee to encourage student participation in sport.


Support for disabled athletes


- Provide full-time coaches.


Venue planning and management


- More flexible design for public venues.


High-performance sport


- Use university facilities to improve training for top athletes.


Administrative structure for sport


- Set up a sports commission to replace the Sports Development Board to carry out strategic policy planning and funding;


- Reorganise the Hongkong Sports Institute to be in charge of high-performance training.


Public funding for sport


- Centralised funding body to support sports associations;


- Fairer resource allocation and simplified funding procedures.


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