On the afternoon of October 18, throughout an internet assembly held by the SEA Video games Council (SEAGF) with the host Vietnam, the thirty first SEA Video games was finalized in the midst of Might subsequent yr. Accordingly, the Authorities of Vietnam has agreed to delay the group of the thirty first SEA Video games to Might 2022.
Tran Duc Phan, Deputy Director Common of the Common Division of Sports activities, stated that the Vietnamese Authorities has allowed to postpone the group to the second quarter of 2022 (anticipated in Might) and can notify SEAGF and Olympic Committees. nation after a selected official determination has been made.
As well as, the thirty first SEA Video games Organizing Committee continues to be accelerating the restore and upgrading of all services and venues for the competitors objects. The Organizing Committee can also be rebuilding the schedule for organizing the congress, updating the timelines such because the Delegation Convention, technical conferences, registration deadlines, and many others., and can notify different nations.
Might 2022 is a greater time as a result of subsequent yr there are too many worldwide sports activities occasions that Southeast Asian sports activities delegations attend: Beijing Winter Olympics (February 2022), Olympic Video games British Commonwealth in Birmingham from August 28 to August 8 (Singapore and Malaysia ship the strongest delegations), Asian Video games, ASIAD 2022 in Hangzhou (China) from September 10-25 .
To not point out the Asian Indoor and Martial Arts Video games (AIG) in Thailand have additionally been postponed to 2023.
Beforehand, the SEA Video games council urged the host of the thirty first SEA Video games, Vietnam, to make a selected determination now or cancel the thirty first SEA Video games as a result of it is usually near the thirty second SEA Video games hosted by Cambodia in Might. -2023. Thus, SEA Video games 31 in Vietnam and SEA Video games 32 in Cambodia can be held precisely one yr aside.
Southeast Asian nations perceive that this can be a very tough SEA Video games for the host Vietnam as a result of we have now to race to spend money on services for 40 sports activities on the Video games though the nation continues to be struggling. with the very difficult scenario of the pandemic after which additionally to beat the results after the epidemic.
The thirty first SEA Video games had about 10,000 athletes, officers, coaches and consultants, to not point out the worldwide press pressure. In line with the unique plan, the thirty first SEA Video games will happen from November 21 to December 2, 2021. Thus, the thirty first SEA Video games needed to be postponed for almost six months.