- 15 Jan 2019
- NOC News
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15 January 2019
During the 2018 Plenary Session of the Chinese Olympic Committee (COC) held in Beijing on 28 December, IOC Member and COC Vice-President Li Lingwei (left in photo) presented the bronze medal and participation pin from the Olympic Games London 2012 to hammer thrower Zhang Wenxiu (right in photo), who received them after the gold medallist was disqualified for failing doping tests. COC President Gou Zhongwen presented the 2018 IOC Olympism in Action trophy to Beijing Shougang Group, Beijing 2022’s Official Urban Regeneration Services Partner, which renovated its old industrial plants and provided them to Beijing 2022 for its headquarters. During the Session, Gou Zhongwen reviewed the COC’s activities, highlighting participation in the Olympic Winter Games PyeongChang 2018, Youth Olympic Games Buenos Aires 2018 and Asian Games Jakarta 2018, as well as the preparations for the next editions of the Olympic Games. More info on www.olympic.cn.