Hong Kong 2009 East Asian Games
The 2009 EAG, being the biggest one in the history of the Games, will be held from 5 to 13 December. Over 3000 elite athletes from nine countries and regions will compete for gold medals of 262 competition events under 22 sports in the Games. "Be the Legend" is the slogan of the 2009 EAG. The Organiser has held a series of promotional and educational activities with a view to encouraging people from various sectors of the community to be fully engaged in the EAG and support this mega sporting event.