Part of company's support to Macao sporting events and government's
MACAO, Nov. 20,
2022 /PRNewswire/ -- Sands China Ltd. title sponsored
the main event of this year's 69th Macau Grand Prix, the Sands
China Formula 4 Macau Grand Prix, as part of the company's
continuous support of sports development and sports tourism in
In addition to the race sponsorship, Sands China installed an
interactive Grand Prix pop-up booth at The Londoner®
Macao and conducted activities
with local community groups as a way to share the joy and
excitement of the Macau Grand Prix with both the Macao community and its visitors.
On the final race day on Sunday, Sands China Ltd. President Dr.
Wilfred Wong, management executives,
and other team members went to the starting grid to wish the
drivers well and to get a closer look at the iconic Formula cars.
Dr. Wong also participated in the prize presentation ceremony after
"Sands China is very glad to title sponsor this year's Formula 4
race, an exciting event that offers genuine prospects for aspiring
young race car drivers to progress into the international racing
scene," said Dr. Wong. "We are proud to back the Macao SAR
government's efforts to boost economic development and promote
'sport+tourism' during the pandemic, and it is a pleasure to
support Macao's signature auto
racing event again this year."
Sands China's Grand Prix pop-up
booth at Shoppes at Londoner featured a live feed of the Grand Prix
races on a large LED screen along with a seating area for viewers.
Visitors could also try their hand at racing with a turn at the
realistic racing simulator. The booth also featured interactive
mini-games and a victory podium as a fun backdrop for photos.
In the lead-up to the Grand Prix, Sands Cares Ambassadors and
members of the Good Shepherd Sisters' Women's Mutual Help Centre
visited the Macao Grand Prix Museum on Oct.
23. On their guided tour, the group of around 30 learned
about the captivating story of the race, and saw up-close Grand
Prix cars and motorcycles from across the decades. They also got to
feel the thrill of racing along the narrow, twisting Guia street
circuit of Macao with an immersive
And on Saturday, the Ambassadors accompanied them on a day tour,
going first to the Grand Prix pop-up booth at Shoppes at Londoner
before heading to the peninsula to enjoy Race 1 of the Sands China
Formula 4 Macau Grand Prix and experience the exhilaration of
motorsport first-hand, supporting the building of a harmonious and
Since 2007, Sands China has been supporting the development of
local sports and promoting the integration of sports and tourism by
introducing various large-scale international sporting events to
Macao. The company has hosted or
sponsored a diversity of sports competitions and events that
include basketball, football, boxing, golf, long-distance running,
and the Macau Grand Prix, as part of the company's efforts to
assist Macao to develop into a
world centre of tourism and leisure.
About Sands China Ltd.
Sands China Ltd. (Sands China or the Company) is incorporated in
the Cayman Islands with limited
liability and is listed on The Stock Exchange of Hong Kong Limited
(HKEx: 1928). Sands China is the largest operator of
integrated resorts in Macao. The
Company's integrated resorts on the Cotai Strip comprise The
Venetian® Macao, The Plaza® Macao,
The Parisian Macao and The Londoner® Macao. The
Company also owns and operates Sands® Macao on the
Macao peninsula. The Company's
portfolio features a diversified mix of leisure and business
attractions and transportation operations, including large meeting
and convention facilities; a wide range of restaurants; shopping
malls; world-class entertainment at the Cotai Arena, The Venetian
Theatre, The Parisian Theatre, the Londoner Theatre and the Sands
Theatre; and a high-speed Cotai Water Jet ferry service between
Hong Kong and Macao. The Company's Cotai Strip portfolio has
the goal of contributing to Macao's transformation into a world centre of
tourism and leisure. Sands China
is a subsidiary of global resort developer Las Vegas Sands
Corp. (NYSE: LVS).
For more information, please visit www.sandschina.com.
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