Sponsored by the Council of Newcomer Organizaions, the Hanbang Financial Cup 2018 Canadian Federation of Chinese Associations Volleyball Championship, the most distinctive and influential in the Chinese community, ended on June 17 after two days of intense competition. .
This year’s volleyball competition has three groups of over 45 years old, over 35 years old and Open. A total of 40 volleyball teams and more than 400 athletes representing fellow clubs or companies participated in the volleyball match held at the Markham Pan American Sports Center. From the group stage on the first day, to the knockout and qualifying on the second day, the teams competed fiercely. The competition was colorful and presented wonderful confrontations for the thousands of spectators who came to watch the game.
In the 45-year-old group, Heilongjiang team defeated Tianjin team 25:19, 11:25, 15:12 to win the championship, Tianjin team won the second place, and Beijing team won the third place. The fourth to eighth places are: Liaoning team, Guangdong team, Jilin team, Hubei team, Inner Mongolia team.
In the 35-year-old group, the Hubei team defeated the Liaoning team 10:25, 25:11, 15:10 and won the championship. The Liaoning team won the runner-up. Fujian team won the third place with two wins and one loss. The fourth to eighth places are: Shanghai, Jilin, Yunnan, Guangdong and Xinjiang.
In the Open group, WM Wealth, Yinfei Music and RBC DS ranked the top three.
The awards party for this volleyball championship was held at Jinye Restaurant. Mr. Tan Geng, Member of the Canadian Parliament, and Mr. Zhuang Yaodong, Acting Consul General of the Consulate General of the People’s Republic of China in Toronto, attended the award ceremony and delivered speeches. Yang Shen, Executive Chairman of the Canadian Chinese Association, Ms. Carrie, representative of the Ontario Volleyball Association, and Mr. He Junjun, President of Hanbang Finance, as the title sponsor of this volleyball championship, delivered speeches.
The chairman of the organizing committee Zhao Yuanpeng made a summary for the competition, congratulated all the parameters of the team, and sincerely thanked Hanbang Finance, Canada-China Driving School, Canuck Stuff Sports, Tianjin Federation of Industry and Commerce, WM Wealth, Haoli Furniture, Strong support from Xiyu Catering Group, Zhujiang Basketball Training Camp, Pan Wenli Volleyball Training Camp and Zhang Lei. I would like to express my heartfelt thanks to all the volunteers, the media and all members of the Sports Department who participated in the organization. Zhao Yuanpeng announced the results of the competition. The guests, the president of the hometown association and members of the organizing committee presented trophies or medals to the top three of the three groups and the team MVP.
Hubei team (over 35 years old group) Christina Huang, Heilongjiang team (over 45 years old group) Felix Chow, WM Wealth team (Open group) Adam Qiu won the MVP of their respective groups. The Xinjiang team (over 35 years old) won the Best Fighting Award in this volleyball competition, and the Guizhou team won the Best Participation Award. .
The awards party also has wonderful dances, songs and other cultural performances and auctions.
In a grand and warm atmosphere, the 2018 Hanbang Financial Cup Canadian Chinese Association Federation Volleyball Championship came to a successful conclusion.