Sports

Government plans to convert ex-UM sports complex into 5-storey building

The government plans to redevelop its Taipa Northeast Sports Centre by converting it from a one-storey into a five-storey building.

12 Oct, 2020

Grand Prix to have fewer foreign racers than expected

The government now believes that the number of foreign racers competing in this year’s Macau Grand Prix (MGP) will be “much less” than what was originally expected.

6 Oct, 2020

5 team members maximum per racer for 2020 Macau Grand Prix

The Macau Grand Prix Organising Committee (MGPOC) has established that the number of team members accompanying each driver or rider is five maximum during this year’s Macau Grand Prix.

28 Sep, 2020

Grand Prix with foreign racers won’t raise COVID-19 risk to Macao

The local government has concluded that holding the Macau Grand Prix (MGP) this year with the participation of foreign racers – required to undergo 14 days of quarantine upon arrival in Macao including two COVID-19 tests each – will not increase the risk of local COVID-19 transmission in the city.

15 Sep, 2020

Macau Grand Prix without F3 first time in 37 years (Update)

The Macau Grand Prix will this year take place without its signature Formula 3 race.

11 Sep, 2020

2020 Macao International Marathon to go ahead on 6 December

The 2020 Galaxy Entertainment Macao International Marathon will be held on 6 December of this year, announced Friday the Sports Bureau.

5 Sep, 2020

New rules for swimming pools from Friday

The Sports Bureau (ID) announced on Tuesday new access rules for the city’s public swimming pools from Friday.

22 Jul, 2020

Anim’Arte pedalos to restart tomorrow

The Sports Bureau (ID) announced in a statement on Thursday that the pedalos (also known as pedal boats) at Anim’Arte Nam Van will be back in action tomorrow.

3 Jul, 2020

More swimmers allowed at swimming pools

The Sports Bureau (ID) announced in a statement on Thursday that the bureau will allow from today more swimmers to use its swimming pools at the same time “with the aim of enabling more residents to exercise”.

3 Jul, 2020

Government reiterates need for special health measures during events and festivals

The Novel Coronavirus Response and Coordination Centre calls on the organisers and participants of festivals, cultural, recreational and sporting activities to strictly control the number of participants to 50% or less of the general capacity of the site and to measure the temperature of all those who enter the venue.

22 Jun, 2020

FIVB Women’s Volleyball Nations League postponed

FIVB Women's Volleyball Nations League has released a statement postponed until after Tokyo Olympics.

16 Mar, 2020

Chinese national table tennis team in Macau for training after Qatar games

Member of the delegation will only travel between their dormitories and the training pavilion.

14 Mar, 2020

Chui opens Athlete Training Centre today

Chief Executive Fernando Chui Sai On will officiate at the opening ceremony of the Athlete Training Centre in Cotai this morning.

5 Dec, 2019

Tafese Delelegn Abebe from Ethiopia wins 2019 Macao International Marathon

Tafese Delelegn Abebe from Ethiopia won today the male Macao Internacional Marathon with 02:12:53.

1 Dec, 2019

Dutch Richard Verschoor wins 2019 Macau F3  Grand Prix  

Dutch Richard Verschoor took victory in Sunday's Macau F3 Grand Prix at the first attempt after defeating pole-sitter Estonian Juri Vips in a race-long battle at the Guia Circuit.

17 Nov, 2019

Michael Rutter declared Macau 2019 Motorcycle Grand Prix winner

Macau Grand Prix organisers have declared a result for the abandoned 53rd motorcycle race, with Michael Rutter securing his ninth win ahead of Bathams team-mate Peter Hickman.

17 Nov, 2019

Macau 53rd Motorcycle Grand Prix declared null and void after two red flags

The 53rd Macau Motorcycle Grand Prix  was declared today null and void  after two red flags meant that the race was called off for a second time and then cancelled.

16 Nov, 2019

Macau companies support return of Flörsch to Guia

After a lengthy drama that saw several steps forward and backwards, German driver Sophia Flörsch has finally announced that she will be contesting this year’s Macau Grand Prix.

4 Nov, 2019

4th Schumacher to race in Macau GP

David Schumacher will be the fourth in the German family of motor racers to compete in the Formula 3 race of the Macau Grand Prix.

18 Oct, 2019

‘Terrific 12’ kicks-off with benefits from ‘city centre’

East Asia Super League’s “The Terrific 12” tournament kicked off on Tuesday with the first four games of the six-day event.

18 Sep, 2019