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FEI Appoints Communications Director

Richard Johnson (GBR) has been appointed to the new position of FEI Director of Communications following an extensive and open international search. Richard, who is currently Head of Media of The Children√Ę‚?¨‚?Ęs Society, will join the FEI on 1 September. The Children√Ę‚?¨‚?Ęs Society is a leading charity dedicated to the care of young people and […]

Hong Kong Update from the FEI

Transport There will be buses every 30 minutes from your hotel to the media centre and vice versa.  These will operate 24 hours a day on competition days and between 05.30 and midnight on non-competition days.  It is a very short ride. Internet The speed is confirmed as 54mbs for WiFi and 100 Mbs for […]

Validation for Accredited Equestrian Journalists

Accredited media representatives with Olympic Identity Accreditation Cards (OIAC) for covering the Equestrian Events at the Sha Tin and Beas River venues should validate their permits at the Accreditation Centres. A spokesman for the Equestrian Company today (July 16) reminded media representatives that the OIAC did not permit access to any Olympic venue until it […]

Photographers Report, Hong Kong Equestrian Olympics 2008

      David Porter, Photo Manager. An Australian, Porter worked as a photographer on the Sydney Morning Herald for over 20 years and was closely involved in the 2000 Olympics.       Mark Pinkstone, Head of Media Services. Also an Australian, Pinkstone is a long term Hong Kong resident and has worked for […]

Olympic Internet Order Form

Those of you who are interested in booking internet services before arriving in Hong Kong might make use of the attached form. Please note the end of the pre-order on July 31, 2008. Click here for the Olympic Internet Order Form Please e-mail the form to ratecardhk@equestrian2008.org or fax to +852 2947 7209. Should any […]