KUALA LUMPUR, March 27 (Bernama) -- The size of the contingent for the 2014 Asia Games in Incheon, South Korea would be decided by Aug 1, said Chef-de-Mission Datuk Danyal Balagopal Abdullah.
Danyal who is also the Olympic Council of Malaysia (OCM) vice president said a majority of the National Sports Associations have yet to submit their list of athletes and officials to the selection committee.
The Asian Games will be held from Sept 19 to Oct 4.
"The selection of athletes for the Asian Games will involve 29 associations and feature roughly about 600 athletes and officials. We will shortlist members of the contingent by Aug 1," Danyal told reporters after chairing the Asian Games managers meeting at Wisma OCM, here today.
Danyal said the Palm Garden Hotel IOI Resort, Putrajaya will be the centralised training camp for athletes from Sept 8 to 15. All athletes and officials must attend the centralised camp," he said.....