Special Olympics Athlete Appointee
Sam Tam is a special athlete from Hong Kong. Sam started swimming in 1994. He has proudly participated in the Special Olympics World Games in 1999 when he won 2 Gold, 2 Silver and 1 Bronze medals in swimming. he attended the Global Youth Summit held during the 2003 World Summer Games. He acted as an International Global Messenger at the 2007 World Summer Games and 2009 World Winter Games. Sam is currently the Chair of the Special Olympics Hong Kong Athlete Leadership Program.
Sam was elected to the Executive Council in 2012 and expects to put the experience he gains in the next 2 years to good use. He pledges to assist in the promotion and development of LETR in Hong Kong whenever he is called upon.