Fiji Swimming expresses our sincere and heartfelt condolences to the Yee family, on the loss of a special person dear to the Sporting Community – Mr. Christopher Yee, fondly known as Chris who succumbed to Covid-19 this week.
Chris served in many leading roles for Team Fiji at various regional and international games since 2003. For his dedication and distinguished record of service to sport in Fiji, FASANOC conferred the FIJI OLYMIC ORDER to Chris in 2014.
Chris was recognized by the Fiji Government in 2020 for his contributions to the country when he was awarded the Fiji 50th Anniversary of Independence Medal.
Chris is survived by his sisters Margaret, Fay, May, Helen, and younger brother Dard.
In this moment of grief, Fiji Swimming addresses it’s heartfelt condolences to Mr Yee’s family and friends, as well as the entire Sporting Community in Fiji.
Chris was laid to rest today (Saturday 10th July) at the Suva Chinese Cemetery. Rest in peace our dear friend and colleague.
By: Fiji Swimming (10/07/2021)