On Sep 20, the Fun Sports Contest of the 3rd Xianning Sports Meeting for Municipal Authorities Staffs which is co-hosted by the Working Committee of the Municipal Authority, Xianning Federation of Trade Unions and Municipal Bureau of Sports formally kicked off, and more than 1500 athletes from nearly 100 authorities, enterprises and institutions participated in the competition.
The Fun Sports Contest is one of the major competition events of the Sports Meeting for Municipal Authorities Staffs this year, the group events of which principally include marching forward with concerted effort, fancy rope skipping, tug of war; and the individual events (male and female team) comprise: crossing the river while feeling the stones, sack race, running around the pole, and throwing softball.
The Sports Meeting for Municipal Authorities Staffs is held every other year, which is a perfect combination of fun, entertainment, collaboration and competitiveness, and it effectively spurs the enthusiasm of the staffs and workers of the Xianning Municipal Authorities to take part in the sports activity and achieves ideal social effects.
At present, 8 events of the Xianning Sports Meeting for Municipal Authorities Staffs this year have come to an end, including the volley, badminton and table tennis, etc. (By Fang Daxing and Yan Xiaoli/Xiangcheng Metropolis Daily)