From September 11th to 13th， the 13th Staff Table Tennis Championship hosted by Xianning Municipal Federation of Trade Unions was held at the gymnasium of Hubei Dabang Experimental School in Zishanhu. 200 table tennis enthusiasts competed and shared skills.
This championship is divided into more than 10 events， including men's groups， women's groups， men's singles and doubles， women’s singles and doubles， mixed doubles， teenagers’ singles， etc. The top three of each event were awarded and the first three of team competitions won trophies， while the others were awarded with certificates of honor， including "spiritual civilization award" and "outstanding group award".
The championship is the first off-line sports event this year since the outbreak of COVID-19. In order to do a good job in the regular epidemic prevention and control， all competitors and spectators are required to register and take body temperature before entering， and the audience seats were arranged separately with safe distance.
According to the leader of Xianning Municipal Federation of Trade Unions， table tennis is popular among workers. This event is aimed at enriching cultural life of workers， cultivating their taste， promoting deep development of mass cultural and sports activities among workers， arousing enthusiasm and inspiring spirits， enhancing cohesion and centripetal force of Xianning Municipal Federation of Trade Unions. (By Zhou Yang/Xiangcheng Metropolis Daily)