(HBO) - At the Hoa Binh Square, the Hoa Binh Newspaper in collaboration with the provincial Departments of Culture, Sports and Tourism, and Education and Training, and youth union kicked off the newspaper’s 28th Cross-country Running Open Cup.
Attending the ceremony were leaders of the provincial
departments and sectors as well as top officials from Party-run newspapers and
departments of Culture, Sports and Tourism of Son La, Dien Bien, Yen Bai, Lai
Chau, and Lao Cai provinces. Representatives from sponsors of the race –
Dai-Ichi Vietnam insurance company, Hoa Binh Post Office and VNPT Hoa Binh –
were also present.
Dinh Van On, editor-in-chief of the Hoa Binh Newspaper, hands over the
trophy of the race to a team from Tan Lac district.
Initiated in 1992, this has become an annual sport event,
attracting the participation of officials and people from different ethnic
Its 28th edition saw the competition of more than
300 athletes from 20 delegations representing the 11 local districts, city,
schools, and police forces as well as Son La, Dien Bien, Yen Bai, Lai Chau, and
The event was an occasion for racers and coaches in the
northwestern region to practice and gain experience for the upcoming regional
culture, sports and tourism festival, which is slated for August 18 – 20 in Son
La. The race also helped promote the Hoa Binh culture and tourist destinations
to domestic and international visitors.
According to the organising board, the competition received
attention and coordination from local authorities at all levels. Good
preparation helped ensure safety during the race, which was considered to have
better quality than its previous editions. Participating teams actively competed
for 16 sets of medals in half a day, making the cup a success.
(HBO) - In recent years, the sports movement of Binh Son commune (Kim Boi district) has developed, increasingly spreading widely to each hamlet, attracting a large number of people to participate in many different sports.
(HBO) - In 3 days (September 20-22), the 13th table tennis of Vietnam Journalists Association prize took place. Attending the tournament, there were nearly 200 athletes from 42 press agencies, the union branches, the association journalists directly under the Central Association of Vietnamese Journalists, association of local journalists.
(HBO) - At Lac Son District Stadium, the Department of Culture, Sports and Tourism collaborated with the People's Committee of Lac Son District to organize the provincial Soccer Championship for 7 people in 2019.
(HBO) - The provincial Association of Young Entrepreneurs organized a football tournament to compete for the four-hero cup of the Youth Entrepreneur Associations in four provinces: Hoa Binh - Thanh Hoa - Hai Phong - Hai Duong and the cultural exchange.
(HBO) - After stressful working hours, the officials, the party members and other people of Bac Phong commune (Cao Phong) temporarily put aside their worries and business of their work to gather on the playgrounds at the cultural houses of the villages and the hamlets for and sports physical training.
(HBO) - In previous years, pushing sticks was just a national sports with the competitions on local holidays and New Year. Now, in Nat Son commune (Kim Boi), stick pushing has become a public sports with a large number of people participating in training and it has been becoming a strong sports of the commune.