2021-10-10

The first city marathon held in Baoding, Hebei Province was assisted by Pang Wei and other Olympic champions

By yqqlm yqqlm

Beijing, Baoding, October 10 (LV Zihao, Xu Qiaoming) on October 10, the first urban marathon in Baoding, Hebei Province began. Olympic champions Pang Wei, Wang Han, Li Bingjie and Zhang Yizhen came to the scene to help their hometown

it is understood that the theme of this event is green, ecology and health. It is guided by Hebei Provincial Sports Bureau, hosted by Baoding Municipal People’s government and undertaken by Baoding Municipal Sports Bureau. The event is divided into two events: Half Marathon (21.0975 km) and mini Marathon (3.5 km)

The first city marathon held in Baoding, Hebei Province was assisted by Pang Wei and other Olympic champions

the picture shows players rushing out of the starting point. Xu Qiaoming photographed

at the scene, 10000 contestants from 31 provinces such as Beijing, Tianjin and Hebei and Shandong, Henan, Shanxi, Liaoning and Hubei set out from the East Lake section of Qiyi Road, Baoding City, crossing the streets and alleys of Baoding to see the achievements of the construction of a modern city of quality life in Baoding

finally, Li Chunhui from Inner Mongolia won the champion of the half marathon men’s group in 1 hour, 6 minutes and 57 seconds, and Xia Yuyu from Bijie, Guizhou won the champion of the half marathon women’s group in 1 hour, 16 minutes and 18 seconds

The first city marathon held in Baoding, Hebei Province was assisted by Pang Wei and other Olympic champions(1)

the picture shows the top three winners of the half marathon men’s group. Xu Qiaoming photographed

Xia Yuyu said that she is currently a graduate student in the school of Social Sciences of Tsinghua University. She began to participate in marathons in cities around Beijing, Tianjin and Hebei since 2017. Over the past few years, her physical and psychological quality has been greatly improved and she is more focused on learning. “I came to Baoding for the first time. The urban greening, climate and route here are very comfortable, and the audience is also very enthusiastic. I hope to have the opportunity to visit Baoding.”

Baoding shooting master Pang Wei said that Baoding has changed a lot in recent years, and the people have a new understanding of national fitness and sports. I hope that the development of sports in Baoding will be better and better in the future. “As long as our hometown needs, we will go all out.”

Baoding sports culture has a long history. It has cultivated 24 world champions, 32 Asian champions and more than 150 national champions. It has been awarded the titles of “national high-level sports reserve talent base” and “National Fitness demonstration city” by the State Administration of sports, and is known as “Sports City” and “champion cradle”. (end)