Winter Relay Race kicks off in Yuhang, Hangzhou  2023-01-19 16:18   

On January 14, the 36th "New Year" Winter Relay Race Yuhang District Hangzhou kicked off in Liangzhu Ancient City Site Park of Yuhang District. The representative teams from government departments (located in Yuhang District, Hangzhou, Zhejiang) participated in the competition.

As the starting point of the competition, Liangzhu Ancient City Site Park has 5,000 years of history and records the human civilization of the Neolithic Age. The players can feel the charm of the ancient civilization through the loop relay in the park.

Beside the track, the Asian Games Knowledge Contest was conducted. The contestants attended the activity to understand the knowledge of the Asian Games and help to host Hangzhou Asian Games.

In addition, on the occasion of the Spring Festival, the park launched the New Year Blessing Party and the activity of writing Spring Festival couplets and sending Chinese Character "Fu". Two Chinese traditional cultures including Spring Festival couplets and calligraphy were carried forward, and the New Year's blessing was sent to participants.

The relay race was loaded with the culture of the Asian Games and highlighted Chinese traditional culture to arouse people's enthusiasm to participate in the Asian Games so as to boost the development of national fitness.

Source:  Author: Text by Ye Lijiao Editor: Ye Lijiao