National Track and Field Grand Prix opens May 22nd in Chongqing
CHONGQING (CQNEWS) -- National high-level track and field events have settled in Chongqing again! According to the Chongqing Municipal Sports Bureau, the 2018 National Track and Field Grand Prix’s fourth location will be at the Fuling Olympic Sports Center in Chongqing from May 22nd to 24th.
The National Track and Field Grand Prix has a total of four locations. The Grand Prix Final will be held in Guiyang in June. Chongqing is the last stop of the Grand Prix. The competition is hosted by the Athletics Administration Center of the General Administration of Sport of China (China Athletics Association) and the Administration of Sport of Chongqing, and organized by the Cultural Committee of Fuling District.
In 2016, the National Track and Field Championship and Grand Prix Finals were held at the Chongqing Olympic Sports Center. At that time, it attracted many top domestic athletes such as Zhang Guowei, Gong Lijiao, Zhang Wenxiu, and Xie Wenjun. This year's competition brought together over 1,300 athletes and coaches from across the country. More than 150 national referees and over 120 volunteers participated in the competition. (Translated by Yang Lifu, Fathom Language Limited)