2nd Station of the 2019 Asian Grand Prix Series held at Chongqing Olympic Sport Center
A photo of Xu Xiaolong, a triple jumper from Chongqing at Chongqing Olympic Sports Center
CHONGQING (CQNEWS) -- On the evening of June 7th, the 2nd Station of the 2019 Asian Grand Prix Series was held at Chongqing Olympic Sports Center, in which Chinese athletes won 5 competition events, like the men’s triple jump competition and the men’s 100-meter race.
Xu Xiaolong, an athlete from Chongqing, who won the silver medal in the men’s triple jump competition of the first station at Jiangjin, won the silver medal again with a score of 16.43m in this station. He said that he would go back to the training after the competition and hope to get the “entrance ticket” of the Tokyo Olympic Games as soon as possible.
Though it’s the first time for Chongqing to hold such an intercontinental track & field competition, the facilities and service were praised by athletes. “The track and audience are great. I’m looking forward to having more opportunities to participate in the games in Chongqing,” Liu Qun, an athlete of Chinese Track and Field Team said that. (Translated by Mao Qiao, Fathom Language Limited)