|The National Clubs Canoeing and Rowing Tournament will be held on March 6-15 in Dong Xanh Lake in Da Nang's Hoa Vang District.— Illustratrive image
Da Nang (VNS)-The National Clubs Canoeing and Rowing Tournament will be held on March 6-15 in Dong Xanh Lake in Da Nang's Hoa Vang District.
The event will attract the participation of 230 athletes from 20 teams nationwide. Among them, 102 athletes will compete in 16 rowing events while 128 athletes will partake in 36 canoeing events.
According to Nguyen Hai Duong, general secretary of the Viet Nam Canoeing, Rowing and Sailing Federation, the ten-day event is part of the federation's system of selecting the best people to represent the national teams competing in international tournaments this year, especially for the 27th Southeast Asian Games in Myanmar in December and Asian Games in 2014.
Imexpan Pacific-IPP Company will be the main sponsor of the event.-VNS