Hà Nội triumph at Hà Nội athletics open

Update: May, 23/2016 - 09:00
Personal record: Javelin thrower Bùi Thị Xuân. — Photo
Viet Nam News

HÀ NỘI — After three days of competition, the team won a total of nine gold, five silver and six bronze medals. Thanh Hóa finished second with five golds, five silvers and one bronze, while the Military team made third with four golds, 10 silvers and 12 bronzes.

The event attracted the participation of 19 teams, competing for 32 sets of medals.

National athletes played successfully in this tournament. Lê Trọng Hinh won gold in the men’s 100m and 200m, Nguyễn Thị Oanh took gold in the women’s 200m, Nguyễn Trường Giang and Bùi Thị Xuân secured gold medals in the men’s and women’s javelin throwing, respectively.

Notably, Xuân broke her old national record of 50m48 with her new achievement of 51m28. VNS