Hà Tĩnh won 1 gold and 1 bronze at the National Junior Athletics Championship 2018, held in Vinh City in the central province of Nghệ An on Sunday.— Photo baohatinh.vn
NGHỆ AN — Hà Tĩnh won 1 gold and 1 bronze at the National Junior Athletics Championship 2018, held in Vinh City in the central province of Nghệ An on Sunday.
The gold medal went to Lê Tiến Long and the bronze medal went to Phạm Văn Tài in the men’s 5,000m run, for athletes born between 2001-02.
The National Junior Athletics Championship 2018 was held from May 20 to 23 at Vinh City Stadium, attracting 600 athletes from 55 provinces of Việt Nam. Hà Tĩnh sent 16 athletes to the competition.
Young athletes competed for 76 medals in 4 age categories: 2005-06, 2003-04, 2001-02 and relay with divided subjects: running, walking, high jump, long jump, javelin, discus throw, and shot put.
Through the competition, young athletes will be sent to national youth teams to receive proper training by the Việt Nam Athletics Federation (VAF). — VNS