athletes
Inner Sanctum

Woman with an iron will

For the first time, Việt Nam has had a representative in the Ironman World Championship. Lâm Túc Ngân, 27, from HCM City, qualified for the biggest event after winning Ironman Philippines 140.6’s 25-29 year-old female group and finishing in the top 8 of the women's ranking. She will join powerful athletes from all over the world at the 2022 event in Hawai in early October.

Inner Sanctum

Coach Sỹ: 'I was born to do athletics'

The SEA Games 31 marked a great success for Vietnamese athletics with a record 22 gold medals to lead the team rankings. Athletes of coach Trần Văn Sỹ claimed eight gold medals. Sỹ’ has trained many famous athletes in international tournaments. Thanh Nga talks to him.

Sports

Wrestling sisters set eyes on 2023 SEA Games

The 31st Games has now finished, but the 32nd edition in Cambodia is coming within a year. A 12-month gap might be a long period for some, but not for elite athletes such as the sisters wrestlers Nguyễn Thị Mỹ Hạnh and Nguyễn Thị Mỹ Trang who will defend their titles and expect to lift their other siblings to succeed in the same arena.

Sports

Track champs to test abilities in new events

New champion Võ Xuân Vĩnh and long-time winner Nguyễn Văn Lai successfully won titles at the 31st SEA Games. They now set their sights on new events and expect to represent Việt Nam in 2023 Games in Cambodia