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Shaanxi shines at National Games

Updated: 2021-09-27

The 358 events of the 14th National Games concluded on Sept 26 in Northwest China's Shaanxi province, with more than 12,000 athletes from all over the country participating.

The public also engaged in the mass sports events of the National Games, which greatly stimulated enthusiasm among the public for fitness.

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Lin Shan from Shaanxi wins gold in the women's individual all-around diving competition. [Photo/Xi'an news network]

During the 14th National Games, the Shaanxi sports delegation won a total of 88 medals, including 18 gold medals, 15 silver medals, and 23 bronze medals in competitive sports, and nine gold medals, 11 silver medals, and 12 bronze medals in mass events.

This is Shaanxi's best performance in the history of competitive sports in the National Games.

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The Shaanxi rhythmic gymnastics team wins bronze in the group competition. [Photo by Hao Zhongyu/Xi'an news network]

In addition to its typical strong events like diving, martial arts, rowing ,and track and field, Shaanxi also performed well in rock climbing, skateboarding, football, and table tennis.

These brilliant achievements confirmed the rapid development of competitive sports in Shaanxi in recent years.

Moving forward, Shaanxi will further improve the effectiveness of athletic training, strive to cultivate more strong events and outstanding athletes, and work to transform itself into a sports power.

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In the men's double 10-meter platform final, Shaanxi twin brothers Bai Yuhao and Bai Yuming win bronze medals. [Photo by Wang Jian/Xi'an news network]