Recently, nearly 2,000 domestic and international athletes competed at the 61st Tien Phong National Marathon and Long Distance Championship 2020 (Tien Phong Marathon 2020) held for the first time on Ly Son island. , Quang Ngai. The goal of the tournament is to arouse the passion for physical training and sports, and at the same time honor the love of the homeland. Him Lam Real Estate Joint Stock Company (Him Lam Land) is one of the units accompanying the tournament.
As the oldest sports competition of Vietnamese sports, Tien Phong Marathon 2020 is organized with the mission of discovering, fostering and training talents for professional sports in the country and creating a playground for the world. Vietnamese running community and international friends.
Tien Phong Marathon 2020 aims to arouse the passion for physical training and sports while honoring the love of the motherland's sea and islands
It is known that 2020 is also the first year that the tournament has a new name, "National Championships of MARATHON AND LONG COURSES", recognizing the important contributions of the national scale of the tournament during its 60-day journey. past year.
The mark of the 2020 tournament is even more special when it is held on the frontline island of Ly Son, Quang Ngai province, with the majestic and poetic scenery of the immense sea and the volcanic geological heritage of Thoi Loi in the Geopark. Ly Son - Sa Huynh global quality… The prize also upholds the awareness of environmental protection, preservation and promotion of the majestic wild beauty of Ly Son - Sa Huynh global geopark.
The tournament has a 42,195km running route starting from Cau cave along the sea route, including 4 races: 5km, 10km, 21km and 42km for professional players and 3 distances of 10km, 21km, 42km for athletes. surge.
Athletes run on the road lined with the national flag
The footsteps of the athletes on the road lined with 3,000 national flags on Ly Son island not only show their love for the homeland's sea and islands, but also as an affirmation of the country's sovereignty over the sacred sea and islands. It is also an affirmation of determination to protect that sovereignty.
"Every step we run, every action we take today is a continuation of our forefathers' footsteps of opening and defending our country, the steps that affirm our sovereignty over the sacred seas and islands, and also the decisive affirmation of our sovereignty." protect that sovereignty", journalist Le Xuan Son - Editor-in-Chief of Tien Phong newspaper, head of the tournament organizers made the opening speech.
Journalist Le Xuan Son - Editor-in-Chief of Tien Phong newspaper, Head of the Organizing Committee of Tien Phong Marathon 2020 delivered the opening speech of the tournament.
At the opening ceremony, many gifts were given out. Minister of Industry and Trade Tran Tuan Anh donated a solar power project to Be Island Military Hospital and 50 1,000-litre water tanks. Agribank presented an ambulance worth more than 1 billion VND.
On the sidelines of the tournament, there were also many meaningful activities such as: Flag salute ceremony and honoring of the country's flag at Thoi Loi flagpole and incense offering ceremony for the statue of Hoang Sa and Bac Hai team, the Organizing Committee and the House of Representatives. The sponsor also presented the national flag and medicine cabinet reaching out to sea to fishermen in Ly Son island district, Quang Ngai. In particular, 3,000 red-covered flags running on the island will be given to fishermen who go out to sea every day to affirm the country's sovereignty..
The flag raising ceremony and the national flag honoring ceremony have an area of up to 250m2.
The Organizing Committee and sponsors present flags and medicine cabinets to fishermen on Ly Son island
As one of the units accompanying the program, Him Lam Real Estate Business Joint Stock Company wishes to contribute to promoting and honoring the passion for sports, and at the same time arousing the spirit of national pride. protect the homeland.
Sharing at the event, Mr. Nguyen Huy Thiem, Director of Communications Division - Representative of Him Lam affirmed: “Tien Phong newspaper is the organizer of many social and volunteer activities with great human significance. Accompanying this sporting event, Him Lam wishes that together with Tien Phong newspaper, Vietnam's sports industry will continue to create a healthy and useful sports "playground" for the Vietnamese athletics movement, helping athletes amateurs and professionals train their bodies, select athletes with high achievements to prepare for big tournaments.”
Ông Nguyễn Huy Thiêm Giám đốc Khối Truyền thông - Đại diện Him Lam (thứ 4 từ trái sang) nhận kỷ niệm chương tại Lễ Khai mạc Giải Marathon Báo Tiền Phong 2020
Mr. Nguyen Huy Thiem presented prizes to athletes
It can be seen that, in addition to production and business activities, the Him Lam brand has long been directed to social security and charity activities, demonstrating the responsibility of businesses to the community. With that spirit, Him Lam affirms that it will continue to accompany events for the community, contributing to the common development of the country.
Let's take a look back at some memorable moments during the MARATHON NATIONAL CHAMPIONS AND THE ANNOUNCEMENT LONG TERM 2020”