Viet Nam News
HÀ N?I — The National Archery Cup will be organised in Vinh Long Province on April 17-23 with the participation of 180 athletes.
The athletes are coming from 15 cities and provinces, including strong hubs such as Hà N?i, HCM City and H?i Phòng.
They will compete in 36 disciplines for individuals, doubles and teams, in two categories of recurve and compound.
“The archery championships are one of the elite national sports events organised annually. It aims to test athletes’ quality and select the best for the national teams, who will take part in regional and international tournaments, especially the Southeast Asian Games in Malaysia this August and the Asian Games in Vi?t Nam in 2019,” Nguy?n Thanh An, deputy director of Vinh Long’s Culture, Sports and Tourism Department, said. — VNS