Equestrianism performance held in Gyirong Town

By: Liu Fang, Tenzin Sydron, China Tibet News
Updated: Dec. 02, 2019

"Popularizing sports among rural areas", organized by Tibet Autonomous Region Administration of Sports and undertaken by Community Sports Centre, has gone to Xigaze City. Recently, an equestrianism performance has been held in Gyirong Town of Gyirong County, Xigaze City, southwest China's Tibet Autonomous Region.

The site of this equestrianism performance was set at the villagers' field, which was truly heartwarming and "down to earth". On the day of the event, 21 athletes of Tibetan traditional equestrian team performed 38 excellent shows, attracting over 5,000 local audiences.
During the activity, the organizer gifted Gyirong Town primary school, Gyirong Neighborhood Committee and Tsongdu Village with fitness equipment that worth 16,000 yuan RMB.
The activity brings equestrianism performance to farmers and herdsmen's doorstep, and sends the warmth of the Party and the government to all districts of the whole region.