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THE SIXTH WUSHU SANDA WORLD CUP HELD IN OUR UNIVERSITY

 

The Sixth Wushu Sanda(Free Combat of Martial Arts) World Cup is officially opened in the Stadium of our university on the night of October 23rd. More than 50 athletes representing 18 countries, such as China, Philippines, Tucky, Egypt, France and so on, will compete in the following 3 days.

It is not only a perfect combination of power and elegancy, but also a grand gathering of Wushu circles showing profound Wushu spirit. There will be 11 men's categories competition, including 48kg, 52kg, 56kg, 60kg, 65kg, 70kg, 75kg, 80 kg, 85kg, 90kg, and 90kg+ category and 7 women's categories, including 48kg, 52kg, 56kg, 60kg, 65kg, 70kg and 75kg category. All the athlets are the top four players of different categories in the 2011 World Wushu Championship Contest held in Turkey.

The Wushu Sanda World Cup, the highest-level individual event within the whole world, is held every two years. The Sixth Wushu Sanda World Cup is sponsored by the International Wushu Union,Wushu Administrative Center of General Administration of Sport of China and Chinese Wushu Association, organized by Fujian Provincial Sport Bureau and Wuyishan Municipal People's Government and Co-organized by Wuyi University. It is also the first international competition held in our university.

There is a wonderful performance by our university and the city in the opening ceremony.