Weinan has the forceful style of Huashan Mountainand the openness of Wei River. The 14th National Games of the People's Republic of China is around the corner. We welcome friends from all over China to watch the 14th National Games and enjoy the beautiful scenery in Weinan. This is the end of the livestream. Thanks for your attention.
After moving about 4.5 km westward along Letian Street, the torchbearer will arrive at the destination of the torch relay in the city - Weinan Sports Center East Square.
Weinan Sports Center is the largest comprehensive sports center at the prefectural level in Northwest China. The center is brimmed with atmosphere of the 14th National Games from its display of mascots to the establishment of relevant public sports facilities.
During the 14th National Games, Weinan will hold events including U19 women's basketball, U18 mens' soccer, beach volleyball, weightlifting competitions, darts in the 11th National Games for Persons with Disabilities & the 8th National Special Olympic Games, P.R.China. Let' s look forward to the athletes' fantastic performances.
After passing the route in the shape of "9" and heading westward along Letian Street, the torchbearer will arrive at Weinan Museum. Weinan Museum is a modern comprehensive museum integrating the collection, protection and research, display, and academic exchanges of cultural relics. It is a Weinan patriotism education base and an important platform for inheriting historical civilization, pooling spiritual strength, and enhancing cultural self-confidence.
The torchbearer will start from Weinan Citizen Comprehensive Service Center, passes through Liuquan Road, Weihe Street, Cangcheng Road to Letian Street. The torch route covers many landmarks in Weinan, which will not only deepen the audiences' understanding of Weinan but also present the city to the world.
The launching ceremony of the torch relay of the 14th National Games and the 11th National Games for Persons with Disabilities & the 8th National Special Olympic Games, P.R.China in Weinan City is held at Weinan Citizen Comprehensive Service Center. It is a window where the government, civil organizationsand citizens interact with each other, with basic functions of public notification of government affairs, cooperation of government and social entities, and government-people interaction.
Wang Lin, Secretary of the CPC Weinan Municipal Committee, presents and passes the torch for the first leg.
Torch kindling by the torch guards.
Address by Chen Xiaoyong, Vice Secretary of the CPC Weinan Municipal Committee and Mayor of Weinan City.
Now the national-flag-raising ceremony.
The torch relay of the 14th National Games and the 11th National Games for Persons with Disabilities & the 8th National Special Olympic Games, P.R.China in Weinan City will start at 8:00 am on August 18. The event is co-hosted by the General Administration of Sport of China, China Disabled Person’s Federation, the People’s Government of Shaanxi Province and organized by Weinan Municipal People’s Government.
The torch relay of the 14th National Games and the 11th National Games for Persons with Disabilities & the 8th National Special Olympic Games, P.R.China in Weinan City will start soon, please stay tuned for the livestream.