2021 Ordos Regatta staged in Kangbashi district
Updated: 2021-07-19 (chinadaily.com.cn) Print
The 2021 Ordos Regatta kicks off on Wulan Mulun Lake in Kangbashi district on July 17. [Photo/Ordos Regatta]
The 2021 Ordos Regatta kicked off on July 17 at Wulan Mulun Lake in Kangbashi district – in Ordos city in North China's Inner Mongolia autonomous region – lasting two days and attracting the participation of 443 players from 35 teams nationwide.
It was the third consecutive year Ordos held the event, which was sponsored by the Ordos municipal government.
Rowers give the thumbs up during the regatta. [Photo/Ordos Regatta]
To add to the fun and raise the profile of the Kangbashi district, a special Mongolian triathlon competition was also staged.
The regatta helped showcase the transformation of the city's natural water resources into economic and social resources, further encouraging rowing to take root there and promoted the upgrading of its sports industry, according to Ordos Vice-Mayor Liu Xiaofeng.
Team members pose for a group photo at the 2021 Ordos Regatta. [Photo/Ordos Regatta]