Peking University, October 26, 2021:
Peking University held its 2021 Autumn Sports Meeting and at Wu-si
Sports Field on October 17. Abundant sports activities ranging from
conventional track and field sports to fun sports were organized.
The memorial medal for the PKU Welcome Run
The Wu-si Sports Field
Students and teachers doing the warm-up together
After the flag-raising ceremony, Qian Junwei, director of the Department
of PE, delivered an opening remark and hopes that all students and
teachers could enjoy running on this beautiful autumn day and get better
prepared for the upcoming Beijing Marathon. He believed that during
running and exercising, the students and teachers would not only have
fun but also strengthen the mind and the body.
Aerobics teacher Che Lei from the Department of PE led teachers and
students in a warm-up run. After one lap around the track, all the
participants who were bubbling over with enthusiasm and vitality, headed
for a loop around Weiming Lake in a 3km PKU Welcome Run.
The atmosphere was incredibly vibrant, with joy and laughter filling the
air. All the confident and passionate athletes gave their all to defend
their department’s honor in track and field. They also engaged actively
in a host of recreational sports activities, which then brought them
closer to each other.
The PKU Welcome Run
Students actively participating in the sports meeting
This year's Sports Meeting was filled with energy, passion and
creativity. On the Wu-si sports field, which has witnessed generations
of PKU strivers, these young athletes pursued excellence, surpassed
themselves, spread the joy of sports and displayed true sportsmanship.
Written by: Liu Zijing
Edited by: Ng Joong Hwee
Source: PKU News (Chinese)