The 13th Liaoning Provincial Games Grand Opening in Panjin
On August 19th, the 13th Liaoning Provincial Games was grandly opened at the Red Umbrella Stadium of Liaodong Bay Red Beach Sports Center in Panjin city. Chen Qiufa, secretary of the provincial party committee and director of the Standing Committee of the Provincial People's Congress, attended the opening ceremony and announced the opening. Tang Yijun, deputy secretary of the provincial party committee and governor, attended the opening ceremony and delivered a speech.
Before the opening ceremony, the provincial leaders such as Chen Qiufa and Tang Yijun met with representatives of the province's mass sports work advanced individual commendation meeting and took a group photo.
In the evening, the Red Beach Sports Center is full of colorful lights. The audience is full of people and the atmosphere is warm. The applause and cheers merge into a sea of joy.
At 5 o'clock in the afternoon, the opening ceremony officially began. With the high melody, the flag-bearing flag-bearers guarded the bright five-star red flag into the venue, followed by the flags of Liaoning Provincial Games and the 13th Provincial Games. The referees and the representatives of the participating delegations were full of energy and stepped into the venue. The audience received warm applause.
After entering the venue, the audience stood up. In the majestic national anthem, the bright five-star red flag rose and fluttered high.
Later, along with the wonderful melody of the 13th National Games, the provincial sport’s flag and the 13th provincial sport’s flag rose slowly. The athletes and referees respectively took the oath and stated that they must strictly abide by and implement the competition progress and competition rules, and demonstrate a good sportsmanship and morality.
At the opening ceremony, a large-scale cultural and sports performance with the theme of “Building a New Liaoning” was held. The performance highlights the fruitful achievements of the national fitness in the province, and shows the spirit of the people of Liaoning Province, which is aspirational and enterprising, reflecting the economy of our province. A gratifying situation of development and social harmony. After the performance, the torch relay and the main torch lighting ceremony were held.
As the largest comprehensive sports event in the province with the highest level of competition and the widest participation, the Provincial Games will be held every four years. With the theme of “Healthy China, Sports Liaoning”, a total of 32 major items have been set up, and reforms and innovations have been intensified in terms of running modes and project settings. The biggest highlight is the addition of mass competitions. The integration and competition of competitive sports and mass sports will achieve the same-direction linkage between the health of the whole people and the overall revitalization.
The opening ceremony was hosted by the main responsible comrades of the Liaoning Provincial Sports Bureau, and the main responsible comrades of Panjin City gave a welcome speech.
Provincial leaders Liu Huanxin, Sun Wei, Li Jinke, Li Xiaoan and Jiang Jun attended the opening ceremony.