Newspaper holds traditional Run for Peace hinh anh 1Illustrative photo (Source:Internet)
Hanoi (VNA) – “Ha Noi Moi” (New Hanoi) Newspaper has launched their traditional Run for Peace, a major sporting event to celebrate the 62nd anniversary of the capital’s liberation.

More than 4,000 people, including city officials, workers, students and residents, attended the opening ceremony at the Quan Ngua Sport Palace on June 21 to kick off the 43rd event.

After the launch, a qualifying run will be organised in all 30 districts and towns of the city. The winners will compete in the final, which is scheduled for October 9 around Hoan Kiem Lake.

Athletes from other cities and provinces as well as foreigners are encouraged to participate in the annual tournament as well.-VNA