Vietnam’s vovinam takes on the world Culture - Sports

Vietnam’s vovinam takes on the world

Traditional martial arts have been developing for centuries in Vietnam, with hundreds of styles nationwide, including Nam Hong Son, Tay Son Binh Dinh and Vovinam. Vietnamese styles have been become popular around the world thanks to their typical characters and practicality.
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Hanoi to host first int’l Vietnamese martial art event

The Thanh Long Cup, Vietnam’s first international traditional martial arts championship, will take place from August 6-13 at the My Dinh Indoor Athletics Gymnasium in Hanoi City, the Chairman of the Vietnam Traditional Martial Art Federation announced at a press conference on July 9.
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Algeria hosts 4th Vovinam championship

The final round of the Algerian 4th Vovinam (Vietnamese Martial Art) championship took place in the capital city of Algiers on April 5, with the participation of nearly 290 fighters from 28 clubs throughout the country.
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Vovinam eyes SEA Games inclusion

Vietnam Olympic Committee leaders will be working to get the traditional Vietnamese martial art of Vovinam included at the 27th Southeast Asian (SEA) Games at a two day meeting in Myanmar.