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2018 Campus Mini Marathon Held Successfully at KUST

     At 8:40 on September 15th, the National College Student Campus Mini Marathon of 2018 was held at the Hengyuan Stadium on Chenggong Campus at Kunming University of Science and Technology (KUST). The event was sponsored by the National Students’ Union Secretariat, and the CCTV Finance Channel. Moreover, it was undertaken by the Communist Youth League of KUST and based on the second classroom entitled Stepping into the Dream Space. More than 1600 participators and over 4,000 spectators attended the event, including WANG Xueqin, Deputy Secretary of the Party Committee of KUST and President of KUST, LI Li, Deputy Secretaryof the Party Committee of KUST , YANG Bin, Vice President of KUST, and CHENG Heming, Executive Director of the Academic Council of KUST.



    The event officially kicked off alongside the wonderful dance by KUST Cheering Team. WANG Xueqin and LI Li gave the order for the competition, and YANG Bin and CHENG Heming led the race. After a shot of the starting gun, the participators ran sweatily around the campus. Adhering to the principle of “friendship first, competition second”, the participators helped each other and passed on the spirit of keeping fitness to everyone during the process of the competition. After the competition, Deputy Secretary LI Li, Vice President YANG Bin and Prof. CHENG Heming awarded the top eight of men and women in the competition.



     2018 National College Student Campus Mini Marathon is a primary part of “the National College Student Campus Running Season”. KUST is one of the 16 colleges and universities in the national B-class competition and the only university in Yunnan Province, which aims to continuously encourage the college students to do physical exercises and improve physical and mental health for the purpose of of quitting network and going to the playground instead of staying at the dormitory, as well as for the purpose of displaying youthful vigor.



Translated by: DUAN Yanyan, Faculty of Foreign Languages and Cultures

Edited by: Prof. GAO Mei, Faculty of Foreign Languages and Cultures

Source: Youth League Committee of KUST

Issued by: Division of Overseas Cooperation

Edited by: KUST News Center (Chinese)