Changde holds a Scheduling Meeting to Prepare for the 14th Provincial Games
The quadrennial Provincial Games will be held in Yueyang City in September this year. Yesterday, Changde held the first meeting of the Organizing Committee for the 14th Provincial Games. Vice Mayor Yang Chengying attended meeting and delivered a speech.
The Changde delegation of this Provincial Games will sign up for 24 major events in the youth group and 10 major events in the adult group. The meeting presented the report on the preparatory work for the 14th Provincial Games and the arrangement for the next stage. The heads of the districts, counties (cities) and relevant departments directly under the municipality made speeches. Yang Chengying pointed out that it is necessary to attach great importance to the games and improve the position. Sportsmanship is an enterprising spirit, a kind of fashion and civilization, which not only contributes to the goal of mass people’s health, and also serves as an important job of the new round of civilized city creation in our city. Everyone should deeply understand the significance of sports, focusing on this point and sparing no efforts. All departments at all levels must set up targets, plan well, select good talents, conduct scientific training, do a good job in the management of athletes in preparing for the 14th Provincial Games. It is necessary to establish a whole chapter for long-term development and strengthen publicity and form an atmosphere; it is also essential to combine teaching and sports, and multi-party linkage. Relevant departments should hold innovative and reforming spirits to strengthen assessment and objective evaluation. It is necessary to take a long-term perspective and make concerted efforts to jointly form a dual-wheel drive for sports and the sports industry.
Translator: Wu Yangyue
Chinese source: www.changde.gov.cn