Xinhe county is hosting a horse racing meeting to help the Winter Olympics

2022-05-09 0 By

National fitness to promote health, ten thousand horses galloping to welcome the Winter Olympics.With the opening of the 2022 Beijing Winter Olympic Games, a variety of cultural and sports activities were held in Xinhe County. Farmers and herdsmen of all ethnic groups supported the Games with traditional folk sports such as horse racing and scrambling for a sheep.A visual feast of “passion and speed” on horseback is staged in xinhe County, northwest China’s Hebei Province, Feb. 5, 2019.At the scene of horse racing, as the judge ordered, the racehorses controlled by the players, such as an arrow from the string, one after another scrambling to pentium, for a time, the horseshoe sound on the field, dust flying.The cheers and shouts of the visitors added to the lively atmosphere.(SOUNDBITE) (English) ULAHATI YERBOLI, JOCKEY, SAYING: “I came first in the horse race today. I am very happy and excited and I hope the athletes who are participating in the Winter Olympics can also achieve a good result.”(SOUNDBITE) (English) TOURIST, GRYZIBa TOHOTI, SAYING: “We all love the races and we are happy to see how refreshed they are.”Horse racing is one of the traditional sports that people of all ethnic groups in Xinjiang enjoy very much.The competition is divided into three kilometers and six kilometers, attracting horse riding enthusiasts from Xinhe, Shaya, And Yili to visit and exchange ideas. They cheer for the Beijing Winter Olympic Games with their exquisite skills.Li Zhaohua, chairman of xinhe Desert Flower Sea scenic spot: “this time we hold horse racing meeting, in order to let the people in winter are active, for the Beijing Winter Olympics, for the Chinese athletes refueling.”The event further enriched the spiritual and cultural life of farmers and herdsmen, promoted the healthy development of rural sports, demonstrated the sense of competition and team spirit of the participating teams, and expressed the people of all ethnic groups to welcome the Winter Olympics and their good wishes to the great motherland.(Xinhe Rong Media Center reporter: Jiale Zhao)