The 13th North Sichuan Medical College Sports Meeting, a biennially sports event of NSMC, was opened with a grand ceremony of marching on April 15th, 2016. It was a two-day event with field and track events.
With great passion and a spirit of unity, students from School of International Education and Cooperation (SIEC) participated in almost all the field and track events for both male and female including 100, 200, 400, 800 and 1500 meters race, the 4×100 and 4×400 meters relay race.Other events which SIEC students took part in included the long jump, triple jump, shot put and other fun group games such as tug of war etc.
We are proud to have our boys and girls take part in all the track events and showed their athletic skills. In the boys 100 meter race Desmond from the 2012 Batch won the 1st position. Eugene from 2012 batch won the 1st position for 200 meter, triple jump and Long jump. Udhaya from 2015 Batch won the 1st position for 400 meter and 2nd position for long jump. Hashim from 2012 batch won 2nd position for 400 meters. Prakash from 2013 batch won 3rd place for shot-put. The international students team (Eugene ,Benjamin, Praveen and Desmond) won the 1st position for 4x100 meter relay and also the international students team (Udhaya, Gowtham, Eugene and Hashim) won the 1st position for 4x400 meter relay. With a total score of 66, not taking part in fun games yet, SIEC ranked No. 3 among the 17 participating teams and was awarded the special prize as “One of the Best Organizing Department”.
The most important element which made this year’s sports meeting a success was the team spirit and unity among the international students. We cheered for each other and support each other in everything and we also made so many new friends in this sports meeting. In summary, we had a great spirit of sportsmanship and friendship with both Chinese students and among the international students.