The competitions were joined by 150 athletes of 8 teams from affiliated units and agencies in Long Son Military Base. Participants will compete in several sports such as volleyball, football, sack race, tug of war, and more.

Athletes compete in the tug of war game.

According to Colonel Pham Tien Dung, Deputy Commanding Officer and Chief-of-Staff of Brigade 167 of Naval Region 2, the competitions help reduce troops’ pressure and stress after training sessions, contributing to raising their physical strength and ensuring combat readiness in each unit.

A volleyball competition

The events also were held to promote physical training and sports movement, and raising troops’ awareness of the meaning of the National Day.

Translated by Chung Anh