On May 28, 2011, the second national college orienteering cross-country tour (Jiangxi station) and the second orienteering cross-country tour of Jiangxi Province opened at Donghua University of Technology in Fuzhou, Jiangxi Province. The competition was sponsored by the Orienteering Branch of the China University Sports Association and the China University Orienteering Training Center, hosted by the East China University of Technology and the Jiangxi Provincial Student Sports Association, and co-organized by the Orienteering Branch of the Jiangxi Provincial Student Sports Association College Student Work Committee. Professor Jiang Jingping, Secretary-General of China Student Orientation Association, and Professor Liu Xiaodong, Vice President of Donghua University of Technology, attended the opening ceremony of the competition and delivered a speech.
The competition attracted 25 teams from colleges and universities in Jiangxi Province, with nearly 400 athletes. The tour is divided into two groups: elite group and ordinary group, which are subdivided into four events: point race, mid-distance race, team race and 100-meter orienteering race.
In order to recognize the outstanding contributions made by Donghua University of Technology in the development and promotion of orienteering, the Chinese Students Orienteering Association specially awarded Donghua University of Technology the plaque of the National Students Orienteering Demonstration School. Zhang Guoping, secretary of the Party Committee of the School of Physical Education of Donghua University of Technology, said in an interview with the reporter that the second National University Orienteering Cross-Road Tour was held in Donghua University of Technology, which is of great significance and influence for the construction of campus culture and the improvement of students' orienteering level. "Through such a platform, it will greatly promote the promotion and popularization of orienteering in our school. At the same time, the tour will also strengthen exchanges with other colleges and universities," said Secretary Zhang.
This morning's event is the 100m orienteering. Before the start of the competition, the athletes got ready at the starting point. Hu Chao, an athlete from the representative team of the School of Surveying and Mapping Engineering of East China University of Technology, told the reporter that his team was fully prepared for the competition and practiced twice a week; And I have a certain ability to read maps in my major. Chen Mengyao, a member of the representative team of Jiangxi College of Traditional Chinese Medicine, said that although she had not participated in the formal competition, she loved the orienteering project very much and focused on participation. It was not important to get any results, but she would strive for it.
At 9:30 a.m., the 100-meter orienteering match opened in the stadium of Donghua University of Technology. The athletes hold the map and the north arrow, and shuttle quickly between the points set up on the playground. The match proceeded in a tense and orderly manner. In the afternoon, there will be point competition and team competition on campus. The mid-distance race will be held in the outfield on the morning of the 29th.
Opening ceremony site
The Chinese Students Orienteering Association awarded the plaque of the National Students Orienteering Demonstration School to Donghua University of Technology
100m orienteering competition