HCM City to host 2017 Olympic Run Day in March

The Olympic Run Day for Public Health 2017 is scheduled to be taken place in Ho Chi Minh City on March 26, according to the municipal People’s Committee.

The activity aims at promoting mass participation of sports and following President Ho Chi Minh’s call for all people to exercise to stay healthy; making the habit to exercise for better health; contribute improving the quality of life and building healthy lifestyle & environment.

The municipal People’s committee asked local authorities of 24 districts to organize the movement on response the event.

The Olympic Run Day is expected to attract around 6,000 participants.

By Minh Vuong – Translated by Kim Khanh

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