Female athletes join in the marathon
On November 27th, 2022 morning, Phuoc Tich Half Marathon 2022 entitled “Huong xua lang co - Buoc Chan Hanh phuc” (the old scent of the ancient village - happy steps) was co-held by the People’s Committee of Phong Dien district and Co do Hue club.

There were over 500 athletes competing in 03 distances including 21km, 12km and 5km. The Organizer expected that athletes will get exciting experience, discover the beauty of Phuoc Tich village and spread happiness. The event attracted those who are in love with Hue, its culture and heritages. It also contributes to develop Thua Thien Hue into a centrally managed city on the basis of heritage, culture, ecology, landscape, environmental friendliness and intelligent operation. In addition, it promotes local traditional culture and develops Phong Dien district into a town by 2025. Phuoc Tich is one of the four ancient villages recognized as national heritage by the Ministry of Culture, Sport and Tourism. Over the past 12 years, the village has defined its value and brand as a unique art architecture relic that can not be found across the country. At the end of the event, the Organizer awarded first, second and third prizes in each categories. Besides, the Organizer presented scholarships to studious students from disadvantaged background and gifts to disadvantaged families.


The deputy Secretary of the district’s Party Committee, the Chairman of the People’s Committee of Phong Dien district present scholarships to students

The event is aimed to honor the heritage values of Phuoc Tich ancient village, introduce the destination to domestic and foreign visitors. It was also an occasion for participants to meet and exchange. The half marathon also honors the physical training spirit, shows the noble spirit and responsibility as well as shares happiness to studious students from disadvantaged background and those from disadvantaged background in Phong Dien district.

Photos taken at Phuoc Tich Half Marathon Hương 2022 entitled “Huong xua lang co - Buoc Chan Hanh phuc” - (the old scent of the ancient village - happy steps):

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