Hanoi wins national archery champs

15:17 | 24/04/2017 Sports

Hà Nội triumphed at the National Archery Championships which concluded in the southern province of Vĩnh Long yesterday.  

top the National Archery Championships which concluded in the southern province of Vĩnh Long yesterday — Photo dangcongsan.vn

The team brought home 16 golds, 7 silvers and 9 bronzes. Hosts Vinh Long came 2nd with 9 golds, 6 silvers and 6 bronzes. Tra Vinh finished 3rd with 3 golds, 1 silvers and 3 bronzes.

The six-day event featured nearly 150 archers competing for 32 sets of medals.

The event’s outstanding archers will either be added to Việt Nam’s national archery team for intensive training, or compete at regional tournaments. The top archers will compete at the Southeast Asian Games 2017 in Malaysia.

Theo VNS