Young girl from Binh Thuan won gold medal at the 2022 Asian Youth Athletics Championships

19/10/2022, 14:26

BTO-The 4th Asian Youth Athletics Championships took place from October 13-16 in Kuwait, with nearly 400 participants from 30 countries and territories in the region. Vietnam’s team consisted of 4 young female competitors, who were selected from outstanding athletes nationwide, including Hoang Thi Anh Thuc from Binh Thuan.


This biennial tournament has been organized since 2015 for U18 athletes in Asia. At the 4th competition (2021), which was postponed until 2022 due to the impact of the Covid-19 pandemic, athletes competed for medals in 40 categories. In day 2 (October 14), Hoang Thi Anh Thuc, 17, excellently performed in the girls’ 400 meter-run final and finished the first in 55:03 seconds, surpassing 6 other opponents from India, Thailand and Iraq to gain the gold medal, the second gold medal for Vietnamese squad. The first gold medal was made by a 16-year-old girl Nguyen Khanh Linh (from Ha Nam) in the first day of the competition. The timing 55: 03 second has been the best performance of young girl Hoang Thi Anh Thuc, as she achieved 54:64 seconds at a national youth athletics competition.

Reportedly, apart from two gold medals of Thuc and Linh, Vietnam also bagged 1 bronze medal in girls’ high jump (by Bui Thi Kim Anh from Nam Dinh), totally winning 3 medals at the tournament.


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Young girl from Binh Thuan won gold medal at the 2022 Asian Youth Athletics Championships