(VOV) - Vietnamese rowers triumphed at the New South Wales State Rowing Championships in Australia on February 26.
(VOV) -Vietnamese sports have set an ambitious target for the 27th SEA Games (2013) and many athletes dream of winning gold.
Vietnamese fencer Nguyen Tien Nhat failed to enter the next round of competition at the London Olympics on August 1.
Two Vietnamese rowers Pham Thi Hai and Pham Thi Thao came fifth out of six pairs competing in the Repechage 1 of the women’s lightweight double sculls event at the London 2012 Olympics on July 31.
The Vietnamese sports team landed at London's Gatwick Airport on July 20 and was warmly welcomed by a representative from the London 2012 Olympics.
The UK has completed major facilities to ensure that the London 2012 Summer Olympics will become a unique social, cultural and sporting event for international friends.
Then national women’s rowing team has clinched five gold, three silver and four bronze medals at the 2012 Asia Rowing Cup in Singapore.
The Vietnamese rowing and weightlifting teams have gained three more berths raising the total number of Vietnamese athletes attending the 2012 London Olympics to 15.
Four rowers of the Vietnamese team, namely Nguyen Van Linh, Pham Thi Thao, Le Thi An and Pham Thi Hai, are attending the 2012 Asian Olympic Qualification Regatta in Chungju, the Republic of Korea from April 26-29.
Vietnam has overcome Thailand to place second in the medal tally of the 26th SEA Games with 54 golds so far.