The Philippines has announced the cancellation of the 2020 ASEAN Para Games due to a lack of funding stemming from the COVID-19 pandemic, according to the Vietnam Sports Administration.
VOV.VN - The ASEAN Para Sports Federation (APSF) has decided to postpone its 10th regional tournament until October 2020 as a result of the complicated nature of the novel coronavirus (COVID-19) globally.
VOV.VN - Prime Minister Nguyen Xuan Phuc has established a national steering committee aimed at undertaking all organisational matters regarding the 31st Southeast Asian Games (SEA Games 31), and the 11th Southeast Asian Para Games (ASEAN Para Games 11), ahead in 2021.
The ASEAN Para Games in the Philippines have been delayed indefinitely because of the novel coronavirus disease (COVID-19), according to the Vietnam Paralympic Association (VPA).
The 10th ASEAN Para Games in the Philippines has been postponed for the second time due to the novel coronavirus epidemic.
The capital city of Hanoi has teamed up with the Vietnam Airlines Corporation (Vietnam Airlines) for a promotion campaign both nationally and globally.
VOV.VN -Herbalife has been announced as the main official nutrition sponsor for Vietnamese athletes competing at the 2019 SEA Games and 2020 ASEAN Para Games.
Vietnam has kicked off a 15-year project to turn the nation into a regional sporting powerhouse.
Prime Minister Nguyen Xuan Phuc recently approved a project aiming to turn Vietnam into a nation with developed sports on the continent by 2035.
Despite their physical challenges, Vietnamese athletes with disabilities have striven with outstanding efforts and gained remarkable results at regional and international arenas over the years, bringing glory to the nation.
The Government has agreed with the Ministry of Culture, Sports and Tourism (MCST)’s proposal to organise the 31st Southeast Asian Games (SEA Games 31) and the 11th ASEAN Para Games (Para Games 11) in Vietnam in 2021.
The Ho Chi Minh City People’s Committee on November 5 held a ceremony to honour local athletes who well performed at the ninth ASEAN Para Games and the fifth Asian Indoor and Martial Arts Games (AIMAG 2017).
The week-long ninth ASEAN Para Games wrapped up in Kuala Lumpur, Malaysia, on September 23 evening.
Vietnam won a total of 161 medals, including 40 gold, standing fourth in the medal tally after seven competition days of the ninth ASEAN Para Games in Malaysia.
After five days of competition at the ASEAN Para Games 2017 in Malaysia, Vietnamese athletes have set 10 new records, four in swimming and four in weightlifting, winning 39 gold, 59 silver and 55 bronze medals to rank fourth in the overall medal tally.
Nguyen Hoang Minh completed a hat-trick at the ASEAN Para Games after winning his third gold medal in the men’s T12/13 1,500m on September 20 in Kuala Lumpur, Malaysia.
The Vietnamese team won five more gold in the morning of September 20, raising the total gold medals to 23 at the ongoing 9th ASEAN Para Games in Malaysia.
Vietnam’s swimming and athletic teams on September 19 pocketed four more gold medals at the 9th ASEAN Para Games held in Malaysia.
The Vietnamese weightlifting team seized two gold medals and broke two records at the ongoing 2017 ASEAN Para Games in Kuala Lumpur, Malaysia on September 18.
A delegation of 142 Vietnamese athletes with disabilities left Ho Chi Minh City on September 11 for the ninth ASEAN Paralympic Games in Malaysia in the next days.