Swimmer Anh Vien honored for success at SEA Games

(VOV) -Hanoi held a ceremony honoring the outstanding performance and achievements of local swimmer Nguyen Thi Anh Vien, who broke two records and won three gold medals, two silver and a bronze for her country at the recent 27th SEA Games.

Anh Vien surpassed six other nominees to win the “SEA Games impression” title and receive Vespa GTS Super 125 motor as a bonus (worth nearly VND80 million).

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The six other candidates were marksman Hoang Xuan Vinh, track-and-field athlete Vu Thi Huong, track-and-field athlete Pham Thi Binh, swimmer Lam Quang Nhat, boxer Luu Thi Duyen, and weight-lifter Thach Kim Tuan.

High hopes are pinned on the swimmer to claim victory at the 17th Asian Games (ASIAD) in 2014 and Olympic Games.