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Swimmers set to shine at worlds

Swimmers set to shine at worlds

Vietnam will send four representatives to compete at the 2015 World Swimming Championships in Kazan, Russia tomorrow, according to deputy chairman and general secretary of the Vietnam Aquatic Sports Association Dinh Viet Hung.

Vien, Thanh get Second Class Labour Medal

Vien, Thanh get Second Class Labour Medal

Nguyen Thi Anh Vien and Phan Thi Ha Thanh on June 23 received Second Class Labour Medals from President Truong Tan Sang for their recent achievements in sports.

Four athletes to attend Brazil Summer Olympics

Four athletes to attend Brazil Summer Olympics

Four Vietnamese athletes have earned the right to compete in the 2016 Summer Olympics slated to take place in Rio de Janeiro, Brazil from August 5-21, according to General Department of Sports and Physical Training.

Vietnam to continue investing in Olympic sports

Vietnam to continue investing in Olympic sports

Vietnam will focus on Olympic sports following the success of the country’s athletes in these competitions at the 28th Southeast Asian (SEA) Games, with a hope of consolidating its position in the region and competing in bigger arenas, including the Asian Games and Olympic Games.

Vietnam stands at second place at SEA Games 28

Vietnam stands at second place at SEA Games 28

(VOV) -Vietnam enjoyed a flurry of gold medal on June 6 – the first official competition day of the 28th SEA Games – with nine golds in swimming, gymnastics, racewalking, fencing, judo and petanque, as well as three new records established.

Vien, one to watch at SEA Games

Vien, one to watch at SEA Games

Singapore online newspaper straitstimes.com called Vietnam swimmer Nguyen Thi Anh Vien as one of 10 athletes to watch at the SEA Games, which kick off later this week.

Anh Vien to face unfavorable Sea Games competition schedule

 Anh Vien to face unfavorable Sea Games competition schedule

Vietnamese swimmer Nguyen Thi Anh Vien, 19, will face an unfavorable competition schedule at the upcoming Southeast Asian (SEA) Games in Singapore from June 5 to 16 since she will have to take part in four races in one day and may have only nine minutes to rest between two consecutive events.

High hopes for Vietnam swimmers at the 28th SEA Games

High hopes for Vietnam swimmers at the 28th SEA Games

(VOV) - With just over a month to the 28th Southeast Asian Games (SEA Games), Vietnamese swimmers are kicking into high gear as they pack their bags for training and competition tours in the US and Japan in the lead up to the big battle.

This holiday season, express your gratitude for youth sports

This holiday season, express your gratitude for youth sports

(VOV) - As we near the end of 2014, it’s a great time to reflect on the past year and pay tribute to the things we are most grateful for — and Vietnam can be so thankful for the presence of youth sports in our children’s lives.

Vien pulls out of butterfly finals

Vien pulls out of butterfly finals

Nguyen Thi Anh Vien, Vietnam's top female swimmer, pulled out of the final round of the women's 200m butterfly event during the Second Youth Olympic Games in Nanjing City, China, on August 18.

Vien wins gold at Youth Olympics

Vien wins gold at Youth Olympics

Vietnamese Swimmer Nguyen Thi Anh Vien on August 17 won a gold medal at the second Youth Olympic Games in Nanjing City, China.

Vietnam ready for Youth Olympics

Vietnam ready for Youth Olympics

A delegation of 13 athletes on August 13 leaves for China to represent Vietnam at the second edition of the global competition for junior athletes - the Nanjing Youth Olympic Games (YOG).

Vietnam honours achievements of the young

Vietnam honours achievements of the young

(VOV) -A list of the top ten most outstanding young people in Vietnam was announced on March 19 to acknowledge their great contributions to the country.

Swimmer Anh Vien honored for success at SEA Games

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.