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Large wave in Japan kills Vietnamese tourist

Large wave in Japan kills Vietnamese tourist

VOV.VN -A 23-year-old Vietnamese woman has been killed after being swept out to sea by a large wave while swimming in the waters off of Takeigama beach in Kashima of Ibaraki Prefecture in Japan.

ASEAN Para Games 2017: Vietnam ranks fourth in medal tally

ASEAN Para Games 2017: Vietnam ranks fourth in medal tally

The Vietnamese team won 31 gold, 46 silver and 44 bronze medals, as of 3pm on September 21, temporarily standing fourth in the medal tally of the ongoing ninth ASEAN Para Games in Malaysia, according to the General Department of Sports and Physical Training.

Vietnam eyes top three in 29th SEA Games

Vietnam eyes top three in 29th SEA Games

Vietnam continues targeting a place among the top three countries in the 29th Southeast Asian (SEA) Games, which will be held in Malaysia from August 19-31.

Female swimmer gets bronze medal at Asian event

Female swimmer gets bronze medal at Asian event

Swimmer Nguyen Thi Anh Vien won a bronze medal at the ongoing Asian Swimming Championships in the women’s 200m freestyle event in Tokyo on November 18 in a time of 1 minute 59 31 seconds.

Swimming classes needed to reduce drowning

Swimming classes needed to reduce drowning

Teaching children to swim is one of the most effective ways to reduce drowning accidents in Vietnam, but this work has yet to produce results as expected.

Tung wins gold at IPC Swimming European Open

Tung wins gold at IPC Swimming European Open

Vietnamese disabled swimmer Vo Thanh Tung brought home a gold medal at the 2016 IPC Swimming European Open Championships which wrapped up in Funchal, on the island of Madeira, Portugal on May 7.

Vien stars in the pool with 16 golds

Vien stars in the pool with 16 golds

Adding three more gold medals to her tally, Army swimmer Nguyen Thi Anh Vien powered her way to 16 gold medals at the National Swimming Championships on the concluding day.