On October 29, 2017, the 56th Student Sports Meeting of Beihang University was held at Shahe Stadium. This activity was co-organized by the Beihang Sports Committee, Management Committee at Shahe Campus, Student Affairs Office and School Youth League Committee, and hosted by Beihang College and School of Economics and Management. Representative teams from 12 schools and colleges participated in this event. This was the first time that freshmen students from the School of General Engineering (SGE) participated in a Sports Meeting. They displayed excellent sportsmanship, which amazed the audience.
20 students from our school participated in various sporting events, such as the 100-meter/200-meter dash, relay race, long jump and shotput. Some students also participated in Broadcast Gymnastic Competition. Hou Yanxiang won the fifth prize in 200-meter dash (male), Liu Yuhe got the eighth place in 200-meter dash (female). In the 3000-meter race (male) and 1500-meter race (female), Han Shaohang, Tang Siqi and Fan Di displayed exemplary competitiveness and perseverance. On the field, all athletes tried their best to win the first prize. Outside the field, students were cheering for the participants. All of this fully represented the team spirit of our school.
During the Sports Meeting, the SGE students displayed the sportsman’s goals of “higher, faster and stronger” and showcased the positive spirit of our school to the wider community of Beihang University. This event strengthened the cooperation among students and helped them develop a healthy lifestyle which will be beneficial for their future studies.