80 paragliders take part in Đà Nẵng Open Paragliding
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Paragliders perform at the Đà Nẵng Open Paragliding Championship 2019. — Photo baotainguyenmoitruong.vn

HÀ NỘI — The Đà Nẵng Open Paragliding Championship 2019 closed in the central city of Đà Nẵng on Sunday.

The race, themed ‘Fly over Tiên Sa’ attracted 80 paragliders from Việt Nam and Laos.

Participants took off at Sơn Trà peninsula, the most beautiful flying destination in Việt Nam, and landed on Thọ Quang beach. 

Nguyễn Trọng Thao, Deputy Director of the municipal Department of Culture, Sports and Tourism, said the event aimed to promote paragliding in the country and popularise the image of Đà Nẵng. — VNS