The August 8th of every year is set as the day for the programme ‘Fitness for All’, and this tradition has been lasted from 2009 till now. It aims to be in memory of the successful holding of the Beijing Olympics in 2008.
In the morning of August 8th, Liandu district organized nearly 1,000 dance lovers to take part in the joint provincial activity ‘One Dance, One Dream’ in Chuzhou Park, and then, the event ‘Fitness for All’ in Liandu officially started.
With the theme of ‘Fitness and Health for All, Co-Construction for the Chinese Dream’ and through a variety of sports activities, it mobilized 14 counties (streets). The Mass Sports Project Demonstration of Bihu township, the Sports Fitness Dance Demonstration Performance of Huangcun country, the Brisk Walking of Yaxi township, and the Broadcast Exercises of Laozhu township made up a vigorous and healthy picture of Liandu, with their different spots and forms of fitness, and their similarly healthy bodies and energy.
The event aims to appeal to the public that fitness is very important. It hopes people can form the habit of keeping fit, build a healthy atmosphere that ‘Fitness for one, influence for a family, and health for a whole city’. It will keep promoting the width and depth of the programme ‘Fitness for All’, and jointly speed up the pace of a healthy Liandu. (Liandu District Government Office)