6,500 people run a marathon in Ningxiang
There was an agricultural products exhibition during the event, with more than 100 kinds of local high-quality agricultural products like Huitang duck, Weishan tea, Liushahe pig, and snacks on display and for sales.
Ningxiang, which was included in the first batch of national tourism counties, has rich tourism resources. It has held sports competitions in recent years in its effort to promote the national fitness strategy and create a national advanced sports county.
As one of the important contents of the second Ningxiang Tourism Development Conference, Ningxiang Huitang Hot Springs Half Marathon was not only a simple sports activity, but also a vivid practice to promote the integrated development of culture, tourism and sports in Ningxiang. The event integrated multiple functions such as sports, Red education, ecological tourism, health and vacation, and special production and marketing. It showed the new achievements of Ningxiang’s cultural and sports undertakings, economic and social development, and created a unique cultural tourism and sports feast.