China National U17, U18 held in a Shopping Mall
The China National U17, U18 Weightlifting Championships was organized in Zhejiang Province, China from March 10 to 11, 2018. This was the very first U Championships ever held in China and the first National Championship this year. The Championships featured its innovation by competing in a big shopping mall with more than 100 athletes participating, which was the first time for Chinese Weightlifting Association to organize professional weightlifting Championships in a shopping mall.
As a warming up activity, a Fun Competition was held on the afternoon of March 9. About 30 athletes competed in standing long jump, deadlifts and back squat, etc., which attracted many customers to watch with frequent applause.