Best Results Achieved by Overseas Students in the 1st Xiamen Mini Student Olympic Games
The first Xiamen Mini Student Olympic Game was held on 7th, 12th, December on Xiang’an campus, Xiamen University. The overseas students from Medical College took active part in this competition and won good results; the Indian student team won the first prize in volleyball game, African student team Bahamas won the second prize in football game and the Pakistan team joint by Indian and Pakistan students won the fourth prize in volleyball game.
This competition was sponsored by PPI-Tiongkok (Perhimpunan Pelajar Indonesia di Tiongkok) and undertaken by Overseas Education College of Xiamen University. The athletes came from different universities and colleges in Xiamen city and different countries and regions as well. About 40 overseas students from Medical College took part in this competition, and the participants benefited a lot from this competition. Ankur, the overseas student of clinical medicine discipline from 2012 batch, shared his feelings with us, “That was really awesome tournament; we foreigners on one platform came to enjoy together, knowing about each other. I felt really happy that organizers gave us chance to show our talents, making us feel proud to win for our school and country. And we also felt honored by getting award ceremony at the end, it was so special! I love Xiamen, I love China.”
(Medical College, Cheng Fen)