From 19 to 20 February, more than a hundred Chengdu citizens weighed into an outdoor activity held at the Chengdu Shooting and Archery Sports School to celebrate the Chinese New Year and experience the appeal of Archery, one of the sports featured on The World Games 2025’s programme.
As the whole country entered the Chinese New Year 2024 celebrations, The World Games 2025 Organising Committee hosted a series of sports demonstrations during the International Panda Lantern Festival, a hugely popular gathering in Chengdu.
With an astonishing prize list and two recent medals (gold and silver) at the Indoor Archery World Series, World number one Mike Schloesser was named January 2024’s Athlete of the Month by the International World Games Association.
Each month, the International World Games Association selects a successful athlete to highlight from the vast diversity of sportspeople who participate in The World Games; Archery hero Mike Schloesser (NED) is 2024’s first Athlete of the Month.
Latin dance couple Marius-Andrei Balan and Khrystyna Moshenska of Germany reached third position in the IWGA Athlete of the Year Award as voting phase came to an end on January 31. The pair, leader of the World DanceSport Federation World Ranking List since 2020 in Latin, spared a moment in their busy training schedule to share their delight with us.
Italy’s Luisa Rizzo, 21, a successful drone pilot, secured second place in the 2023 Athlete of the Year Award run by the International World Games Association. Luisa accepted to share her initial emotional reactions with us in this exclusive interview.
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