With impressive achievements at SEA Games 31Voted as the best athlete of the Games, two athletes Nguyen Huy Hoang (swimming) and Nguyen Thi Oanh (athletics) were awarded hot prizes of 10 million VND each by Thanh Nien newspaper and Location Gold Group.
At SEA Games 31, Nguyen Huy Hoang won 4 individual gold medals (400m, 800m and 1,500m freestyle; 200m butterfly), 1 collective gold medal (4x200m freestyle) and broke 2 records of the Games. . His achievements greatly contributed to helping the Vietnamese swimming team win 11 gold medals, 11 silver medals and 3 bronze medals, far exceeding the set target.
The representative of Thanh Nien newspaper presented the award to Nguyen Huy Hoang
Nguyen Thi Oanh received an award from Thanh Nien newspaper
Meanwhile, Nguyen Thi Oanh won three gold medals at the 31st SEA Games in the women’s 1,500m, 5,000m and 3,000m hurdles. Especially in the 3,000m obstacle course, Nguyen Thi Oanh broke the Games’ record with a time of 9 minutes 52 seconds 06.
Nguyen Huy Hoang
Huy Hoang said: “I am very happy to become an outstanding athlete of the Games. Even more happy to receive the award from Thanh Nien newspaper and its companions. I would like to thank this award as well as the one I received the day before. It is a great encouragement and encouragement to help me continue to strive with my career, determined to win more achievements for the country. My goal after the SEA Games is towards the 2024 Olympics. That’s the goal for me to continue to prove myself in a higher arena.”
Nguyen Thi Oanh’s emotional victory
And Nguyen Thi Oanh was very emotional: “I was fortunate to receive the daily excellent athlete award from Thanh Nien newspaper a week ago, now receiving another excellent award in the end is nothing more joyful. We always follow information from Thanh Nien newspaper, especially news about athletics at the SEA Games was reflected very promptly and quickly. This is a very meaningful gift for our athletes. I really appreciate this award from the press and sponsors.”