SIM Students Shine in the WHU Sports Meeting 2016
2016-12-01 10:33:42

The Wuhan University (WHU) Sports Meeting 2016 took place at the Olympic Playground on campus on November 4th-5th. Students of School of Information Management (SIM) put in a prominent performance in the games.

At the opening ceremony, SIM students in fluorescent green gave a vital and wonderful opening show that expressed their love to SIM and their confidence and ambition to be the No. 1 in the competitions during the two-day event.

Upholding the motto of “higher, faster, stronger”, SIM athletes made the best efforts as possible as they can in the games. At last, the women’s group ranked top 6 in the whole university, men’s group top 8. The whole SIM athlete team kept the best record of top 8 of the school history, and continuously received the Award of Sportsmanship.

SIM men’s group kept the previous advantage in the competition of 100m, 200m, 400m, Triple Jump, Softball Throwing and Long Jump, in which they were all on the list of top 8. So did the women’s group in the games of 100m, 100m Hurdles, 1500m, 3000m, Three Leg Running, High Jump and 4*100m Relay. In the last game, 20*50m Return Relay, which had the most participants and got full attention, 20 SIM athletes full of team spirit got a No.5. In addition, Women’s High Jump, Long Jump and 100m Hurdles have broken the records of SIM.

In the WHU Sport Meeting 2016, SIM team has a rank on the list of top 8 in 17 games which is more than that of last year. Besides, SIM has received the Award of Sportsmanship for the 15th times.