Traditional Sports Meet of China
Each of the 56 minorities in China has its own traditional sports. Wrestling, horse racing, archery, sheep snatching and hockey are the favorite sports of herdsmen in northwest China while dragon boat racing, juggling and bamboo jumping matches are often played in the south. In order to improve and promote the cultural exchange of sports culture between the different minority cultures, a nation -wide sports meet is held once every several years in China. This film describes the exciting matches and close friendships formed between the minority cultures during the meets held in Lhasa and Beijing.
Duration: 29 minutes