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Huangpu district hosts water sports carnival, rural experience activities

Updated : 2023-04-28

China-Singapore Guangzhou Knowledge City, in Guangzhou's Huangpu district, will host the Blue Water and Green Mountains China Leisure Sports Challenge (Huangpu) and the Pinggang River Water Sports Carnival in its beautiful countryside on May 3, bringing visitors a water extravaganza. 

In addition to the national-level competition, there will be themed activities such as performances and public events. These will allow everyone to experience the fun of water sports. The site of the competition will also feature a trendy market, a camping area, and local specialty food stalls. 

The area of the carnival includes the Pinggang River and the Jingxia village scenic area, where residents and tourists can experience rural living. 

The competition includes categories such as rowing, paddling, and leisure running, with 13 groups and nearly 1,000 people participating. The prize money for the competition amounts to 200,000 yuan ($31,000), and the organizers have also set up leisure activities such as mountain go-karts races and vegetable picking areas.

If people want to eat some local cuisine, they can visit places like the Train Restaurant to try various snacks and dishes. 

Come to Huangpu and enjoy these leisurely travel experiences.

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Mountain go-karts.

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The Train Restaurant.

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