Basketball Displays the Image of Media Exhibition Integration of Sports and Tourism Promotes Development "Binhai Tourism" Cup - The 2nd National Featured Town Basketball Invitation Competition Was Held Successfully
On Mar. 27, the final of 2019 Weifang "Binhai Tourism" Cup - The 2nd National Featured Town Basketball Invitation Competition was held in the gymnasium of Weifang University. After fierce competition, the delegation team of Weifang Binhai Tourism Group defeated that of Shuizhai Town, Luoyang City, Henan Province with the performance of 79:63 and won the championship.
Lasting for five days, the Competition was organized by China Center for Urban Development and undertaken by Weifang Development and Reform Commission, Weifang Sports Bureau and Weifang Binhai Tourism Group. It attracted participation of eight teams from six provinces, including Shandong, Anhui, Jiangsu, Qinghai, Henan and Shanxi. According to information, the national Featured Town Basketball Invitation Competition belongs to the racing club system and has a high reputation in the amateur basketball circle. Members include active players of CUBA, retired players of CBA and other high-level players. The Competition started from Mar. 23. Twenty rounds were held. During the competition, central mainstream media, including CCTV Sports News, HOOPARK, etc. reported the grand event of the Competition.
In recent years, Weifang Binhai Tourism Group under the leadership of Binhai Party Working Committee and Management Committee has actively promoted integrated development of sports, cultures and tourism, taken sports competitions and cultural activities as an important platform of displaying the tourism image, increasing the popularity of Weifang City and expanding opening-up and has successively organized and undertaken a series of large-scale sports and cultural activities such as the Weifang International Kite Festival, World Kiteboarding Championships, China Sailing League, China Dragon Boat Open Championship, Strawberry Music Festival, International Equestrian Festival, etc. The holding of this competition made positive influences on multi-layer and diversified exchange cooperation of relevant units, including the cities, governments and enterprises, and acceleration of integrated development of cultures, sports and tourism. This competition will inject new energy and vitality to the economic development of Binhai District.