The Vatternrundan China International Cycling Tourism Festival, 2012 Yanbian kicks off on Aug 23, Yanji, Jilin province. The four-day festival drew more than 600 cyclists from 18 countries and regions.
Many bike riders participated in a BikeTrial competition in Hedong district, Changsha of Henan province. Riders attempted to try and ride through the obstacle course without their feet touching the ground.
Chinese hurdler Liu Xiang has nothing more to prove on the field so there is no need for him to rush back out there and make a comeback at the National Games next year, said a sports chief on Saturday.
Twenty-eight Chinese athletes who won gold medals at the London 2012 Olympics have been honored by the Communist Youth League of China (CYLC) and the All-China Women's Federation (ACWF) for their performances at the Games.