Hai Duong has 2 athletes Dinh Pham Thi Hong Nhung and Tran Thi Thuy Duong present in the national team preparing for the 31st SEA Games.
Athlete Dinh Pham Thi Hong Nhung is showing her good performance in domestic tournaments
Athlete Hong Nhung (born in 1992), women’s 55 kg weightlifting, has won 2 gold medals, 1 bronze medal in the National Weightlifting Championship. Athlete Thuy Duong (born in 2003), women’s 71 kg weightlifting, has won 2 silver medals, 1 bronze medal in the National Championship and 2 gold medals, 1 silver medal in the National Youth Prize.
According to Ms. Nguyen Thi Thiet- the coach of the provincial weightlifting team, there are about 10 months left for the two above female athletes to confirm their manner in order to win official slots in the 31st SEA Games. In the last 2 years, Hong Nhung has shown her very good performance in domestic tournaments. However, both athletes have no experience in international competitions.