Confucius Institute at Antananarivo University Holds Tug-of-War Competition
 to Celebrate International Women’s Day

[Source]    Confucius Institute at Antananarivo University [Time]    2012-03-14 10:13:55 

Antananarivo, March 7th, 2012 - In the afternoon, the Confucius Institute at Antananarivo University, Madagascar held a tug-of-war competition to celebrate the International Women’s Day.

Six mixed-gender teams, consisting of the students of the intensive Chinese courses, bachelor-degree courses, master-degree courses, and faculty and staff members, participated in the game. The players completed the game in the spirit of solidarity, friendship and perseverance. Meanwhile, the audience and the cheering squads encouraged the players with enthusiastic shouts. The competition proceeded in a warm and happy atmosphere.

The event introduced the tug-of-war to Malagasy campus for the first time, strengthened their sense of group honor and enhanced the team morale of the Institute.