C&D Group supports the 2023 IAAF Diamond League Xiamen event
On September 2, 2023, the highly anticipated International Association of Athletics Federations Diamond League Xiamen station event will once again illuminate the magnificent Xiamen Egret Stadium. This remarkable event is set to mark its tenth consecutive year in the vibrant city of Xiamen. The Diamond League, launched by the World Athletics (formerly known as the World Association of Athletics Federations or WAAF) in 2010, stands as the pinnacle of single-day international track and field events. Renowned for its prestige and influence, it holds a prominent position as one of the most esteemed and influential track and field series worldwide. This year's tournament comprised of 14 stops, with Xiamen being the sole destination in China. It serves as a gathering ground for over 100 of the world's most elite track and field athletes, who will compete on this field.
C&D Group will participate as a special supporter of the event. Simultaneously, the esteemed C&D Tourism Group, in collaboration with the investment enterprise, C&D CITS Group, will graciously offer tea breaks, reception, and other essential security services for the event.
In recent years, Xiamen City has made significant efforts to promote high-level events both domestically and internationally. The city has successfully organized a diverse range of mass sports activities, fostering event brands that embody the unique characteristics of Xiamen. By continuously enhancing the overall impact of sports events, Xiamen is steadfastly working towards its goal of becoming an international sports city.
As a state-owned enterprise that thrives alongside the Xiamen Special Economic Zone, C&D Group considers the advancement of the city's cultural and sports endeavors as a vital public welfare domain in fulfilling our corporate social responsibility. C&D welcomes the new partner, Diamond League, to its "sports circle of friends". It will collaborate with the Xiamen Marathon, a prestigious event that has been awarded the "IAAF Elite Platinum Label" for 21 consecutive years. Additionally, it will join forces with the Xiamen Haicang Half Marathon, which has been enthusiastically organized for 6 years. This collaboration will continue to enhance Xiamen's reputation as a "Stronger City in Sports”, as well as inspire people's enthusiasm for fitness and inject new energy into a "Healthy Xiamen".