Chinese team arrives for PACES championship in Lahore


A 26-member Chinese team arrived at the Allama Iqbal International Airport, Lahore on Thursday to take part in the 1st International Physical Agility and Combat Efficiency System (PACES) competition being held from October 18 23.

The Chinese squad consisting of officers and soldiers from People’s Liberation Army received a warm welcome by army officials of the host country, says a press release issued by ISPR.

The International PACES is the first ever mega sports event to compete with over 270 participants from armies of 16 countries including Pakistan.

Military physical fitness involves the ability to physically handle all aspects of the demanding mission while remaining healthy and uninjured. PACES competition invokes enthusiasm, passion, the spark to win and to excel beyond expectations.