The 2019 Xiamen International Marathon Race was successfully held on Jan. 6, altogether attracting 28,219 participants from 38 countries and regions. It was awarded as Gold Label Road Race by the IAAF for consecutive 12 years and became the first marathon race engaging in the plan of UNEP (United Nations Environment Programme) for cleaning the ocean to reduce the environmental pollution, entering into the seventh in the world and the first in Asia to won the "Green Environmental Protection Award" from the International Marathon Running Association. In various domestic and international competitions, Xiamen had racked up 22 world champions, 3 Asian champions, 26 national champions and 46 junior national champions in total. Xiamen Tefang Badminton Club won the fourth place in the 2018-2019 China Badminton Super League. In the Youth Competition of the 2th National Sports Games, Xiamen won 12 gold medals, 20 silver medals and 21 bronze medals, being entitled contribution award in Fujian’s participation in the 2nd National Youth Sports Competition. The 20th Xiamen Sports Meeting was held here.13 schools were awarded as “Provincial Traditional Sports Project Schools with Characteristics” and were given the policy support. The annual sales of sports lottery reached 1.813 billion yuan and altogether 269 sports associations were registered, 7,858 social sports instructors at all levels were equipped and 50 school facilities were open to the community.