On Aug 20, the Inner Mongolian athlete Li Qian won the bronze medal in the women’s Olympic middleweight boxing competition, the first Olympic medal for Inner Mongolia.
More than 15,000 professional and amateur athletes raced for the international marathon held in Ordos on Aug 21.
The 7th China-Mongolia Media Forum opened in Chinggis, Khentii province, Mongolia on Aug 18, with about 100 officials and journalists from China and Mongolia discussing and initiating methods of accelerating media cooperation and exchanges between the two countries.
A cultural week serial festival opened at the national art museum, Ulaanbaatar, Mongolia, on August 18, with a string of surprises and activities in store until August 30.
Li Youliang, a 33-year-old man from Zhenglan Banner, Xilin Gol League of Inner Mongolian, has succeeded in selling the Mongolian ethnic yurts to many foreign countries.
On Aug 18, the Third Inner Mongolia Equestrianism Festival alongside the Twentieth Jirem Horseracing Festival began in Tongliao.
The city of Hulunbeir, Inner Mongolia held a Fourth Exposition of Organic Agricultural and Husbandry Products, on Aug 7, where a lot of visitors were stopping at one booth that was promoting bottled air at 68 yuan ($ 10.2) a liter, produced by the Global Outlook Biotechnology Co, of Hulunbeir.
On Aug 13, an international cultural tourism festival was hosted in Erenhot, with the purpose of promoting culture exchanges among Russia, Mongolia,and China.
A fire ceremony held to pray for blessings commenced Bayannur of Inner Mongolia autonomous region on Jan 20.
Inner Mongolia has promoted winter tourism via an assortment of festivals and events and to present its natural resources alongside unique nomadic culture.