The forthcoming "FISE World Series Shanghai" will find its home in the dynamic Xuhui district, a locale rich in sporting heritage. As Wang Zhihua, Vice Minister of Xuhui District, passionately emphasized, "Xuhui is deeply ingrained in a sporting culture, and the Binjiang area, known for its superb infrastructure and ample open spaces, boasts all the prerequisites necessary for hosting thrilling urban sports events. The recent completion of the Hurricane tracks Pumptrack in the southern section of Xuhui Binjiang, tailored to cater to all age groups, has brought a wealth of opportunities for urban sports enthusiasts. The surroundings brim with a variety of sports facilities and cultural institutions that perfectly complement the trendsetting urban sports on display."
Hervé André-Benoit, the President of the distinguished French Hurricane Group, expressed his deep pride in the enduring partnership that continues to foster the growth of urban sports in China. He conveyed his unwavering belief that this endeavor will contribute significantly to positioning China as a leading nation in urban sports, with a view toward the Los Angeles 2028 and Brisbane 2032 Olympics.
Looking ahead, Shanghai West Bund Group and Hurricane Group will collaboratively focus on advancing urban sports across the region and embarking on the creation of urban sports parks within mainland China. This exciting venture is set to enrich the urban sports landscape, underscoring the shared commitment to pioneering the growth of this dynamic discipline.