(Text by Reporter Gu Wu/Photograph by Xiao Mingliang) On the morning of November 17, 2018, more than 300 teenage students gathered in the east campus of Fenghua Junior High School, participating in the 2018 Basketball Carnival themed "Dynamic Youth, Happy Jing'an", organized by Jing'an Campus Basketball League and Jing'an Campus Cheerleading League, and spending a happy weekend.
According to Zhu Jianping, principal of Jiulong Model Middle School, the leading school of Jing'an Campus Basketball League, the combination of basketball and cheerleading in the Carnival is a major innovation of the district's Sunshine Sports Movement. The event attracted teams from more than 40 primary and middle schools including Shixi High School, Shibei High School, Xinzhong Senior High School, Shanghai Jing'an Education College Affiliated School, Affiliated Primary School of Shanghai No.1 Normal School, and Zhongxing Road Primary School. While the girls performed cheerleading dances energetically, the boys competed bravely in the 3vs3 basketball matches. Individual competitions such as "King of Skills" and "Competition for Physical Fitness" received much applause and cheers from the audience. The playground was full of joy and laughter.