"The Yellow River is a great outdoor swimming, water challenge record," the closing of the fifth session of Chinese · Qinghai International Winter crossing the the Yellow River extreme challenge, from Iceland’s Stephen · Leah said. Leah told reporters, she has participated in many European and American countries held open water sports events, such as canoeing, swimming and even relay across the English channel, but in high altitude, rapid flow, low temperature and long distance swim in the waters of the Yellow River in crossing the game, she impressed. For Qinghai’s natural resources, Qinghai Province Sports Bureau Secretary Zhang Ning very proud. He said: "in the eastern Tibetan Plateau in Qinghai province is the birthplace of the Yangtze River, the Yellow River, the Lancang River, known as the" Chinese water tower "reputation, unique natural resources, the magnificent scenery of the plateau, the diversity of folk culture in Qinghai has a natural advantage in sports." Founded in 2002, the Qinghai Lake international road cycling race has gone through 13 years, has become Asia’s largest and highest level road cycling race. Was praised as "Sapphire plateau" of the Qinghai Lake of the world players in the game at the same time, feel the plateau the lovely scenes. Zhang Ning said, wetland, desert, snow capped mountains, yadandemao, glaciers and other unique natural resources provides a rare condition for the development of national fitness campaign plateau. Currently, the Qinghai Lake foot, walk the Chinese water tower, across the Qaidam and other activities to attract more and more outdoor sports enthusiasts. "In the future, we will continue to make full use of the resources of the plateau, and explore more diverse forms of mass participation in sports and lines," said Zhang Ning.