At 8 a.m. on December 15, the 2013 Zhuhai International Half Marathon themed "Zhuhai love to run" was launched in front of the Zhuhai Museum. This event is an international sports event jointly sponsored by China Track and field association and Zhuhai Municipal People's government, attracting 23884 players from 25 countries and regions including the United States, Belgium, Kenya and Morocco. There are three major events in this competition: Half Marathon, 10km marathon and mini marathon. Each event has a competition of two men and women (couple group). It is the first marathon event in China that focuses on "romantic love".
WATA electronic cares for the health of employees, advocates physical exercise, and encourages employees to participate in various sports competitions held by the company and the society. In this Marathon event, WATA employees practiced the company's initiative and participated in the half marathon. The half marathon starts from Jiuzhou City, along Jingshan Road, Haibin North Road, Lovers North Road to the end of Haihong Road, with a total length of 4.5km. On the day of the event,bad weather, 14 degrees of low temperature and the never-ending rain made the competition more difficult, but it did not affect the enthusiasm of the participants. They interpreted the marathon spirit of "challenge yourself, surpass the limit, persevere and never give up" with their blood and passion, bid farewell to 2013 and meet 2014 with a hearty competition.