“Go in,” Chuanchao said “Get good seats!”
"Good luck!" Simon and I chorused. He gave a grin and a thumbs up.
The gymnasium was obviously new. The windows were shiny, the floors unscuffed, and it still had the peculiar smell which accompanies all construction sites. I wondered vaguely if this competition was the main reason for the creation of this gym.
We still had time, and there were plenty of seats still open, so Simon and I wandered through the different halls. For the students of this school, life was going on routinely.
|Badminton is one of the more popular sports in China|