“Love in Move Vertical Marathon” kicked off at Global Harbor, one of Putuo's commercial landmarks, on Saturday.
The competition started at 5:30pm. Participants in groups of individuals, enterprises and orienteering were required to climb 47 floors of 250 meters height.
Male Group winner Liu Qinhua was able to come to the top in four minutes and 28 seconds while female winner Jian Muhua beat others with a score of five minutes and 25 seconds.
The competition was jointly held by the sports bureaus in Shanghai, Jiangsu Province and Zhejiang Province. Representatives from these places as well as those from Jiangxi and Anhui provinces participated in the competition.
It was also an effort to promote the integration of the Yangtze River Delta area and showcase Shanghai’s brand of service and culture.