In the 2018 World Rope Skipping Championships, great skippers all over the world gathered in Shanghai University of Finance and Economics. Many photographers paid a special visit to SUFE to record wonderful moments of the Championships. Teacher Zhou Shengtian is one of them. She not only used her camera to record the splendid instants, but also taught the volunteers of media group how to cover the competition better.
Let’s see the stories both on and off the field by Zhou’s photography.
In the competition
Single Rope Freestyle
no matter pair or team，
skippers’amazing tacit understanding
made their show brilliant！
Double Dutch Freestyle
Ropes dancing in the air，
and skippers’ light movements，
give the world a visual feast！
After the competition
The satisfactory results of team
made every member light up with happiness
场下的观众片刻没有闲着，为自己的队伍摇旗呐喊Audience were banging the drum
for their team
Coaches were encouraging their skippers
Staff prepared cups for athletes
Judges were scrupulously scoring
The skippers were carrying out the last practice before going on the stage.
The injured athlete
After the immediate treatment, she went back to the court.
And there were also
our volunteers ‘orange’
Off the field
Athletes were choosing their favorite food
The food seemed more delicious after fierce competitions.
Every photo is a combination of angles, shadows and techniques. These photos are just the tip of iceberg, but the efforts of skippers, staff and volunteers will be eternal.