In July, beYoureyeS has carried out 4 regular weekend activities, 3 CSR activities, 1 children’s charity event, and 4 Tik-Tok fitness live-streaming; has released 1 summative post about our course on physical fitness and sports; and has won 1 award.
文字 Writer：晓斌 Clark
翻译 Translator： 王宏毅 Yoyo
编辑 Editor：纪元 Annie
蓝睛灵编辑部 Lanjingling Editorial Office
The Biggest News!
beYoureyeS was awarded municipal commendation!
On July 23rd, XiangDong Lu attended Disabled Persons' Federation in representation of the beYoureyeS community
The beYoureyeS Volunteer Service Project was awarded ‘2018-2019 yearly Volunteer Service Program of Excellence’; XiangDong Lu was awarded ‘2018-2019 yearly Volunteer of Excellence’.
Lanjinglings work as one and forge ahead.
REGULAR WEEKEND ACTIVITIES
The 203rd to 207th regular weekend activities were carried out on July 5th, July 12th, July 19th, and July 26th respectively, in Century Park, Minhang Cultural Park and Yili Road Park. Specifically, the 206th regular weekend activity on July 19th was carried out in Minhang Cultural Park alone, and the other three were carried out in both Puxi and Pudong.
This month, a total of 7 Guide Runners including Fan Yu, Jun Luo, and Yongling Xie passed their Dabai examination.
beYoureyeS also welcomed Haifeng Zhu, a visually impaired runner from outside Shanghai who happened to be in the city on Sunday.
Afterwards he shared: always fascinated by the charity organization beYoureyeS, yet not until today did I get the chance to experience their activities in person, I felt the enthusiasm of the people here, learned how to utilize a Guiding Rope when running, and learned about the unique breathing techniques designed specifically for running exercises.
In the regular weekend activities this month, all participating members received presents in the form of Maybelline lip balms that were sponsored by the Shanghai Volunteer Service Foundation. In addition to that, all Dabai received Maybelline moistening powder.
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Corporate Social Responsibility Activities
Lanjingling attended Corporate Events
In the evening of July 5th, Lanjingling was invited to attend corporate events, in which thoughts on different topics including ‘Me and Lanjingling’, ‘Overcoming the comfort limit’, and ‘choice’, were shared and discussed with over 30 entrepreneurial elites from various corporations, passing on the message that break-through is the most crucial solution to an obstacle, and together experiencing and overcoming such obstacles when blindfolded.
CSR with the Electric Power Corporation and the Party Office of JieYong Corporation
At the regular weekend activity on July 19th in Minhang Cultural Park, a corporate CSR event was carried out. The training was parted into two groups sessions. Despite the smoldering sun, participants were very much engaged and focused. The training instructor was fairly humorous and easy-going, bringing airs of laughter to the fervent summer ground.
The training rendered a lot of feelings for the participants, through personal and empathetic experiences, they gained more insights into life
Apple Company CSR event, a feel of Sports Accessibility
On July 24th, a group of Lanjingling instructors spent the afternoon on the visually impaired and sports accessibility, with 15 staff members from the Apple Company in an office building on Century Avenue
The 7th to 10th Tik-Tok fitness live-streaming events, virtual fitness in action
In the afternoons following every regular weekend activity, Aidon brought fitness lessons to audiences watching live on the Tik-Tok Livestream platform at Core’s fitness club
In each session of the course, Aidon first lead everyone to review the exercises taught in previous sessions, and then successively introduce new exercises and postures such as forward bending and King-Kong stretch.
Aidon not only taught everyone the postures and their respective exercises, but also guided the visually impaired participants to adjust their postures when walking and sitting through targeted and personal reviews, letting visually impaired Lanjingling members become more fit in physicality while strengthening their body build.
Lanjingling editorial office released the third Sports & Fitness Summative Post
To gather attention on and improve the accessibility of Aidon’s elaborately designed muscles building exercises, Lanjingling editorial office released a new Sports & Fitness Summative Post in July.
Every summative post contains precise wordage descriptions of the exercises and demonstrative videos as a standard for reference, there also are Aidon’s personally selected tips and thoughts on fitness and sports, which you are much welcome to peruse through and follow.
Lanjingling carried out Children’s Charity Event
On the 20th of July, six members of the Lanjingling went to Core’s fitness club to conduct an unprecedented experiential event on accessible sporting with children.
First, the children gained initial insights into guiding the visually impaired through Xiaobin’s explanation and experiencing tactile paving.
Then, they experienced 盲人足球 under the lead of Chenhui. They carefully listened to the rattles of the ball, practiced passing them, and even played a penalty kick match with Chenhui.
Among the jubilant laughter, a seed of fusion and acceptance is buried into their hearts. Several years later, they shall blossom into flowers of accessibility, embellishing their colorful lives in the future.
Lanjingling's Colorful Lives
‘A bite of Lanjingling’, sharing food after regular weekend activities
Lanjingling members never succumbs to the roast of summer flames. Following the regular weekend activities, Lanjingling shared and enjoyed each other’s home-brought delicacies, such as watermelons, mangoes, and drinks. Many of them also brought hand-made peanut crisps, date cakes, tea eggs and so on
The sharing of food made the tire and heat faint in memory, they brought coolness and energy, and shortened our internal distance, harvesting warmth wherever we reach.
Thanks for your reading. We will see you next month!
beYoureyeS is a local NGO founded in January 2015 in Shanghai, China.
beYoureyeS is dedicated to promote sports accessibility, make it easier for visually impaired people to enjoy sports. Let everyone enjoy sports.
Whether a visually impaired runner or unimpaired runner, all of our participants are called "Lanjingling".
Lanjingling conveys the spirit of our concept: our charity caters to a variety of sports, road running, swimming, cycling and triathlon, to list a few. With us, regardless of the physical impairment, those who wish to participate in a race, are able to.
We hope to see you soon on the track and let's do something together for sports accessibility.
We hope that whilst we're in the competition together,
we may all converge our energy as one to make each and all strong，
We hope that whilst doing sports together,
we are able to find the nerve to be strong enough to face challenges head on.