Most of the visitors to Gulangyu pass through Gulangyu People's Stadium, another name for which is Ma John's Stadium. There is a statue of him in front of the stadium gate, with eyes staring and a smile, which is Professor John Ma, who was honored by Chairman Mao Zedong as "the healthiest person in New China"
"When we visit Xiamen, we will think of Gulangyu, and we will play on Gulangyu. In addition to the well-known famous attractions such as Sunlight Rock, Organ Museum, Xiamen Undersea World, Bird Park, there is also a sign site of Gulangyu, the Gulangyu People's Stadium in Xiamen." Gulangyu people's stadium (Ma John Stadium) is a stadium located in Xiamen City, Xiamen Prefecture, China Road, Siming District, 4 at the intersection of China Road and Huangyan Road, beside Ma John Square. The night view is also very good, the lights on the outside will be lit at night, and the view is also very good.
Xiamen Tour | 0 yuan fitness good place 😭 March not losing weight April Trail sad, watching yourself every day fat, think about or go running to burn calories 🔥. 🏠 The People's Stadium in Siming District is the most frequent place I go to exercise. It is convenient for transportation and is a rare place in the city center to exercise. The stadium is mainly composed of a 400-meter runway, and a table tennis table. The surrounding open space is also suitable for square dancing, badminton, etc. Every evening and evening, there are many people to exercise 🕺㊙️ tips: Remember to scan and post the code in the Yuezhengtong app before entering the stadium ～
According to locals, this is the only large outdoor stadium on Gulangyu Island and the first modern football stadium in China. It is said that it was built by John Ma with donations, so it is also called Ma John Plaza Stadium. The infrastructure is very complete, and the green lawn means that the stadium is still playing the waste heat. The geographical position is superior, beside the original Gulangyu Hotel, at the foot of Sunlight Rock. Unfortunately, even the locals rarely see it open to the outside world. A statue of Mr. Ma John stood at the door. Although you can't enter, just looking at the children playing in the stadium and the black and white goal from the door can make you feel like you are back in elementary or middle school.
The scale and grade of the stadium should be quite high in our country at that time, and it does not seem to lag behind. It was built by the residents of the island with the idea of strengthening the body and rejuvenating the country. Therefore, Gulangyu still has richness. Cultural heritage.