(VOV) - The Vietnamese national swimming team has started its training course in the US.
Nguyen Thi Anh Vien, Vo Thai Nguyen, Pham Thanh Nguyen and Nguyen Thi Kim Tuyen, who arrived in the US on January 1, have had first warm-up exercises.
Another swimmer Hoang Quy Phuoc and coach Nguyen Tan Quang will leave for the US on January 10 to join the training course.
The first stage of the training session will last until June 31, 2012. American experts will provide support to the national athletes to fully prepare them for the qualifying round of the 2012 London Olympics.