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Celebrating An Expat Institution For Women In Shenzhen

For many expats, what makes or breaks a move to a new country is the community they meet there. One cannot underestimate the importance of having a friend to go to the bar for a drink or to grab a coffee during the day. It can make a world of difference if you know some […]

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Shenzhen Celts x Wild Geese

The Shenzhen Celts and The Wild Geese are two of the longest-running sports clubs in our city. The GAA club and football team have historically shared a lot of the same members and same sponsors, but for the first time on Friday 30th August, the two sides held a joint match and social. The Celts […]

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Shenzhen Dragons: The Finest Rugby & Social Club In South China

With the Rugby World Cup in Japan just around the corner in September, now seemed like the perfect time to highlight the Shenzhen Dragons, our city’s long-running rugby club and one of its best sports clubs in general. Shenzhen Party spoke with the Dragons to learn more about the club’s long history, rich culture, passionate […]

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The 1st International Women’s Soccer Tournament

On the weekend of May 17 to 19, what had started as a simple idea between three members of the Shenzhen Red Star Football Club became a reality when the 1st International Women’s Soccer Tournament was held in Shenzhen. As the hot spring sun beat down on the fields at Soccer World in Shuiwan, women […]

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BEST Archery: Master the Ancient Art of Archery in Nanshan

Heroes such as Katniss Everdeen in The Hunger Games, Legolas in Lord of the Rings, and the legendary Robin Hood have helped to inspire a renewed interest in the ancient sport of archery. On the screen, these heroes do amazing things with their bow and arrow, but it is behind the scenes where the actors […]

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Shekou Hash House Harriers: A drinking club with a running problem

We are the Shekou kennel of the Hash House Harriers (SH3), a worldwide “drinking club with a running problem”.  SH3 was founded in 1984, and we will celebrate our 35th anniversary this year. We meet every Saturday at 12:45 at the Snake Pit in Seaworld and our bus departs at 13:30 for a trail run […]

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ICC Badminton Club – Shenzhen: A Sports Team On The Rise

ICC Badminton Club – Shenzhen was founded in 2016 as part of the ICC Sports Club under the management of Indian Curry Café Restaurant. Since then, the club has participated in all major badminton tournaments happening in and around Shenzhen. The ICC Chunks and ICC Devils are two different men’s doubles team representing ICC Badminton Club in all major tournaments. The […]

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Shenzhen Misfits: Calling All Ice Hockey Fans!

It may come as a surprise to some, but the great game of ice hockey is being played right here in Shenzhen. With its subtropical climate, Shenzhen may not seem like the most obvious place to find people playing ice hockey, but there is a dedicated group of passionate people playing every week. Every Saturday […]

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SUP Shenzhen: Explore Another Side of Shenzhen with Standup Paddleboarding

Last year, a standup paddleboarding (SUP) club was founded in Shenzhen. SUP Shenzhen was conceived as a weekend activity for foreign water sports enthusiasts who wanted to hang out away from the crowded beaches. People from all over the world are welcome. Instructions are given in both English and Russian and there is no paddleboarding […]

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Reou International Equestrian: Learn The Art Of Horse Riding In Shekou

They say the finest sports are those which teach us more than just to play a game. It teaches us about life and how to conduct ourselves. Equestrianism is one such sport. The 3,500 year-old art of horse riding not only teaches how to ride a horse, but also discipline, communication, and leadership. You can […]

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Shenzhen Lobsters: Meet Shenzhen’s Top Volleyball Team

Shenzhen Lobsters are a group of amateur volleyball players that hail from all over the world and gather twice a week to play in Shenzhen. We are organized into two groups based on ability and experience. We have practice in the QSI gym and sometimes at other courts in Shekou. Those who attend on Wednesday […]

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Shekou Hash House Harriers – A drinking club with a running problem

We are the Shekou kennel of the Hash House Harriers (SH3), a worldwide ‘Drinking Club with a running problem’.  SH3 was founded in 1984 thus we’ll have our 35 years anniversary this year. We meet every Saturday 12:45 at the Snake Pit Seaworld, our bus departs 13:30 for a trail run or walk in the […]

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The Story of SIAFL: Shenzhen’s Top Football League For Foreigners

Football is an important part of many foreigners lives and that doesn’t change for them when they move to cities like Shenzhen. Luckily, for those who want to continue to enjoy their passion, there is the Shenzhen International Amateur Football League (known as SIAFL for short).  With the new season starting on Monday April 8th, […]

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Shenzhen Celts Gaelic Football Club – The Finest GAA & Social Club in South China!

Shenzhen Celts Gaelic Football Club – The Finest GAA & Social Club in South China! Overview Formed in 2004, the Shenzhen Celts have been a mainstay of the Asian Gaelic Football scene, competing in and winning many Chinese and Asian competitions. The club has both a Men’s and Women’s team, who regularly compete against our […]

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Color Snow: A Place To Ski & Snowboard Plus More

It’s not much fun being in Shenzhen if you love to ski or snowboard. After all, we are unlikely to ever get frost, let alone some snow. A new indoor venue that has opened in Nanshan, however, offers snow sports enthusiasts a much needed place to go. Before getting carried away, we should clarify this […]

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FlowLife: Time to Go Flowboarding at New Indoor Center

Want to try something new this weekend? Fancy a break from the same old routine? Then Shenzhen Party might have found the place for you. FlowLife flowboarding center in Chiwan. Located in PW Sport Town – one of the most interesting new areas of Shenzhen – FlowLife is arguably the most eye-catching of the cool […]

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ICC Badminton Club – Shenzhen: A Sports Team On The Rise

ICC Badminton Club – Shenzhen was founded in 2016 as part of the ICC Sports Club under the management of Indian Curry Café Restaurant. Since then, the club has participated in all major badminton tournaments happening in and around Shenzhen. The ICC Chunks and ICC Devils are two different men’s doubles team representing ICC Badminton Club in all major tournaments. The […]

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Shenzhen Games: The Largest Video Game and Console Retailer in South China

Get the latest releases Shenzhen Games offers the latest in video games, accessories, and consoles like Playstation 4, Playstation VR, Xbox One, Nintendo Switch, both new and second hand. Sell or trade your old games and consoles  At Shenzhen Games, we will buy the old games and consoles you no longer want or you can […]

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Top 5 Places To Play Basketball In Shenzhen

Before we begin, allow me to introduce myself. My name is Patrick Regulier, known as 帕克教练 in China and I am the creator of the Basketball for kids academy. I’m originally from Paris, France and I have been working as a basketball coach in China for the past 10 years. I’ve also been hosting basketball […]

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First DownYouth American Football Academy

First DownYouth American Football Academy is the latest Football Academy to open in Shenzhen. After seeing the growth of American Football in China over the past few years, two longtime Shenzhen expats founded First Down in the summer of 2018. First Down opened wanting to provide a safe and fun football experience for kids in […]