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Shantou was Approved to Bid for the 3rd Asian Youth Games in 2021
Date:2019-03-01    Source:Shantou Daily

Recently, the State Council formally approved Shantou City to bid for the 3rd Asian Youth Games in 2021.The 3rd Asian Youth Games bid delegation, led by the leaders of the Guangdong Provincial Sports Bureau, Wang Yuping, Mai Liang, and the leader of Shantou City, Lin Yimin, went to Bangkok, Thailand on March 1 to take part in the relevant meetings of the Olympic Council Of Asia, which will be held two days later. During the meetings, the delegation will carry out the presentation of the bid, striving to make Shantou become the fifth city in China to host comprehensive sports events of Asia following Beijing, Guangzhou, Nanjing, and Hangzhou.
  
The Asian Youth Games is one of the top five sports events of Asia, and is the largest youth comprehensive sports event in Asia. It is sponsored by the Olympic Council of Asia and hosted by the members of the Olympic Council of Asia. The Asian Youth Games includes at least 9 of the 28 Olympic sports, and the games time is about 9 days. The participating athletes aged from 14 to 17 are from 45 countries (regions) in Asia.

Source:Shantou Daily, March 1, 2019

汕头获批申办2021年第三届亚洲青年运动会

近日,国务院正式批复同意汕头市申办2021年第三届亚洲青年运动会。由广东省体育局领导王禹平、麦良,汕头市领导林依民率领的第三届亚洲青年运动会申办代表团已于3月1日赴泰国曼谷,参加将于两天后举行的亚奥理事会相关会议,开展申办陈述等工作,力争使汕头成为继北京、广州、南京、杭州之后,国内第五个承办亚洲综合性运动赛事的城市。

  亚洲青年运动会是亚洲五大体育赛事之一,是亚洲规模最大的青年综合性运动会,由亚奥理事会主办、亚奥理事会成员国轮流承办。亚青会设项包括28个奥运会大项中的至少9项,会期约9天,参赛运动员年龄14至17岁,来自亚洲45个国家(地区)。

来源:汕头日报2019-3-1


 
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