[AsiaNet] Hangzhou 2022 Asian Para Games mascot unveiled

핀하기 페이스북 트위터 카카오스토리 블로그 링크 복사 링크 복사

입력 2020-04-20 19:16  

[AsiaNet] Hangzhou 2022 Asian Para Games mascot unveiled





AsiaNet 83732

(HANGZHOU, China, Apr. 20, 2020 AsiaNet=연합뉴스) The official mascot of the 4th Asian Para Games was announced to the world during a ceremony held online.

The charming and optimistic bird Feifei (pronounced Fay Fay in English) is based on a common motif of a "divine bird" in the prehistoric Liangzhu Culture of Hangzhou. The "divine bird" is a harbinger of good news and messenger of culture and happiness in Chinese culture.

The first 'Fei' means flying, referring to inclusiveness, respect and fraternity of society. The second 'Fei' represents the tenacity of athletes with disabilities who pursue their dreams.

A mark on the mascot's face resembles the letter "i", a reference to the "intelligent city" of Hangzhou that is an important hub in China's internet. A ring on its chest comprising 45 dots is symbolic of the joyful gathering of all Asian Paralympic Committee members.

Asian Paralympic Committee President Majid Rashed graced the event with a congratulatory letter. "We are very pleased that the mascot has been launched so far ahead of the Games in order to start building excitement right across Asia," he said.

The Asian Paralympic Games is the largest comprehensive sports event for the disabled in Asia. Held every four years, it takes place after the closing of the Asian Games. The Games will be held from October 9-15 after previous Games in Jakarta, Indonesia, in 2018.

The competition venues used during the Hangzhou Asian Games in September will be upgraded for the Paralympic Games, with improved barrier-free facilities to ensure the needs of competing athletes being met.

Source: Hangzhou Asian Para Games Organising Committee

Image Attachments Links:

Link: http://asianetnews.net/view-attachment?attach-id=362168

[편집자 주] 본고는 자료 제공사에서 제공한 것으로, 연합뉴스는 내용에 대해 어떠한 편집도 하지 않았음을 밝혀 드립니다.

(끝)



<저작권자(c) 연합뉴스, 무단 전재-재배포 금지>
    핀하기 페이스북 트위터 카카오스토리 블로그 링크 복사 링크 복사

    관련뉴스

      top
      • 마이핀
      • 와우캐시
      • 고객센터
      • 페이스 북
      • 유튜브
      • 카카오페이지

      마이핀

      와우캐시

      와우넷에서 실제 현금과
      동일하게 사용되는 사이버머니
      캐시충전
      서비스 상품
      월정액 서비스
      GOLD 한국경제 TV 실시간 방송
      GOLD PLUS 골드서비스 + VOD 주식강좌
      파트너 방송 파트너방송 + 녹화방송 + 회원전용게시판
      +SMS증권정보 + 골드플러스 서비스

      고객센터

      강연회·행사 더보기

      7일간 등록된 일정이 없습니다.

      이벤트

      7일간 등록된 일정이 없습니다.

      공지사항 더보기

      open ​​