Tuesday, 16 July 2019 | 05:33 WIB

Design a Mascot for Asian Games 2022 Hangzhou and Win IDR246 Million

Design a Mascot for Asian Games 2022 Hangzhou and Win IDR246 Million (inside)

BEIJING, NETRALNEWS.COM -- The competition to design the mascot of the 2022 Asian Games in Hangzhou, China, with 120,000 RMB prizes (IDR 246 million) is open to the general public from all over the world.

"We invite participants from all over the world to participate in designing mascots," said a written statement from the committee of the 2022 Hangzhou Asian Games in Beijing on Tuesday (06/25/2019).

It is very hopeful that creators from all over the world can contribute to improving the image of the biggest sporting event on the Asian continent.

"The mascot is very important in forming a positive image so that it can attract the interest of the wider community," said the statement, quoted by Antara.

The committee requires the mascot to be able to integrate the spirit towards the Olympics and the cultural values ​​of the Chinese people.

As the city hosting the Asian Games, the mascot must also be able to reflect the elements of history, friendliness, innovation, and dynamics of the people of the Zhejiang Province Capital.

Mascot must also reflect the humanism of Asian people in order to gain universal recognition and foster the love of people from different backgrounds.

The design of the mascot must be accepted by the committee no later than July 15, 2019 and then selected by the jury.

Winners will be announced at the end of 2019 and the committee will give cash prizes worth 120,000 RMB to the winners.

More information about the contest can be opened on the page: www.hangzhou2022.cn.

The 19th Asia Games will be held in Hangzhou on September 10-25, 2022. In the same year the Winter Olympics were held in Beijing, as reported by Antara.