Trial run of the Universiade village set for June
The Universiade Village is set to open on August of next year. the main building of the village is to occupy and area of 492,000 square meters once it has been completed. The village will also have zones specially designated for accommodation, operations, international and logistics report.
Sporting delegations can book and reserve rooms for the games online on the Universiade official website. Almost 5,000 rooms for athletes are prepared in the five apartment building were each room is shared by two athletes in the accommodation zone which also houses a 10,000 square meter dining hall. The reception or receiving are is going to be placed in the operation zone where buses and coaches bringing the athletes will be arriving and departing during the duration of the games. The logistics support zone will house a logistics center and a laundry shop.
A trial of the village is scheduled in June or July, and during the games different cultural performances like acrobatics, magic, fashion shows, martial arts and parades will be done everyday during the games. Internet cafes, gyms, clinics, video rooms and other facilities will be constructed in the zones to cater the needs of the athletes. The village is then relocate to Longgang district to be part of the Shenzhen Institute of Information Technology only after the Universiade games have concluded.