A unique Universiade for 2011
The organizing committee of Universiade 2011 in Shenzhen announced last Friday during the evening party that they are planning to have a unique and memorable event this year in the international game history. A motto is spread by the organizers of Universiade on the eve of the 100 day countdown of the games, ” Start Here, Make a Difference to the world”.
Wang Rong, the city party chief, said Shenzhen will not replicate the modes of Beijing and Guangzhou in organizing Asian and Olympic games, instead it will show the wisdom and modernization of Shenzhen to have a greener, economical, Chinese culture base and a spirit of the sports regardless of the nationality, background and color.
The torch relay will also be online so that millions of netizens will able to experience Universiade, which are expected to have a total of 13,000 athletes from different countries and regions.