Chengdu Universiade main stadium and multi-functional gymnasium, small arena, swimming and diving hall.

Photo by Zhang Lang

  China News Service Client, Beijing, May 6th. On May 6th, Beijing time, according to the official website of the International Sports Federation, the Chengdu Universiade, originally scheduled to be held from June 27 to July 7, 2022, will be postponed to 2023. .

  Since December 13, 2018, when it won the right to host the 31st Summer Universiade, in order to fully prepare for the event, Chengdu, a city with a history of more than 2,000 years, started the "Chengdu Speed".

  On July 14, 2019, the 30th Summer Universiade ended in Naples, Italy.

After Chengdu received the flag of the International Universiade from Naples, Italy, it was announced that the Universiade officially entered "Chengdu time".

The torch "Ronghuo" of the 31st Summer Universiade in Chengdu in 2021 was officially unveiled.

The torch "Ronghuo" is taken from the abbreviation of "Rong" in Chengdu.

Photo by China News Agency reporter Liu Zhongjun

  Five months later, the slogan, emblem and mascot of the Chengdu Universiade were released.

The straightforward Chinese slogan "Chengdu Makes Dreams Come True" and its corresponding English slogan "Chengdu Makes Dreams Come True" also conveyed to the outside world Chengdu's determination to run the Universiade well and its commitment to building a famous sports event city. desire.

  During the three-year preparation period, 13 new venues were built, 36 venues were renovated, volunteer selection training was carried out, the giant panda-based mascot "Rongbao" was launched, and the world's first "Dayun" satellite named after the event was launched. ...

  Inside and outside the arena, the International Sports Federation, the Chengdu Universiade Organizing Committee, and the China Sports Association are meticulous and active in preparations to face the adverse impact of the new crown epidemic and ensure the steady progress of the event preparations.

The picture shows the torch tower of the Chengdu Universiade.

Photo by Zhang Lang

  In order to protect the safety and health of all relevant personnel including athletes and the people of the host city, on April 2, 2021, the International Sports Federation announced that the 31st Summer Universiade will be postponed to 2022.

The name of the Games "Chengdu 2021 31st Summer Universiade" and the logo of the Games remain unchanged.

  The postponement of the event did not disrupt the rhythm of the Chengdu Universiade.

In May, the new holding time will be determined, and in August, the general schedule of the competition will be announced.

The Organizing Committee of the Chengdu Universiade is moving towards a new goal.

  Tinder means new hope.

The Chengdu Universiade torch "Ronghuo" was unveiled, reflecting the concept of Chengdu Universiade, which is green, smart, dynamic and shared.

The tinder lights and the Universiade torch "Ronghuo" form a series, combining traditional portable horse lanterns with modern earphones.

The giant panda "Sesame", the prototype of the mascot "Rongbao" of the Chengdu Universiade, enjoys spring in the animal house of the Chengdu Research Base of Giant Panda Breeding.

The picture shows the mischievous giant panda "Sesame".

Photo by Anyuan

  The time came to March 18, 2022, the singing sounded, and the Chengdu Universiade medal "Rongguang" appeared.

The front of the medal is like a divine bird, fluttering its wings to fly, which means guarding dreams and flying confidently to a colorful future, in line with the slogan of the Universiade "In Chengdu, to achieve every dream".

  At the same time, according to the relevant person in charge of the Chengdu Universiade Organizing Committee, all 49 event venues have the conditions to host the competition, and the operation teams such as the venue center of the competition area, the operation center of the opening and closing ceremonies of the Universiade Village, and the main media center have all achieved first-line office.

  In terms of epidemic prevention and control, the Chengdu Universiade will learn from the experience of the Beijing Winter Olympics, set up epidemic prevention and control expert groups and special work classes, formulate epidemic prevention rules for 18 competition events, and implement strict closed-loop management to normalize the epidemic. Prepare for the safe running of the game under prevention and control.

  "Chengdu achieves dreams", the nearly 100-year-old Universiade is not only integrated into every corner of Chengdu, "breathing and sharing destiny" with the city, but also carrying countless dreams and desires to be illuminated by hopes and opportunities.

  Today, the Chengdu Universiade has ushered in a new countdown, echoing through time and space. What remains unchanged is that this youth gathering, which the world has been eagerly awaiting, will still hand in a successful answer sheet.