Changchun 2007

Opening Ceremony 28 Jan 2007
Closing Ceremony 04 Feb 2007
Host City Changchun
Country China, People Republic of
Nations Participating 45
Athletes 796
Events 47
Sports 10
Sports/Disciplines 10

Description

The 6th Asian Winter Games were held in Changchun, People's Republic of China from January 28 to February 4, 2007.

The Winter Games are a smaller version of the Winter Olympics, a celebration of Winter sports in Asia.


This is the second time that China hosted the Winter Asiad; the first was in Harbin in 1996.

Officially opened by Hu Jintao Athlete's Oath Li Ye Judge's Oath Yang Jiasheng Torch Lighter Li Jiajun Stadium Changchun Wuhuan Gymnasium

SPORTS / DISCIPLINES

  • Biathlon
    BT
  • Curling
    CR
  • Ice Hockey
    IH
  • Skating
    • Short Track Speed Skating
      STS
    • Speed Skating
      SSK
    • Figure Skating
      FSK
  • Skiing
    • Freestyle Skiing
      FRS
    • Cross Country Skiing
      CCS
    • Alpine Skiing
      ALS
    • Snowboard
      SIS

NEWS

Sheikh Ahmad officiates at opening of Asian Winter Games in China
28 Jan 2007

CHANGCHUN, China, Chinese President Hu Jintao on Monday opened the Sixth Asian Winter Games, featuring all 45 members of the Olympic Council of Asia (OCA) for the first time in its 21-year-old history. Up to 816 athletes.....

Chefs de Mission meeting for the 6th Asian Winter Games
23 Oct 2006

The meeting of the Chefs de Mission for the 6th Asian Winter Games successfully concluded at Shangri-La hotel (official Games hotel), Changchun on October 29 – 30, 2006. 50 delegates from 27 Member NOCs participated in t.....