Guangzhou 2010
The 16th Asian Games (also known as the XVI Asiad) is taking place in Guangzhou, China, from November 12 to November 27, 2010. Guangzhou is the second city in China to host the Asian Games after Beijing in 1990.

A total of 476 events in 42 sports are scheduled to be contested, making it the biggest event in the history of the Asian Games. The 45 National Olympic Committees affiliated to the Olympic Council of Asia have sent a total of 4,359 team officials, Technical Delegates/Officials: 4,166, 258,000 AD cards issued and 2 million tickets sold.

Stadium: Guangdong Olympic Stadium.
16th Asian Games  Guangzhou 2010
Opening Ceremony 12 Nov 2010
Closing Ceremony 27 Nov 2010
Host City Guangzhou
Country China
Nations Participating 45
Athletes 9704
Events 476
Sports 42
Sports/Disciplines 58
Volunteers 60000
Media 10026
Sports / Disciplines
Chess CH
Xiangqi CXI
Weiqi CWI
Bowling BW
Dance Sports DS
Aquatics
Diving ADV
Swimming ASW
Synchronized Swimming ASY
Waterpolo AWP
Archery AR
Badminton BD
Baseball BB
Basketball BK
Boxing BX
Canoe / Kayak
Sprint CSP
Slalom CSL
Cricket CC
Cycling
Cycling BMX CBM
Cycling Road CRD
Cycling Track CTK
Mountain Bike CMB
Equestrian
Dressage EDR
Eventing EEV
Jumping EJU
Fencing FE
Football FB
Golf GO
Gymnastics
Artistic Gymnastics GAG
Rhythmic Gymnastics GRG
Trampoline GTR
Handball HB
Hockey HO
Judo JU
Kabaddi KA
Karate KR
Modern Pentathlon MP
Rowing RO
Rugby RU
Sepaktakraw SE
Sailing SA
Shooting SH
Softball SO
Squash SQ
Table Tennis TT
Taekwondo TK
Tennis TE
Triathlon TR
Volleyball VB
Beach Volleyball VBB
Weightlifting WL
Dragon Boat DB
Athletics AT
Wrestling WR
Soft Tennis ST
Roller Sports RS
Billiards Sports BS
Wushu
Taolu WUT
Sanshou WUS
Funrun
17.09.2009

A Fun Run in Almaty, Kazakhstan, to promote the 2010 Asian Games in Guangzhou, China, proved to be a big success. A pre-run ceremony included a local dancer and violinist, ...


25.03.2009
The 16th Asian Games Fun Run took place in Dubai, UAE, on March 25, and was attended by Doctor Moosa Abbas, the Director of the UAE NOC, and Mr. Yu Xiaobo, the Deputy Director...

News
15.11.2011
Guangzhou, China: The 16th Asian Games, part of the worldwide Olympic movement and governed by the Olympic Council of Asia (OCA), celebrated its one-year anniversary on Novemb...

03.07.2011
Kuwait: An official handover ceremony for the archive of the 16th Asian Games held in Guangzhou, China, from November 12-26, 2010, took place in Kuwait on Sunday, July 3. A si...

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Emblem, Guangzhou 2010
Emblem
The design of the Games emblem is derived from a legend about the City of Guan
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Mascot, Guangzhou 2010
Mascot
“Le Yangyang” is name of the leader of our five Goats and the name which refer
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Gold Medal reverse, Guangzhou 2010
Medals
The gold, silver and bronze medals are themed Haishang Silu, or "Maritime Silk
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Torch, "The Tide" Guangzhou 2010
Torch
"The Tide" is tall and straight in terms of shape while dynamic in terms of im
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Asian Results

Final Medal Table

Sport Federations

Asian Federations

International Federations

Video Gallery

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OPENING CEREMONY