Irkutsk
Ulan-Ude

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Chita
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Vladivostok
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Yuzhno-Sakhalinsk

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Moscow

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Inchon (South Korea) held a colorful opening ceremony of the Asian Games-2014

The grand opening of the 17 Asian Games was held in the South Korean city of Incheon. The show reflected the history of Korean culture, and also featured popular South Korean performers.

The 17-Asian Games in Incheon will present the entire 36 sports, including the Olympic 28 and non-Olympic 8. Olympic sports will include water sports, archery, athletics, badminton basketball, boxing, canoeing, cycling, equestrian sports (dressage, jumping, triathlon), fencing, football, golf, gymnastics and many other sports. . Baseball, bowling, cricket, caddabi, karate, sepac tacros, squash and wushu are included in non-Olympic sports.

The official slogan of the games is “Diversity of Brilliant Achievements”, which means a bright future for Asia through unification. In 2014, South Korea will host such a global event for the third time. About 20 thousand people will take part in the games, including 13 thousand athletes and representatives of teams from 45 national Olympic committees and 7 thousand media representatives. Many riders will fly to South Korea these days to take part in the equestrian competitions. Thailand alone sent 11 horsemen to Incheon. The games themselves are held every 4 years according to the sports program of the Olympic Games.

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