The Fifth Asian Beach Games 2016 will be held in Danang, Vietnam.
It will be the second time for Vietnam to host an Asia level multi-sports event, after Hanoi held Asian Indoor Games (2009) and Southeast Asian Games (2003). However, this will be the first time that the event will not held in Hanoi.
Logo Fifth Asian Beach Games 2016
5th Asian Beach Games Activity icon is designed to simulate the waves and sand in the shape of the young athletes, healthy and active, athletic performances (volleyball , handball) with the symbol of the Union Olympic Council of Asia inside.
|Logo Fifth Asian Beach Games 2016|
With the power of sports, all part of the logo rise up to form a large V shape (which means "Vietnam", "Victory", "V" - the fifth in icon Greece) which confirms the role of the host countries, highlighting the spirit of competition as well as the aspirations of the athletes win.
The combination of sea and sand waved together reflects the strength and strong wills of Vietnam as well as carrying sporting friendly message and welcome to all athletes; represents the solidarity and friendship of the Asian family with the expectation of a successful 5th Asian Beach Games.
5th Asian Beach Games Activity Mascot is swiftlet, a special characteristic of the southern central coastal region of Vietnam is famous for bird nest - a product of high economic value in general and a specialty of Da Nang in particular. The mascot of the games is swallow named Chim Yen.
The mascot is a stylized little boy with funny hair on the head, a small V-shaped tail (a characteristic of oats), holding a lit torch represents the spirit of unity, peace and health of human life. The sun of the Olympic Council of Asia and on the traditional wave of mascot costumes symbolizing the Asian Beach Games.
The colors used for Mascot is blue, red, black and gold representing the blue sea water, golden sand and feathers of birds. Mascot with children, adorable and innocent facial expression, simple shapes and different colors are expected to reach the hearts of people and easy to become a popular souvenir.
|Bien Dong Park||Football, Kabadi, Fitness, Basketball 3x3, Water polo, Muaythai, Vietnam traditional martial arts,|
Wrestling, Sambo, Jujitsu, Kurash, Vovinam, Pencak Silat, Swimming Marathon, Coastal Rowing
|Phuong Trang Area||Shuttlecock, Petanque|
|My Khe Beach||Volleyball, Handball, Sepaktakraw|
|Son Thuy Beach||Athletics, Woodball|