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Closing ceremony a carnival for the young

08-22-2011 16:55 BJT Special Report:2011 Shenzhen 26th Summer Universiade |

THE Shenzhen Universiade closing ceremony at the Window of the World on August,23th would be a carnival for the young people of the world, organizers said.

There will be a main venue and five subvenues for the carnival, and athletes from the five continents would participate in interactive activities, enjoy Chinese traditional performances and local specialties.

The ceremony at the main venue, the World Square, was scheduled for 90 to 100 minutes and some of the audience would be performers representing their own countries, said Shi Gang, deputy director of the closing ceremony.

“After 12 days of fierce competition, the athletes from 152 countries and regions need to relax, be entertained and celebrate, so the closing ceremony will be a big party,” Shi said.

Editor:Wang Xiaomei |Source:

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