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List of Asian Games mascots

Every Asian Games since 1982 has its own mascot. Appu, the mascot for the 1982 Asian Games, was the first mascot.

Event Host city Mascot(s) Description
1982 Asian Games New Delhi Appu An Indian elephant.
1986 Asian Games Seoul Korean Tiger A tiger.
1990 Asian Games Beijing PanPan A panda.
1990 Asian Winter Games Sapporo Unnamed mascot A squirrel.
1994 Asian Games Hiroshima Poppo and Cuccu a pair of white doves.[1]
1996 Asian Winter Games Harbin Doudou a character inspired by the pea plant.[2]
1998 Asian Games Bangkok Chai-yo

(Thai: ไชโย)

A Thai elephant.[3]
1999 Winter Asian Games Kangwon Gomdori a half-moon black bear cub.[2]
2002 Asian Games Busan Duria A seagull
2003 Asian Winter Games Aomori Winta a black woodpecker.[2]
2005 Asian Indoor Games Bangkok Hey - Ha
(Thai: เฮ - ฮา)
a couple of elephants.
2006 Asian Games Doha Orry a Qatari Oryx.[4]
2007 Asian Winter Games Changchun Lulu a deer seen around Changchun commonly. It is a species of the sika deer, a native of East Asia.[5]
2007 Asian Indoor Games Macau Mei Mei a black-faced Spoonbill.[6]
2008 Asian Beach Games Bali Jalak bali a Bali Starling.[7]
2009 Asian Youth Games Singapore Frasia a young lion.[8]
2009 Asian Indoor Games Hanoi Gà Hồ the Ho chicken (Gà Hồ), a distinctly Vietnamese rare breed of chicken, familiar as a symbol in Vietnam.
2009 Asian Martial Arts Games Bangkok Hanuman Yindee
(Thai: หนุมานยินดี)
Hanuman is a white – creamy super monkey from Ramakien (a Thai version of Ramayana).
2010 Asian Games Guangzhou A Xiang (祥), A He (和), A Ru (如), A Yi (意) and Le Yangyang (樂洋洋). the five sporty rams.[9]
2010 Asian Beach Games Muscat Al Jebel, Al Reeh, and Al Med three local animals, there are Al Jebel (a tahr), Al Reeh (a houbara bustard), and Al Med (a green turtle).[10]
2011 Asian Winter Games Astana and Almaty Irby a snow leopard.[11]
2012 Asian Beach Games Haiyang Sha Sha, Yang Yang, and Hai Hai a cartoon that inspired from dragon and phoenix.[12]
2013 Asian Youth Games Nanjing Yuan Yuan based on the image of Eosimias sinensis, the earliest higher primate to date found in Jiangsu. [13]
2013 Asian Indoor-Martial Arts Games Incheon Barame, Chumuro, and Vichuan The three mascots are the same for AIMAG 2013 and the 2014 Asian Games.
2014 Asian Games Incheon Barame, Chumuro, and Vichuan Three seal siblings.[14]
2014 Asian Beach Games Phuket Sin, Sakorn, and Samut
(Thai: สินธุ์, สาคร,สมุทร)
Three Green sea turtles.[15]
2016 Asian Beach Games Nha Trang TBA
2017 Asian Winter Games Sapporo TBA
2017 Asian Youth Games Hambantota TBA
2017 Asian Indoor-Martial Arts Games Ashgabat TBA
2018 Asian Games Jakarta TBA
2021 Asian Youth Games Surabaya TBA

See also


  1. ^ "12th Asian Games Hiroshima 1994 - Poppo & CuCCu". GAGOC. (official website of 2010 Asian Games). April 27, 2008. Retrieved May 26, 2011. 
  2. ^ a b c Logos and Mascots of Selected Sport Games and Sports
  3. ^ "13th Asian Games Bangkok 1998 - Chai-Yo". GAGOC. (official website of 2010 Asian Games). April 27, 2008. Retrieved May 26, 2011. 
  4. ^ "Mascot of Asian Games 2006". 2006-12-05. Retrieved 2011-05-02. 
  5. ^ of 2007 Changchun Asian Winter Games
  6. ^ Olympic Council of Asia : Photo Details
  7. ^ Asian Beach Game “MASCOT” – Bali Travel Update
  8. ^ "Mascot for 1st Asian Youth Games in Singapore named Frasia".  
  9. ^ "Mascots for Guangzhou Asian Games unveiled". GAGOC. April 30, 2008. Retrieved June 30, 2010. 
  10. ^ Olympic Council of Asia : News
  11. ^ The Mascot-IRBY
  12. ^ Mascots for 3rd Asian Beach Games unveiled
  13. ^ "Mascot for 2nd Asian Youth Games unveiled". Retrieved 24 December 2012. 
  14. ^ Xinhua (2010-11-05). "Mascots, emblem for 2014 Incheon Asian Games unveiled". China Daily. Retrieved 2010-11-05. 
  15. ^ Olympic Council of Asia : Photo Details
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