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Press Release - Rescheduling of 3rd Asian Youth Games Shantou 2021 Back To Main


Dear Media Friends,

The Olympic Council of Asia (OCA) has informed the NOCs today that in view of the current situation of the global COVID-19 pandemic, the Olympic Council of Asia, the Chinese Olympic Committee and the Shantou 2021 Asian Youth Games Organizing Committee (SAYGOC) have made a joint decision to reschedule the 3rd Asian Youth Games, which was planned for 20-28 November 2021, to the new dates of 20-28 December 2022. The postponed Games will keep its original name “Shantou 2021 Asian Youth Games”. A copy of the OCA letter dated 08 September, 2021 regarding rescheduling the Shantou 2021 Asian Youth Games is attached for information and reference, please.

Best regards,

Muhammad Khalid Mahmood
Secretary General
Pakistan Olympic Association