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Japan unveiled the mascots of the 2020 Games

01.03.2018 51 просмотров

The mascots for the Tokyo 2020 Olympic and Paralympic Games have been unveiled in Tokyo. They were klechatye figures "anime" - a white and blue boy and a pink and white girl.


It is interesting that the right of a decisive choice from three pairs of talismans was granted to Japanese schoolchildren.

In total, children from 16769 educational institutions of Japan took part in the voting. In total, within the framework of the competition for the selection of symbols, there were about two thousand options for the mascots of the Olympics and Paralympics. By mid-October last year, three couples were selected from them, and they were sent to the trial of primary school students.

The cartoon characters, whose names will be given this summer, according to the creators, are designed to "embody Japanese traditions and innovations."< br>
"They are able to instantly move in space in any direction. In addition, they are very athletic and have a strong sense of justice," the Organizing Committee comments.

Recall that the Tokyo Olympics will be held from July 24 to August 9, Paralympics will be held from August 25 to September 6, 2020.

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