Incheon 2014
The 17th Asian Games will take place over 16 days in Incheon, Korea, from September 19 to October 4, 2014. It will be the third time Korea has hosted the OCA’s showpiece event, following Seoul in 1986 and Pusan in 2002. There will be approximately 20,000 participants, comprised of 13,000 athletes and team officials from the 45 NOCs, and 7,000 media. The slogan is “Diversity Shines Here”.

Athletes will compete in 36 sports, including the 28 Olympic Games sports on the programme for Rio de Janeiro 2016. Organisers will use 49 competition venues, including 23 new stadiums, and 54 training venues, 49 of which already exist. The ground-breaking ceremony for the 60,000-capacity main stadium took place on June 28, 2011, and work is expected to be completed by April 2014.

Opening & Closing Ceremonies Venue : Main Stadium
17th Asian Games  Incheon 2014
Opening Ceremony 19 Sep 2014
Closing Ceremony 04 Oct 2014
Host City Incheon
Country Korea
Nations Participating 45
Athletes Female 3678 Male 5823
Events 437
Sports 36
Sports/Disciplines 51
Sports / Disciplines
Bowling BW
Diving ADV
Swimming ASW
Synchronized Swimming ASY
Waterpolo AWP
Archery AR
Badminton BD
Baseball BB
Basketball BK
Boxing BX
Canoe / Kayak
Sprint CSP
Slalom CSL
Cricket CC
Cycling BMX CBM
Cycling Road CRD
Cycling Track CTK
Mountain Bike CMB
Dressage EDR
Eventing EEV
Jumping EJU
Fencing FE
Football FB
Golf GO
Artistic Gymnastics GAG
Rhythmic Gymnastics GRG
Trampoline GTR
Handball HB
Hockey HO
Judo JU
Kabaddi KA
Karate KR
Modern Pentathlon MP
Rowing RO
Rugby RU
Sepaktakraw SE
Sailing SA
Shooting SH
Softball SO
Squash SQ
Table Tennis TT
Taekwondo TK
Tennis TE
Triathlon TR
Volleyball VB
Beach Volleyball VBB
Weightlifting WL
Athletics AT
Wrestling WR
Soft Tennis ST
Taolu WUT
Sanshou WUS
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Emblem, Incheon 2014
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Mascot, Incheon 2014
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Medal, Incheon 2014
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Torch, Incheon 2014
The 2014 Incheon Asian Games Organizing Committee (IAGOC) revealed the designs

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