Sanya is launching a search for a mascot and slogan which will be used to represent the image as a stopover city for the Volvo Ocean Race 2011-12.


According to the publicity department, entrants are encouraged to use this chance to create their very own designs, in which can be incorporated the personality of Sanya City as well as the conceptual spirit of the sailing competition.


Besides, the design of a mascot will help reach out and spread the message to all communities about the sailing race in Sanya in months to come.


The final mascot and slogan will be produced by the city government and unveiled to the public on the official websites (Chinese version) and, and the winning designers will receive cash awards of RMB 20,000 and 10,000 respectively.


The mascot and slogan design can be sent to the offices of the Publicity Department of Sanya Municipal Party Committee or e-mail it to


The closing date for entries is 10th November, 2011.

Translated by WOS Team
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