Emblem of Qingdao(Laixi) 2019 World Leisure Games



The main picture of the emblem of Qingdao(Laixi) 2019 World Leisure Games is a sphere composed of three people moving hand in hand,taking the theme of “Sports and leisure, enjoying nature”. The sphererepresents the concept of the "world". The three athletes dancedhand-in-hand, which forms a cheerful sphere, symbolizing that the leisuresports fans from all over the world gathered in Qingdao to enjoy the event.

The emblem adopts a gradient of orange, green and blue. Orangerepresents friendship and enthusiasm, green represents vitality and nature, andblue represents tolerance and strength. The whole pattern is rich in color andfull of emotions. It not only reflects the characteristics of Qingdao, such asred tiles, green trees, blue sea and azure sky, but also reflects the simplefolk customs--warmth and hospitality of the host people.

The head of the centered athlete is designed in the shape ofauspicious clouds and waves. The auspicious clouds are taken from the middlepart of the emblem of the last World Leisure Games. They are traditionalChinese motifs and represent the good wishes of good fortune. The wave is notonly a symbol of the coastal city of Qingdao and the watery town of Laixi, butalso reveals the naughtiness of jumping and the cheerful atmosphere, whichindicates that this game will be a colorful and beautiful event.

The text of the emblem reflects the venue of the event is Qingdaothrough the “The Wind of May” sculpture silhouette, which points out thegeographical features from the details.