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UT Austin: Asian Olympics

March 18, 2016 - March 20, 2016

This year’s annual Asian Olympics will be held in Austin, Texas from March 18-20, 2016! Save the date! Our Vietnamese Student Association here at the University of Texas at Austin is proud to be your host for this upcoming event. We look forward to facilitate competition, team-building, and networking among athletes and hope to provide the opportunity for Asian Americans to showcase their skills among the best of the best. Thank you for your interest, come back for updates in the near future!

AO Chair,
Andrew Pham


 

About

Đại Hội Thể Thao (Asian Olympics) first began at the University of Texas at Austin in 1980 and has always been hosted by the Vietnamese Students Association.

Asian Olympics annually rotates between the University of Texas at Austin, the University of Texas at Arlington, and Texas A&M. It is a 3-day event that involves cultural awareness and competitive sports. Participants come from over 5 different states and about 15 different universities every year. Over 1500 people participate in this event to show off their skills and meet new people. Members of the Vietnamese Students Association throughout Texas help organize, host, and volunteer to make this tradition possible. Thank you to everyone for your continued support!

What sports can I play?

The sports being offered this year include:

  • Basketball (*Men’s) (Men’s 6 feet and under)
  • Flag Football (Men’s) (Co-ed)
  • Soccer (Men’s)
  • Ultimate Frisbee (Co-ed)
  • Volleyball (Men’s) (Co-ed)
  • Tennis (Men’s Singles) (Women’s Singles) (Mixed Doubles)

*Women may also participate in Men’s league sports
**There will be CASH prizes for the winning teams in each sport

Important things to know

✔ Early registration opes January 1st and closes January 31st
✔ Late registration opens February 1st and closes February 19th
✔ For more information about Asian Olympics visit http://www.asianolympics.org/
✔ If you have any questions, you can contact Andrew Pham at asianolympics@texasvsa.org
✔ Thank you to all of our sponsors and members who are helping make this event possible. If you would like to, or know someone who would like to help sponsor this event, contact Andrew Pham at the above email or any other VSA officer.

Details

Start:
March 18, 2016
End:
March 20, 2016
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Website:
https://www.facebook.com/events/1641325229452929/

Organizer

University of Texas at Austion – UT VSA
Website:
https://www.facebook.com/TexasVSA/

Venue

University of Texas at Austin
1 University Station
Austin, TX 78712 United States
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