#Usportchallenge Short Video Contest Successfully Concluded
Chengdu 2021

With 49,033 sports fans joining in and 12,075,016 votes from the public, the #Usportchallenge Short Video Contest came to a successful conclusion with 52,429 submitted videos and 1.06 billion global views. 



The contest launched by the Chengdu 2021 FISU World University Games in collaboration with FISU was made available on 2021Chengdu.com, Douyin, Weibo, TikTok, Instagram, Twitter, Facebook, and YouTube. Twenty videos were finally selected through public voting and judgment by FISU and the Chengdu 2021 FISU Games Executive Committee, and the creators were honored with the title of FISU Digital Workout Star.



With Chinese and English channels, the video contest received an overwhelming response from home and abroad. Sports lovers from Italy, Poland, Spain, Russia, the Netherlands, Singapore, Austria, Uganda, Brazil, among others, showed great talent and creativity in their works. 



An American father @federicaymami posted his little girl’s shooting video; @instatruelovee from Poland shared couple Yoga poses; a German netizen @huberthalas shot the ball in different shoes.


Professional athletes were also involved in this contest. Former Armenian national team member @ELITE shared his 3-point shooting skills; Philippine Archery athlete Helbert Remoroza Climaco posted Archery in Slow Motion; an athlete of the Argentinean National Team of Wushu @ezerosales01 displayed his excellent skills in Wushu.




Besides, Chengdu’s Sister Cities, sports federations of different countries, and over 300 universities worldwide supported this challenge with great enthusiasm, contributing to the largest number of participating Sister Cities and the most frequently interacted online event ever. Manfred Grubauer, chairman of Linz Tourism, registered as a user of the official website of the Chengdu 2021 FISU Games and shared a rowing video. Through this global event, Chengdu has provided a platform for extensive interaction and comprehensive exchanges among Sister Cities and further deepened the friendship between Chengdu and Linz, he admitted.


We hope that in the coming year, we will cross the language barrier and transcend the distance between time and space to meet in Chengdu and make dreams come true.


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