Clothing and Accessories for Chengdu 2021 FISU Games Flame Bearers and Guard Runners Unveiled
The torch of the Chengdu 2021 FISU World University Games (Chengdu 2021 FISU Games) was officially unveiled globally on the evening of 31 August.
The FISU World University Games are the world's largest multi-sport event only second to the Olympic Games, pursuing the sports spirit with vigorous young athletes.
Xtep will provide the clothing and accessories for the Games as an official partner. On the site, the clothing and accessories for flame bearers and guard runners designed by Xtep were officially unveiled.
For flame bearers
Four theme colours: The clothing and accessories for flame bearers use four theme colours of the Chengdu 2021 FISU Games which delicately integrate with design patterns to convey the spirit of sport.
Elements of torch design: The design of the clothing and accessories, combined with torch design elements, takes the panda design and flame into account and thus presents a world-famous image of Chengdu’s giant panda in an elegant and simple manner.
Quick drying: The design of the mesh near the torch top that takes the shape of bamboo leaves is applied to the armpits of the shirt for ventilation during the Flame Relay.
Ribbon made of Shu brocade: Shu brocade, an intangible cultural heritage of Chengdu, is also applied to the clothing ribbon to present the several-thousand-year-old ancient Shu civilisation.
High comfort fabric: The clothing is elastic, durable, comfortable, and skin-friendly with high colour stability.
Regenerated chemical fiber: Environmentally-friendly regenerated chemical fiber is used, which is light and breathable.
Safety shoes: The shoes featuring TPU in the heel can effectively ease the stress on ankles and avoid ankle injuries.
Upgraded structure: The shoes have better cushioning performance which can better support running.
Light and breathable: The sides of the shoes are hollowed out, and the upper material is light and breathable.
For guard runners