/The logo of the 9thWorld University Canoe Sprint Championship 2020 was chosen

The logo of the 9thWorld University Canoe Sprint Championship 2020 was chosen

The 9th World University Canoe Sprint Championship will be held on 21-23 August 2020 in the Republic of Belarus.

The Republic of Belarus has a rich experience of holding international competitions of such level. For the first time in the history of Belarusian university sports the 6thWUC Canoe Sprintwas held in August 2014 and the 4thWUCSpeed Skating took place in Minsk on 21-25 March 2018.

According to the FISU requirements within preparation forthe 2020 FISUWUC Canoe Sprint in Belarus two variants of logo were developed. There is a Latin letter “U” that is the capital letter of the word «Universitas». Logos include the name of the city and year in which the games will be held. Representation of the letter “U” is made in the form of water rushing upwards, streams of which symbolize the will to victory and development.

The first variant:

The second variant:

According to the results of the vote the second variant of logo was chosen that will represent our Championship.