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Mascot Beijing 2008: Yingying the antelope

Yingying represents a protected species of animal in the north-west of China: the Tibetan antelope. Furthermore, this character embodies the yellow Olympic ring and excels in the various athletics disciplines. His headgear comprises traditional motifs typical of the ethnic groups of western China (Tibet and Sinkiang)

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1/22/2010 2:56:00 PM

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