The Asian English Olympics is back! This prestigious and most awaited English competition in Asia will finally return in February 2020. This time, The Asian English Olympics will come up with the theme “Manifest Your Dream”. Through this year’s theme, it is hoped that through AEO, Asian youths will be able to believe in themselves and finally dare themselves to take the first step to achieve their dreams.
The 9th Asian English Olympics will have 8 fields of competitions: Debate, Speech, Spelling Bee, Scrabble, Newscasting, Storytelling, Short Story Writing (online),and Radio Drama (online). To make it more challenging and exciting, the rounds of competition are conceived and fitted with international competition standards. Moreover, The 2020 Asian English Olympics has invited some experts across Asia to bethe judges of the competitions. Not only that, but they will also train the participants and give them guidance before the competition begins. So, participants who had never experienced the competition before will be able to gain their confidence and competein this English Olympics.
In 2019, The Asian English Olympics has gained a lot of spotlights. The 8th AsianEnglish Olympics has succeeded in continuing the success of The Asian EnglishOlympics. The 2019 Asian English Olympics was participated by more than 670 students from 8 countries all around Asia, such as Indonesia, South Korea, Philippines,Malaysia, Vietnam, Macao, Bangladesh, and our newest country participant: Kyrgyzstan. Continuing the legacy, The 2020 Asian English Olympics will be brought to you on February 10-14, 2020 in BINUS University – Kemanggisan Campus.
Instead of being just an ordinary competition, this event will be full of fun andvarious fascinating activities. Some of the programs which will raise the excitementare: Opening Ceremony of The 2020 Asian English Olympics, Coaching Clinic, BreakingAnnouncement, and also the Closing Ceremony of The 2020 Asian English Olympics. Different from the previous AEOs, in The 2020 AEO there will also be a new series of events, Social Night. This event is a mini-festival that will be held on February 9, 2020,at The 2020 AEO official accommodation, BINUS Square. Through this event, it ishoped that the participants can gain more networking and get to know a bit about Indonesian food and culture before starting the competition.
This challenging yet full of fun English competition will hopefully encourage everyone to be brave enough to get through any limitations and live a full life. We cannot wait to see and welcome you to the most awaited English Olympics, The 2020 Asian English Olympics!