Final Preparations

A rower is pictured through Asian Games signage on a window at the Jakabaring Rowing and Canoeing Center in Palembang, South Sumatra, on Thursday (16/08). (Reuters Photo/Edgar Su)

By : JG | on 4:37 PM August 17, 2018
Category : Eyewitness, Multimedia, Photos

A few last-minute preparations are currently underway for the 2018 Asian Games, set to start on Saturday (18/08).

The multisport event, hosted by Jakarta and Palembang, South Sumatra, will end on Sept. 2.

A rower passes the Jakabaring Rowing and Canoeing Center in Palembang on Thursday. (Reuters Photo/Edgar Su) A rower passes the Jakabaring Rowing and Canoeing Center in Palembang on Thursday. (Reuters Photo/Edgar Su)

 

 

Members of the South Korean contingent train at the Jakabaring Rowing and Canoeing Center in preparation for the Asian Games. (Reuters Photo/Edgar Su) Members of the South Korean contingent train at the Jakabaring Rowing and Canoeing Center in preparation for the Asian Games. (Reuters Photo/Edgar Su)

 

A view of an athletes' village near Jakabaring Sports City in Palembang. (Reuters Photo/Edgar Su) A view of an athletes' village near Jakabaring Sports City in Palembang. (Reuters Photo/Edgar Su)

 

A woman poses with a clock counting down to the opening of the Asian Games at Jakabaring Sports City on Thursday. (Reuters Photo/Edgar Su) A woman poses with a clock counting down to the opening of the Asian Games at Jakabaring Sports City on Thursday. (Reuters Photo/Edgar Su)

 

 

 

 

Students pose with Kaka, the 2018 Asian Games mascot, in Palembang on Thursday. (Reuters Photo/Edgar Su) Students pose with Kaka, the 2018 Asian Games mascot, in Palembang on Thursday. (Reuters Photo/Edgar Su)

 

Workers adding the final touches to Gelora Sriwijaya Stadium in Palembang. (Reuters Photo/Edgar Su) Workers adding the final touches to Gelora Sriwijaya Stadium in Palembang. (Reuters Photo/Edgar Su)

 

Workers install signage at the Jakabaring Rowing and Canoeing Center in Palembang. (Reuters Photo/Edgar Su) Workers install signage at the Jakabaring Rowing and Canoeing Center in Palembang. (Reuters Photo/Edgar Su)

 

The Asian Games, hosted by Jakarta and Palembang, are set to start on Saturday. (Reuters Photo/Edgar Su) The Asian Games, hosted by Jakarta and Palembang, are set to start on Saturday. (Reuters Photo/Edgar Su)

 

Members of the Indonesian Military (TNI) pass 2018 Asian Games mascots at Gelora Bung Karno Stadium in Jakarta on Thursday. (Reuters Photo/Athit Perawongmetha Members of the Indonesian Military (TNI) pass 2018 Asian Games mascots at Gelora Bung Karno Stadium in Jakarta on Thursday. (Reuters Photo/Athit Perawongmetha

 

A woman poses for a photo next to a sign promoting the Asian Games in Central Jakarta on Wednesday. (Reuters Photo/Willy Kurniawan) A woman poses for a photo next to a sign promoting the Asian Games in Central Jakarta on Wednesday. (Reuters Photo/Willy Kurniawan)

 

Commuters pass Asian Games signage on the Ampera Bridge in Palembang. (Reuters Photo/Edgar Su) Commuters pass Asian Games signage on the Ampera Bridge in Palembang. (Reuters Photo/Edgar Su)

 


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