Three colors that dominate 2011 SEA Games logo each have a distinct meaning.
2011 SEA Games logo was officially launched on the 300th Day event ahead of the SEA Games XXVI, Saturday, 15 Januri 2011. Theater event was held in Indonesia Airuku, Taman Mini Indonesia Indah, East Jakarta.
Indonesia for the fourth time elected as the host of the SEA Games sports event. Multieven biennial will be held in two places, namely Palembang and Jakarta on November 2011.
Executive committee has chosen the eagle as the logo image SEA Games in 2011. The three colors that dominate the picture, namely blue, green, and red each have a special meaning.
Blue describes the archipelago sea that unites all the difference. Green marks the many group of islands, forests, and mountains that harmonize. While red is the symbol of the spirit burning to provide the best for Indonesia.
"Why choose a picture eagle? Yes, because the eagle is a symbol of our country," said Chairman of the Committee for the SEA Games in 2011, Rachmat Gobel told reporters after the launch event, Saturday, January 15, 2011.
Regarding the SEA Games in 2011 mascot, Rachmat said his side has to make choices. Unfortunately the Director of PT Panasonic Gobel Indonesia is not yet willing to tell told reporters.
'There have been, but we do not announce it now. Later there was a program about the mascot again,' said Grace.
The launch itself was attended by Minister of Youth and Sports, (Menpora) Andi Mallarangeng and Chairman of KONI, Rita Subowo. Also present Governor of South Sumatra (South Sumatra), Alex Nurdin.
The launch of the logo SEA Games in 2011 are also filled with a line of action of top artists such as Afgan, Project Pop, and Marcell Siahaan. In addition, the audience was also entertained the action dancer and magician Dedy Corbuzier.
Meanwhile, SEA Games 2011 will bring into 44 sports. Olagraga Branches are divided in the same amount in both regions. Each Jakarta 22 sport branches and Kilkenny 22 sport branches.