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Beijing Olympics 2008

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Loughborough Embassy

The Loughborough University Embassy is based in the Jin Chunyuan Hotel by the west gate of Tsinghua University and within easy reach by taxi of the main Olympic Park.

Open from Saturday 9 August to Friday 22 August, friends of Loughborough are welcome at our comfortable lounge for a break from the hustle bustle and to catch up on the latest news from Loughborough University.

Refreshments, internet access and live Olympic coverage are all provided in our Loughborough home from home.

Loughborough is also hosting a variety of events at our Beijing Embassy. Anyone interested in attending should contact Linda Foden on l.foden@lboro.ac.uk

Monday 11 August: Friends and Family night, 4-9pm
Loughborough is hosting a welcome to Beijing night for friends and families of the University and its competitors in Beijing.

Tuesday 12 August: Loughborough Open Day
An open day for students interested in attending Loughborough, hosted by the University's international officers.

Wednesday 13 August: Alumni Evening, 7-9pm
There are almost 200 Loughborough Alumni living in Beijing alone. This event is a chance to catch up with past students, who can network and find out all about Loughborough's involvement in the Games.

Monday 18 August: Perfomance Sport Evening
An evening for colleagues from sport's governing bodies to meet at an informal reception at the LoughboroughUniversity Embassy.

Loughborough Embassy staff

How to find us...

Jin Chunyuan Hotel

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Loughborough University - Beijing 2008

Beijing facts

There are 55 Loughborough athletes in action at the Beijing Olympic and Paralympic Games.

Did you know?

Former Olympic Champion Sebastian Coe is a Loughborough graduate.

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