24th Paektusan Prize Games of Civil Servants

Date: 30/04/2019 | Source: Sports DPRK English | Read original version at source

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The 24th Paektusan Prize Games of Civil Servants in celebration of the Day of the Shining Star, birthday of Chairman Kim Jong Il, took place from February 4 to 28, Juche 108 (2019).

The games, divided into basketball, volleyball, badminton, Taekwon-Do, tug-of-war and other sports and amusement events, were played on knock-out basis in various stadiums such as Kim Il Sung Stadium, Pyongyang Indoor Stadium, Basketball Gymnasium on Chongchun Street, and Taekwon-Do Palace.

Four groups of competitors fully displayed their high sports techniques and team spirit cultivated in mass-based sporting activities, thus contributing to heightening the enthusiasm for sports across the country and infusing workplaces with revolutionary optimism and vigour.

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