24th Paektusan Prize Games of Civil Servants
Date: 30/04/2019 | Source: Sports DPRK English | Read original version at source
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.