Friday, September 13, 2013

Their energetic leap overcoming their disabilities! The inaugural meeting of the Daegu athletic team


The 33rd National Sports Games for the Disabled/ Their energetic leap overcoming their disabilities! The inaugural meeting of the Daegu athletic team
Daegu is becoming a sports city after the Daegu 2011 IAAF World Championships!
It hosted the National Sports Festival in 2012, and will now host the National Sports Games for the Disabled in 2013!
The National Sports Games for the Disabled will be going on from September 30th to October 4th in 35 stadiums of Daegu.
This event will be the biggest in its history, 7,423 disabled athletes participating from all parts of the country.



The 33rd National Sports Games for the Disabled
Time Period: 2013.9.30 (Mon) ~ 10.4 (Fri) / 5 days
Stadiums: 35 locations in Daegu
Athlete pool: 16 and over
Athletic Team: 7,423 (5,000 Athletes, 2,000 staff)
Host: Korea Sports Association for the Disabled
Sport Entries: 27 (1 exhibit)



Isn’t there so much of a variety of sport events going on?
There are 583 athletes from Daegu participating in 26 sports.
An inaugural meeting of the National Sports Game for the Disabled was held at Daegu Kemyung College University’s gymnasium to confirm the determination of the Daegu athletic team.



420 athletes of Daegu were all gathered in one spot.
The athletes are pledging to do their best and play a fair game.
What is the goal of Daegu in the National Sports Games for the Disabled?
It’s third place! It is a pretty high goal compared to the recent results of 11th place in 2010 and 2012, and 9th place in 2011, right?
Please support our athletes by visiting the games ^^