Hosted by Yonhap News and Goyang City Sports Council About 500 people from all over the country participated, including athletes.
2023 National Multicultural Family Badminton Competition
Participants are taking a commemorative photo at the 2023 National Multicultural Family Badminton Competition held at Goyang Gymnasium in Daehwa-dong, Goyang-si, Gyeonggi-do on the 16th.
The 2023 National Multicultural Family Badminton Competition, which strengthens bonds between multicultural families and provides a place for communication through sports, was held at Goyang Gymnasium in Goyang Special City, Gyeonggi Province on the 16th. .
About 500 multicultural families from all over the country, including athletes, participated in this competition, co-hosted by the national news agency Yonhap News and Goyang Special City Sports Council and sponsored by the Ministry of Gender Equality and Family, Goyang Special City, Korea Healthy Family Promotion Agency, and Yonhap News TV.
The match will be divided into adult men’s and women’s doubles, middle and high school mixed doubles, and elementary school mixed doubles, and will be held from the preliminaries to the finals on the same day.
Prior to the main game, a demonstration match was held by the Yonex badminton team.
After Kim Seo-hyun (14, Damyang, Jeollanam-do), who competed in the middle and high school division, took the oath on behalf of the team, the participants lightly warmed up to the cheerleader’s rhythm and began to demonstrate their skills in earnest.
Considering that it was an event with a large number of people, the organizers made every effort to ensure safety, including deploying disaster safety managers at the site.
At the event venue, various event booths were set up, including ‘Four Cuts of Life’ where you can take sticker photos, nail art, origami, and experience playing traditional games from each country.
The winner of the adult division will receive a prize of 800,000 won, and the winner of the middle and high school division will receive a prize of 400,000 won.
National Multicultural Family Badminton Competition
Players participating in the adult doubles category are competing in the ‘2023 National Multicultural Family Badminton Competition’ held at Goyang Gymnasium in Goyang-si, Gyeonggi-do on the 16th. 메이저사이트 백링크
In his congratulatory address at the opening ceremony, Yonhap News President Seong Ki-hong said, “It was thanks to the passion of all participants that we were able to hold the competition without missing a single session even when COVID-19 was rampant.” “I want to show off my skills to the fullest and leave good memories for my family,” he said.
Minister of Gender Equality and Family Kim Hyun-sook said in a welcoming speech read by Family Policy Director Kim Sook-ja, “As of 2020, there are 1.15 million multicultural family members, and in the future, the number of multicultural neighbors will continue to increase and their role will become more important,” adding, “The Ministry of Gender Equality and Family is the department in charge of multicultural family policy. “We will establish various policies to grow together and create a harmonious society,” he said.
Goyang Special Mayor Lee Dong-hwan, Goyang Special City Council Chairman Kim Young-sik, Goyang Special City Sports Council President Ahn Woon-seop, Korean Cultural Diversity Organization Chairman Lee Jas-min, and Jin Jong-oh, Joint Organizing Committee Chairman of the 2024 Gangwon Winter Youth Olympic Games, encouraged the athletes and their families through congratulatory remarks.
Also attending the event were Choi Bo-geun, director of the Sports Department of the Ministry of Culture, Sports and Tourism, Lee Seung-mi, chairman of the Citizens’ Association for Healthy Families, and Kim Jae-yoon, chairman of the Korea Multicultural Solidarity.
This competition, which started in 2010 with the purpose of helping multicultural families maintain a healthy mind and body and establish themselves as members of our society, celebrates its 14th anniversary this year. 슬롯