Monday, January 27, 2020

Honduras kick-starts taekwondo class expansion at public elementary schools

Children at a public elementary school (Centro Escolar Básico Gubernamental Guatemala) in Tegucigalpa, the capital of Honduras, on Aug. 7 practice punching techniques in...

First lady Kim cheers for Korea at World Aquatics Championships in Gwangju

By Kim Hyelin and Kim Minji First lady Kim Jung-sook on July 22 cheers for swimmer Kim Seo-yeong competing in the women's 200-meter individual medley final at the...

Women’s polo team scores Korea’s 1st goal in world tourney

Members of the national women's water polo team are ecstatic on July 16 after scoring their nation's first goal in the 2019 FINA World...

U-20 men’s team gets welcoming reception after runner-up finish

Chung Jung-yong, head coach of the men's under-20 soccer team, on June 17 is tossed into the air by his squad at a welcoming...

FINA World Aquatics Championships see 1st medalists on Day 4

Medalists in the mixed duet technical event of artistic swimming at the 18th FINA World Aquatics Championships on July 14 pose for photographs at...

Korean Sport & Olympic Committee chief elected IOC member

Lee Kee-heung, president of the Korean Sport & Olympic Committee, on June 26 shakes hands with Thomas Bach, president of the International Olympic Committee...

Gwangju making final preparations to host World Aquatics Championships

Gwangju Metropolitan City and the organizing committee for the 2019 FINA World Aquatics Championships are in the final stages of preparation for the competition,...

Preparation going smoothly for FINA World Aquatics Championships in Gwangju

The 18th FINA World Aquatics Championships will start from July 12 in the southern city of Gwangju. By Lee Kyoung Mi and Kim Young Shin  Photos = The Organizing...

Koreas to field 4 unified teams in 2020 Tokyo Olympics

South Korean Minister of Culture, Sports and Tourism Do Jonghwan (sixth from left), International Olympic Committee (IOC) President Thomas Bach (seventh from left), North...

Preparation going smoothly for FINA World Aquatics Championships in Gwangju

The 18th FINA World Aquatics Championships will start from July 12 in the southern city of Gwangju. By Lee Kyoung Mi and Kim Young Shin  Photos = The Organizing...

Koreas to field 4 unified teams in 2020 Tokyo Olympics

South Korean Minister of Culture, Sports and Tourism Do Jonghwan (sixth from left), International Olympic Committee (IOC) President Thomas Bach (seventh from left), North...

Seoul City estimates cost of co-hosting 2032 Summer Olympics with Pyeongyang

Athletes from both South and North Korea on Feb. 9 march together during the opening ceremony of the PyeongChang 2018 Olympic Winter Games at...

Unified Korean Ice Hockey Team and Kim Yuna receive ‘ANOC Awards’ for lightening the...

South Korean player Park Jong-ah (front) and North Korean player Kim Un-hyang (back row, fifth from left), members of the PyeongChang 2018 Olympic Ice...

PyeongChang Olympics named as ‘best multi-sport event’

The 2018 PyeongChang Olympic and Paralympic Winter Games became the winner of the best multi-sport event of the year at the SportsTravel Awards which...

Team Korea targets second place at Asian Games

Athletes representing Korea at the upcoming Asian Games 2018 Jakarta-Palembang pose for a group photo during the team's launch ceremony at the Olympic Handball...
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Two Koreas on the same boat for Asian Games

South and North Korean athletes, who compete together as one team at the upcoming Asian Games 2018 Jakarta-Palembang, train at the Cheongju Tangeum Lake...
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President, first lady attend Korea-Mexico match

President Moon Jae-in and first lady Kim Jung-sook cheer for the Korean national team at Rostov Arena in Rostov-on-Don on June 23 where Korea...
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Cheers for Team Korea fill Gwanghwamun Square

Soccer fans gather at Gwanghwamun Square in downtown Seoul to cheer for the World Cup match between Korea and Sweden, on June 18. By Jung Joo-ri and Hahm...

Team Korea Hosts Ceremony for 2018 World Cup

By Lee Hana Photo = Jeon Han Video = Kim Sunjoo, Choi Tae-soon We are at the Seoul Plaza on May 21, where an official ceremony is taking place for the...
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PyeongChang volunteers help bring spring thaw to Korea: PM

Prime Minister Lee Nak-yon salutes the national flag during a closing ceremony held for PyeongChang 2018 Winter Games volunteers, at the COEX convention center...

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