Its Minister of Culture, Sports and Tourism Park Bo-gyun
Park Bo-gyun, “I will make sure that there are no regrets like the jamboree at the Gangwon Youth Olympics.”
Ministry of Culture, Sports and Tourism, Gangwon-do, on-site inspection of stadium facilities and competition preparations
Gangwon-do says, “We are making solid preparations based on our capabilities and experience in hosting the Pyeongchang Winter Olympics.”
Minister of Culture Sports and Tourism Park Bo-gyun said on the 3rd,
“The 2024 Gangwon Winter Youth Olympic Games will not repeat
the disappointment and frustration of the early days of the Saemangeum Jamboree.”
On this day, Minister Park visited the curling center in Gangneung Olympic Park and inspected the venue of the Youth Olympic Games, saying, 안전놀이터
“The Ministry of Culture, Sports and Tourism will work with Gangwon Province
to create a competition that will imprint the Youth Olympics around the world
in the most wonderful and touching way.” He said this.
Minister Park said, “After coming to the site today,
I can trust that they are making every effort to upgrade and maintain the proven facilities for the 2018 Pyeongchang Winter Olympics.”
He added, “The Youth Olympic Games will be a moving and attractive event.” I emphasized it once.
He continued, “Gangwon-do is a place that has accumulated the DNA, experience,
tradition and passion of successfully hosting the 1991 Goseong Jamboree and the 2018 Pyeongchang Winter Olympics.”
He added, “The Youth Olympic Games will be an event that opens a new paradigm in the world sports festival.” “He said.
Minister Park promised, “However, to complete the Youth Olympic Games,
I will do my best to prepare until the end and make it a success with future generations.”
Youth Olympic Games
This on-site inspection was prepared to directly check the main stadium facilities
check the situation of the competition as the 2024 Gangwon Winter Youth Olympic Games
approaches in about four months.
The inspection was attended by Gangwon Special Self-Governing Province Deputy Governor for Economic Affairs Jeong Gwang-yeol,
Organizing Committee Chairman Jin Jong-oh, curling team Kim,
ballerina Kim Joo-won, and snowboarding commentator Park Jae-min.
Gangwon Special Self-Governing Province
On this day, Gangwon Special Self-Governing Province
announced that it is accelerating preparations
for the successful hosting of the competition by
▲ supporting smooth operation of the competition
▲ creating a perfect stadium on two tracks.
To support the smooth operation of the competition,
the province formed an administrative support headquarters to check preparations for the competition by field,
to prevent situations such as lack of preparation for international competitions,
which have become an issue recently, the Ministry of Culture, Sports and Tourism,
the organizing committee, and the host city, etc.
We decided to closely cooperate with the relevant organizations and carefully monitor the preparations.
To promote and create a buzz, we plan to spread Olympic enthusiasm starting
with a torch tour on the G-100th day (October 11) and hold various cultural events such as the K-Culture Festival until the Games period.
We also operate various programs to encourage the participation of youth, who are the main characters of the Olympics.
In particular, a provincial official said that the stadium, which will be utilized to its full potential for the 2018 Pyeongchang Winter Olympics,
has undergone a preliminary inspection and is currently undergoing final maintenance work.
An official from Gangwon Special Self-Governing Province said, “The province already has the capacity and experience to successfully host a larger-scale Winter Olympics,” and added,
“Based on this, we will now prepare well for the hosting and hope that the whole world will become one through K-culture through the Gangwon 2024 Games.”
“We plan to actively support it to become a cultural Olympics and sports festival,” he said.
About 15,000 people from 80 countries around the world are expected to participate in this competition.