Sports contest opens for disabled persons and amateursAugust 3, 2023
The 2023 Sports Contest of Disabled Persons and Amateurs opened with due ceremony at the Weightlifting Gymnasium on Chongchun Street, Pyongyang, on Tuesday.
The contest will bring together more than 600 persons with disabilities and amateurs in Pyongyang. The participants will compete in table tennis, tennis, swimming, shooting and archery events.
Attending the opening ceremony were officials of the Central Committee of the Korean Federation for the Protection of the Disabled and players.
Yun Chang Il, chairman of the Central Committee of the federation, made an opening address to be followed by speeches.
The opening ceremony was followed by table tennis games of different categories at Pyongyang Indoor Stadium.