Sport

  • Brisk Mass Sports Activities

    Mass sports activities are brisk in the Democratic People’s Republic of Korea where the social concern for sports is increasing day by day. Many sports facilities including gymnasiums, stadiums and…

  • 2018 Autumn Amateur Marathoners Competition Held

    2018 Autumn Amateur Marathoners Competition was held in Pyongyang Sunday. The competition, divided into marathon, half-marathon, 10km and 5 km running, drew amateur runners from the DPRK, China, the Netherlands,…

  • Undying “Torchlight”

    In Korea young people are firmly trusted and put forward as a vital unit of the times and valued as pillars of the future to take prosperous Korea upon themselves….

  • National Taekwon-Do All-Star Tournament for Jonsung Cup Opens

    The National Taekwon-Do All-Star Tournament for Jonsung Cup opened with due ceremony at the Taekwon-Do Hall here Friday on the occasion of the 65th anniversary of the great victory in…

  • DPRK Acrobatics Famous Worldwide

    The DPRK acrobatics has been praised as the “acme of acrobatics” at different international acrobatic festivals. The Korean acrobatics had been reduced into a plaything of the exploiting classes for…

  • Kim Song I, Ace Table-tennis Player of DPRK

    Kim Song I of the DPRK again won a gold medal in the women’s single of the 2018 ITTF Challenge Pyongyang Open. She defeated her rivals 4:0, 4:0, 4:1 and…

  • New Stamps Issued

    New stamps (one sheet and four individuals) were issued in the DPRK to mark the 2018 FIFA World Cup. Seen in those stamps were letters “FIFA World Cup Russia 2018”…

  • Wrestlers Honour the Motherland

    In the Democratic People’s Republic of Korea there are many players demonstrating the honour of the country with gold medals. Among them are Pak Yong Mi and Kang Kum Song…

  • A Girl of Great Strength

    Rim Un Sim is weightlifter of the Kigwancha Sports Team. Usually, people call her girl of great strength. From when she was nine years old, Rim learned the ABC of…

  • 29th Mangyongdae Prize Int’l Marathon Held

    The 29th Mangyongdae Prize International Marathon was held here to mark the birth anniversary of President Kim Il Sung. Marathoners from the DPRK, China, Morocco, Zimbabwe, Kenya, Ethiopia and Uganda…

  • Mangyongdae Prize Martial Art Championship Opens

    The Mangyongdae Prize National Martial Art Championship opened here to mark the Day of the Sun. At least 500 men and women players from 20 odd organizations including Taekwon-Do teams…

  • S. Side Taekwon-do Demonstration Group Performs Here

    A demonstration performance of the Taekwon-do demonstration group of the south side was given at the Taekwon-Do Hall Sunday. Watching it were Choe Hwi, vice-chairman of the Central Committee of…

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