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Sports Contests Scheduled in DPRK
|Pyongyang, January 13 (KCNA) -- A number of international and national sports contests will be held in the DPRK this year.
The international contests include the 23rd Paektusan Prize International Figure Skating Festival marking the Day of the Shining Star in February and the IAAF-27th Mangyongdae Prize Marathon in April.
The domestic sports games are as follows:
Paektusan Prize sports contest in February
Mangyongdae Prize sports games in March-April
Sports contest for Pochonbo Torch Prize in May-June
Sports contest for Songun Torch Prize in June
Sports contest for Jonsung Cup in July
The DPRK championships in March and October-November
Osandok Prize sports contest in December
Youth championships in February, March and September-October
Junior championships in February and May-August
The 17th National Taekwon-Do Championship for Jongilbong Prize in June
The 2nd National Taekwon-Do All-Star Tournament for Jonsung Cup in July-August
Cross-country relay in October
Indoor athletic championships in August
The 51st National Games of Juvenile Sports Schools in January and May-August
Besides, there will be technical renovation contest in all seasons, Hwaebul Cup soccer tournament in August, national contests of university sports teams in March and July, road relay in April and rally cycling in May.
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