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Sports Teams in DPRK Apply New Training Methods
Pyongyang, August 22 (KCNA) -- The Sports Team under the Ministry of Land and Marine Transport in the DPRK has introduced new methods to train players in various events.

It applied new teaching and training methods properly in keeping with the specific features of events and each player's physical conditions and technical standards and special skills.

As a result, its athletes have proved successful in national tournaments.

This year the team bagged four cups and 50-odd gold medals at the Mangyongdae Prize Sports Games. It also won more than 140 medals in the Sports Contest for Jonsung Cup, including nearly 50 gold medals in such events as boating, canoe, synchronized swimming, sailboat and water skiing.

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