Sports Session 2
New Challenge, Fear not
- 2022. 02. 23.15:00 - 16:30
- Korean, English
- Youth sports activities are not simply the acquisition of skills. It is designed to simultaneously cultivate the knowledge and attitudes that follow, so it can only be achieved through the process of thinking and practicing voluntarily by young people. In addition to cultivating knowledge and attitude, positive cognition, and emotional behavioral development of changes in the body are greatly increased, and anxiety, worry, depression, and feelings of helplessness are reduced. Through these positive functions of sports, we will examine the significance of the 2024 Gangwon Winter Youth Olympic Games as well as the development of substantial holistic education.
- The Gangwon 2024 Winter Youth Olympic Games Organizing Committee
- Organization Information
- The Youth Olympic Games was established by the International Olympic Committee (IOC) to promote solidarity and exchange among youths around the world through sports, cultural and educational programs. Gangwon-do was selected as the host province of the 4th Winter Youth Olympic Games at the 135th International Olympic Committee (IOC) General Assembly held in Lausanne, Switzerland on January 10, 2020.
The 2024 Gangwon Winter Youth Olympic Games is a youth sports festival in which promising athletes aged 15-18 from all over the world participate, from 19th Jan to 1st Feb 2024(14 days) at Gangneung, PyeongChang, Jeongseon, and Hoengseong.
The event will be held in 81 detailed events, including ice and snow events, and will utilize the 2018 PyeongChang Winter Olympics facilities that have been praised by the International Olympic Committee (IOC) and the athletes all over the world. The Gangwon 2024 Winter Youth Olympic Games Organizing Committee plans to provide the best experience for the Youth participants.
As followed “a peaceful future that opens with coexistence and unity, as well as sports that brings joy and growth”, the vision of the Gangwon 2024 Winter Youth Olympic Games Organizing Committee, the 2024 Gangwon Winter Youth Olympic Games places more importance on youth participation, education, and cultural activities. Once again, the committee plans to create opportunities for young people to feel the value of sports and peace vividly.