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  • Mayor of Seoul Attends the Opening Ceremony of the 100th National Sports Festival

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    Park Won-soon, the Mayor of Seoul, gave a welcoming speech at the opening ceremony of the 100th National Sports Festival that took place on October 4, 2019, at the main stadium of the Jamsil Sports Complex, Seoul.

    Beginning with the opening ceremony, the 100th National Sports Festival will see 47 events take place in 72 stadiums, with the participation of 30,000 individuals including 17 teams of players from different Korean cities and provinces as well as 18 teams of overseas Korean players.

    Before the opening ceremony, Mayor Park Won-soon hosted a luncheon as a celebratory event for 2019 General Assembly of Presidents of Korean Residents Associations in Foreign Countries and the 13th Korean Day. More than 500 Koreans living in over 80 foreign countries, who are visiting Korea, were welcomed at the luncheon.