Wednesday, June 25, 2014

President of 2014 Incheon Asian Games visits Mongolia

The President of the 2014 Incheon Asian Games Organizing Committee Kim Youngsoo and other delegates are discussing collaborative projects and the Asian Games with the Mongolian National Olympic Committee, as part of their official visit to Ulaanbaatar ending tomorrow.


The 17th Asian Games will kick off on September 19 and will challenge athletes until October 4, in the third largest city in South Korea, Incheon.

Athletes from 45 Asian countries are preparing themselves to compete at the Incheon 2014 Asian Games in 38 sports categories. South Korea previously hosted the Asian Games in Seoul in 1986 and in Busan in 2002.

Mongolian athletes have participated in the Asian Games nine times since 1974. This time, Mongolia is sending 340 athletes to vie for medals in 25 sports, according to a preliminary statement addressed to the organizing committee.

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