For those who are worried about poor ticket sales to PyeongChang 2018. We would like to bring you a good news. More than 50% of Paralympic tickets are sold as of this week. 80% of Para snowboard tickets were sold, followed by Para alpine skiing(71%), Para nordic skiing(68%), Wheelchair Curling(60%) and Para ice hockey(53%).
Tickets are available on PyeongChang 2018 ticket website as well the designated ticket center in Korea, including Seoul City Hall, Gangneung City Hall, Gangwon Provincial Office, Incheon International Airport and Gimpo International Airport. For those in need of more than just event tickets, inclusive packages are also available for sales from the IPC Global Authorized Ticket Reseller(ATR).
Do not forget to buy your tickets to PyeongChang 2018,
For your once in a lifetime experience!
Korea Paralympic Committee(KPC) launched a public contest to select the main theme song of Team Korea. The application deadline is 15 January 2018. It is open to any Korean resident interested in the project. Contestants can submit the song via following link : http://apply.rhoonart.com/
Prize money and KPC President award will be presented to the winner. The selected song will be released online by 1 February.
The Korean Para ice hockey team participated in 2018 Japan Para Ice Hockey Championships held from 7 January to 13 January 2018. Korea beat Czech Republic 4-1 and finished the tournament with a 9-1 win against Japan. It was a last opportunity for Team Korea to have final check on their rivals.
In 2015, Team Korea returned to the top flight of Para ice hockey as they were promoted to A-Pool. All eyes are on Team Korea as they compete on home ice, since it finished in third at the 2017 World Championships.