On June 28th, a former Olympic Champion who won Gold in Athens 2004 Olympic Games, Ryu Seung-min visited Icheon Training Center, Korea, and delivered words of encouragement to National Table Tennis Team of Korea. Whilst his visit, Ryu had an opportunity to play Table Tennis on wheelchair as well as some mini-games. He also wished all the best for the Korean Table Tennis Team for the Games.
The Camp held Farewell Ceremony on July 5th, concluding its 10-day journey. 65 participants from 11 countries experienced various sports program, including Archery, Athletics, Swimming, Table Tennis, and Wheelchair Tennis. The participants had opportunities to receive instruction and advice from a Chairperson of the KPC Sports & Development Committee and former Table Tennis World Champion in 1973 Ms. Chung Hyun-Sook, a former Olympic Champion Ryu Seung-min, and a current National Table Tennis athlete for Rio 2016 Paralympic Games Kim Young-gun. The Camp first started in 2015 to celebrate KPC's 10th anniversary and since then, it aims to develop sporting excellence of young para-athletes. The Second KPC Youth Para Sports Camp has left its remark on July 6th, wishing all participants farewell.
The Korean Para-Archery Team participated in the 'Czech Target 2016 - Para-Archery World Ranking Tournament/ Paralympic Qualification Tournament,' from June 11th to 20th. They successfully secured ticket to Rio 2016 for Compound W1 event. The Archery Team obtained overall 8 qualification slots.