President Moon Jae-In made an appearance at an official ceremony for Korean athletes of PyeongChang 2018 Paralympic Winter Games at Sejong Hall of Sejong Center of Performing Arts on March 2nd.
Around 180 participants including Minister Do Jong-hwan of Ministry of Culture, Sports and Tourism, President Lee Myung-ho of KPC and Chef de mission Bae Dong-hyun attended the event. President Moon encouraged the athletes saying "In my heart, all of you are already gold medalists. You are true champions who have overcome great struggles. I hope the PyeongChang 2018 Paralympic Winter Games will increase people's support towards people with disabilities and para sports."