The Colorful Daegu Championships Meeting is being hosted as one of the fifteen prestigious IAAF World Challenge one-day invitational meetings. Through the Colorful Daegu Championships Meeting, we aspire to create a lasting athletics legacy in Korea and Asia. Additionally Daegu will provide the most conducive training and competition facilities for all athletes. Daegu is ready to warmly welcome all participants and guests to enjoy the greatest performance in athletics and to experience its rich history and culture.
Tickets for the Colorful Daegu Pre-Championships Meeting 2012 went on sale March 28, the Organizing Committee said.
This year’s championships will see the participation of Asafa Powell, Dayron Robles, and Matthias de Zordo. The event is expected to gather about 200 world-class athletes and officials from 40 countries and feature 16 events, including the 100-meters for men and women. The championships will be broadcast live on KBS TV.
Date: 16 May 2012 (Wed), 18:40~21:30
※ Kawasaki meeting 6 May, Doha meeting 11 May, Shanghai meeting 19 May
Pre Event (18:10~18:40)Opening Ceremony (18:40~19:00)Competition (19:00~21:30)
Venue: Daegu Stadium
Tickets can be conveniently purchased through online and offline outlets. Log onto http://www.dg-athletics.or.kr/english for more information.