Tuesday, March 7, 2017

Sports Event in Daegu, Korea : WMACi Daegu 2017 Soon! PreCheck - When, Where, What is World Masters Athletics Championships?

  D-12, Briefly see what's going to happen
World Masters Athletics Championships indoor Daegu 2017 

▲ WMACi Daegu 2017

7 Days,
about 4,000 athletes from 60 countries are expected to attend,
22 Events are waiting for you to participate in. 

WMACi 2017 will be held from March 19 to 25 so from now 12 Days are left. 

But first what is World Masters Athletics Championships? 
Which kind of sports is focused on? 

Before being a part of this event, here’s what basically have to know. 

● About World Masters Athletics Championships

Complying with the regulations and rules set by IAAF, The World Masters Athletics Championships are held every year; indoor and outdoor championships. The World Masters Athletics Championships Indoor Daegu 2017 to be held in March 2017 will be the seventh indoor championships.

● Feature of Championships

  The only athletics competition that an athlete pays all expenses relating to participation
(travel expense, accommodation cost and registration fee)

  Economic event held by registration fee only, without cash prizes
(a medal for the first, second and third ranker and an award certificate for the fourth, fifth, sixth, seventh and eighth ranker)

  Contribution to activation of the local economy with local tours and shopping by participating athletes and their family

● Overview

▲ WMACi Daegu 2017

 ▶ Official Name : World Masters Athletics Championships indoor Daegu 2017
 ▶ Slogan : Come, Run, Enjoy it
 ▶ Period : March 19(Sun), 2017 – March 25(Sat)

 ▶ Participants : About 4,000 Athletes from 60 Countries
 ▶ Requirements : Women and Men of Age 35 and Over

 ▶ Events (Total 22 Events) :
   - Track Events (9) : 60m, 60mH, 200m, 400m, 800m, 1500m, 3000m, 4x200mR, 3000m Track Race Walk
   - Field Events (7) : High Jump, Pole Vault, Long Jump, Triple Jump, Shot Put, Weight, Pentathlon
   - Outdoor Events (6) : Hammer, Javelin, Discus, 10km Race Walk,8km Cross Country, Half Marathon

▶ Venues :
   - Daegu Athletics Promotion Center : Main Stadium.
   - Daegu Life Sports Center : Field Stadium.
   - Daegu Stadium Auxiliary Field : Winter Season Throwing Field.
   - Suseong Family Park : Cross country.

▲ WMACi Daegu 2017, Daegu Athletics Promotion Center

▲ WMACi Daegu 2017, Daegu Life Sports Center

 For more information : http://www.daegu2017.or.kr/eng/

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