The National Youth Baseball Championship will be held in Yongsan, which will be open for the first time in 120 years, hosted by the Presidential Office. Opening on May 1 with 32 national teams under the age of 13 participating
In commemoration of the opening of the ‘Yongsan Children’s Garden’, which will be created on a part of the returned site of Yongsan Park, the ‘2023 Presidential Office Invitational National Youth Baseball Championship’ will open on May 1
. Sponsored by the Ministry of Culture, Sports and Tourism and the Korea Sports Promotion Foundation, this tournament will be held for 14 days (including 5 days of preparation) starting on May 1.
At the youth baseball field in the Yongsan Children’s Garden, which is open to the general public for the first time in 120 years A total of 32 teams under the age of 13 will participate in the first competition to be held, including the top 23 teams from the national competition in 2022 and.토토사이트
9 teams recommended by city and province associations. ) to 7 (Sun), the round of 32 and round of 16 will be held, and from May 12 (Fri) to 14 (Sun), the quarterfinals, semi-finals and finals will be held.
During the tournament, former professional baseball players Kim Min-woo (former Kia Tigers coach), Ahn Gyeong-hyeon (Korea Professional Baseball Retired Players Association president), Kim Seon-woo, Yu Hee-gwan (commentator), and Yang Jun-hyeok (Chairman of the Yang Jun-hyeok Foundation) participated in a one-point lesson and autograph session. In addition, various events such as on-site photo shoots and instant printing events will be held for both participants and spectators to participate and enjoy.
Meanwhile, all matches will be broadcast through Afreeca TV, and the matches held on Children’s Day on May 5 (Sat) will be broadcast on SPOTV.