(Daily Daegu Gyeongbuk News = Reporter Kim Hyung-man) Uiseong-gun held the ‘2021 Korea Junior Curling Championships’ hosted by the Korea Curling Federation at the Uiseong Curling Center for a total of 5 days from October 22 to 26 to revitalize curling sports.
This is a curling match for the selection of the 2021 Korea Junior Curling representative, and a total of 70 people including 12 teams, players and officials from across the country participated. The first place in men and women will be eligible to participate in the 2022 World Junior Championships.
For the safety of the team and to prevent the spread of COVID-19, the tournament was run without spectators, and only a limited number of players and leaders who submitted the Corona PCR test were observed.
Prior to the awards ceremony, Uiseong County Governor Kim Joo-soo said, “It was a competition where the participating players showed their best by doing their best. .
As a result of the tournament, Gyeongil University won the men’s division with 7 wins, and Song Hyeon-go won the women’s division. Uiseong Girls’ High School, called the second team Kim, went up to six wins in the preliminary round, but unfortunately ended the tournament with 2nd place in the final.