The JoongAng Seoul International Marathon is held on the first Sunday of every November. Drawing more than 20,000 participants, it is an international marathon event that represents Korea. With a marathon course that crisscrosses downtown Seoul and its outskirts, this event is loved by both professional runners and marathon club members.
In this bicycle parade event, 5,000 participants ride bicycles, which are non-motorized, non-carbon emitting, eco-friendly modes of transportation through downtown Seoul. This event shares the message that we have to reduce our daily energy usage and greenhouse gas emissions in order to make Seoul a more eco-friendly city.
President Park Chung-hee threw the very first ball in the game of Presidents Cup High School Baseball league in 1967. Presidents Cup boasting long history over the half of century had been at the forefront of broadcasting baseball games in Korea. Presidents Cup has turned out numerous MLB and KBO stars as well as been appreciated for the memorable matches and moments given to sports history in Korea.