On the final day of Pyeongchang Paralympic Games 18th, IPC = International Paralympic Committee president Parsons told a news conference, the number of tickets sold at the winter convention Based on things such as being the most frequented, I emphasized the success of the tournament "It was an outstanding and wonderful event."
The Pyongchan Paralympic Games, which started on the 9th of this month, the players participated in the six competitions 80 events from 49 countries, etc., and it took place 10 days until the 18th.
Parsons, president of IPC, met with Pyongchan before the closing ceremony on the evening of 18th. Parsons said that the number of tickets sold at the convention is about 343,000 pieces, which is about 8% higher than the previous Sochi competition in winter competitions, the largest number ever.
Also, based on the fact that South Korea, China etc won the gold medal for the first time in the winter Paralympic Games, "It was an outstanding and wonderful competition, this success became a Korean legacy, I think that it is "I emphasized the success of the tournament.
And to the Tokyo competition two years later, "Legacy does not happen accidentally, we must plan thoroughly, it is important to advance public relations activities of the event as soon as possible".