On August 5-6, 2013 the capital of Chinese Taipei, the Taipei city hosted the the Asian Junior and Cadet Championships.The first day of the championships featured the competitions among Junior under 20 boys and girls. On the second day Cadets under 16 competed for the title of Asian Champion.
The competition venue in the center of Taipei welcomed more than 200 junior and cadet players representing more than 20 countries from around Asian continent.
The opening ceremony of the championships was attended by the President of the International Kurash Association Mr. Komil Yusupov, the Mayor of the New Taipei city Government Dr. Eric Liluan Chu, the President of the Chinese Taipei Kurash Federation Mr. Chang, several Taipei parliament members, local VIPs and dignitaries.
Around fifty Taipei mass media outlets (television stations, radio, newspapers, news and sports information websites) covered the opening ceremony and the competitions of the Asian Junior and Cadet Championships in Chinese Taipei.
The results of the Asian Junior championship and the Asian Cadet Championship can be downloaded through the below link:
Visit the IKA’s official page in Facebook for more information and photos about the both days of the Asian championships.