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South Korea to begin 'living with Covid-19' scheme in Nov

Suryaa 25 Oct 2021
The first case of such vaccine pass is sports events that have been played with few spectators in attendance. Starting earlier this month, professional sports teams in Seoul and surrounding cities are permitted to accept fans at a maximum of 30 per cent of stadium capacity, provided that they are fully vaccinated.
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Seoul to host Olympic meeting in 2022

Korea Times 25 Oct 2021
The Korean Sport Olympic Committee (KSOC) announced Monday that Seoul will host the 26th General Assembly of the Association of National Olympic Committees (ANOC) on Oct ... Seoul had been chosen as host of the 25th ANOC General Assembly for Nov.
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Korea to start 'Living with COVID-19' scheme on Nov. 1

Korea Times 25 Oct 2021
The first case of such vaccine pass is sports events that have been played with few spectators in attendance. Starting earlier this month, professional sports teams in Seoul and surrounding cities are permitted to accept fans at a maximum of 30 percent of stadium capacity, provided that they are fully vaccinated.
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Top female skater's injury concerns national team ahead of Beijing Games

Korea Times 25 Oct 2021
Choi's Seoul-based agency, All That Sports, said Monday the skater returned home from China earlier in the day, while the rest of the national team flew to Nagoya, Japan, for the second World Cup competition scheduled for this week ... since the sport became a medal event in 1992.
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Robin Mitchell - holding the fort as the Acting ANOC President

Inside The Games 24 Oct 2021
"We worked hard with the Korean Sport and Olympic Committee (KSOC) to host the ANOC General Assembly in Seoul as originally planned, but it was mutually agreed that due to the quarantine restrictions caused by COVID-19 it would not be feasible to host the event this year.  .
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Sports Venues in Seoul Now Open for Fully-Vaccinated Spectators

Chosun Ilbo 20 Oct 2021
Sports stadiums and venues in the Seoul metropolitan area ...
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AP News in Brief at 12:04 a.m. EDT

Cadillac News 20 Oct 2021
To jab or not to jab? Vaccinations still hot topic in sports ... It allowed the fully vaccinated 69-year-old the opportunity to underscore the message that the virus is still part of the NHL and other professional sports leagues 19 months into the pandemic ... sports have successfully ...
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Baseball league welcomes move allowing vaxxed fans into games

Korea Times 15 Oct 2021
Under the previous set of rules, only sports teams outside the greater Seoul area could bring in fans ― at 30 percent capacity for outdoor venues and 20 percent capacity for indoor facilities ... Gocheok Sky Dome in Seoul. All pro sports teams in the country spent most of 2020 without spectators.
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South Korea relaxes restrictions as vaccination rate rises

La Prensa Latina 15 Oct 2021
Seoul, Oct 15 (EFE).- South Korea announced Friday it would relax restrictions to combat the spread of the novel coronavirus due to vaccination increasing and infection rates stabilizing ... Until now, authorities have allowed up to six people to gather in the region around Seoul and a maximum of eight to gather in the rest of the country.
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Israel reports drop in new Covid-19 infections

RTE 15 Oct 2021
In the Seoul area, gatherings of up to eight people will be allowed if a group includes four fully vaccinated people, and in other regions, up to ten people will be allowed to gather ... People walk past a cordoned off public sports facility in Seoul.
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The end in sight for a pandemic-weary South Korea

Asiatimes 14 Oct 2021
SEOUL – In good news for a pandemic-fatigued population and for a government that faces an election in the spring, all indicators in South Korea’s Covid-19 situation room are looking positive ... People walk past a public sports facility that has been cordoned off to prevent the spread of Covid-19 in Seoul on October 1, 2021.(Photo.
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Gov't cancels plan to honor short tracker over race-fixing suspicions

Korea Times 13 Oct 2021
The sports ministry said Wednesday it has scrapped a plan to honor two-time Olympic short track speed skating champion Shim Suk-hee at its annual awards ceremony due to race-fixing allegations surrounding the athlete. The ministry is scheduled to host its annual National Sports Awards ceremony Friday in Seoul ... Other Sports.
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OCA signs agreements to establish Asian Olympic Academy in South Korea

Inside The Games 11 Oct 2021
The agreements were signed by the OCA director general Husain Al-Musallam at the continental organisation's headquarters in Kuwait, as well as representatives from the Seoul-based International Sport Strategy Foundation (ISF) and Kookmin University ... Future of International Sport".
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Palestine Goes International: On Palestinian Achievements in Sports throughout the Decades

The Palestine Chronicle 09 Oct 2021
Throughout decades, sports were a mirror that reflected Palestinian reality and portrayed it with all its details. The Palestinian struggle has always been multilateral and sport was one of them ... Its re-establishment was a turning point in Palestinian sports ... Palestine’s engagement in the international sports arena went in two directions.
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