Pyongyang, March 9 (KCNA) — A national meeting of scientists and technicians in the field of physical culture and sports was held at the Central Workers’ Hall on Wednesday.
Mun Jae Dok, chairman of the Physical Culture and Sports Guidance Commission, delivered a report which was followed by speeches.
The reporter and speakers said that the meeting will mark an important occasion in developing the sports techniques of the country on to a higher level at an early date by encouraging the scientists and technicians in the field of physical culture and sports to bring about a new turn in scientification of sports with infinite loyalty to leader Kim Jong Il.
They noted that Kim Jong Il set forth the unique idea of developing sports science and technique in Korean way with Juche-oriented stand and gave a concrete exposition of the issue of working out a prospective plan for the development of sports science and technique and creating sports techniques and game tactics to suit the physical characteristics of the Koreans and the issue of putting the selection, training and exercise of sportsmen and sportswomen on a scientific basis.
They referred to the successes in scientification of sports including the development of techniques in sports events and the improvement of the method of educating and training sportsmen and sportswomen.
They called upon the Academy of Sports Science and research institutes to make a deep-going scientific study to create means and methods of educating and training sportsmen and sportswomen and game tactics to suit the physical characteristics of the Koreans true to the intention of Kim Jong Il to put sports on a scientific basis.
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