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[Korea] Seogwipo Penguin Swimming Festival starts Jan 4

  • Date01/03/2014
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Photo credit: Penguin Swimming Organizing Committee

With the slogan “A Strong Start in 2014,” this year’s Seogwipo Penguin Swimming Festival will take place on January 4 in the city of Seogwipo on Jeju Island.

The swimming festival, to be held at the world-famous Jungmun Beach, will also feature flying balloons with New Year’s wishes, a video time capsule, and a flipper relay race.

Joining the competition is free. Interested parties can also apply to join at the venue on the day of the competition. Insurance will be available only to those who signed up in advance.

More info

<2014 Seogwipo Penguin Swimming Festival>

Venue: Jungmun Beach, in Seogwipo, Jejo-do
Date: Jan 4, 2014
Admission: Free
Webpage: Seogwipo Penguin Swimming Festival (Korean)
Inquiries: +82-64-760-3320 (Korean)
1330 Korea Travel Hotline: +82-2-1330 (Korean, English, Japanese, Chinese)

Courtesy of Penguin Swimming Organizing Committee