Kang Hyeong-mo, new president of the Korea Golf Association, “Hangzhou AG, thoroughly prepared for the Paris Olympics”
The official term of office of Yuseong Country Club CEO Hyung-mo Kang, who was elected as the new president of the Korea Golf Association (KGA), has begun.
KGA announced on the 16th that Chairman Kang Hyung-mo, who was elected토토사이트 as the 20th president, completed the approval process of the Korea Sports Council on the 15th and began his official term.
The new chairman Kang will serve as chairman for one year and six months until the regular general meeting in January 2025.
KGA prepared a by-election to fill the vacancy of Lee Joong-myeong, the president of the association, who resigned last April for personal reasons. And the new chairman Kang ran alone and was elected.
The new chairman Kang is the eldest son of the late chairman Kang Min-goo, co-representative of Yuseong CC in Yuseong, Chungcheongnam-do, which is hosting the 47th Korean Women’s Amateur Golf Championship this year, and the founder of the golf course.
Kang, president of the association, has been associated with the association as a director of KGA since 2004. Afterwards, he served as the chairman of the athlete strengthening committee, and accompanied Korean players as the leader of golf athletes during the 2006 Doha and 2010 Guangzhou Asian Games, leading Korean players to win gold medals in individual and team events.
He recently served as the representative of the APGP, which is led by the Asian Golf Leaders Forum (AGLF), and hosted international tournaments such as the Simone Asia Pacific Cup.
Chairman Kang said, “Thorough preparation for the Hangzhou Asian Games to be held in September and the Paris Olympics next year is the top priority.” We will be reborn as an open organization through communication.”