Photo: South Korea presented medals at the Olympics-2018

The basis of the design of Olympic medals – the motives of the national culture of South Korea.

In South Korea presented the design of the medals for the winter Olympics , which will be held in 2018 in the city of Pyeongchang. Photo of medals published on Thursday, September 21, on the page of the Olympics on the social network Facebook.

The design of the medals went to the motives of the national culture of South Korea. Ribbons awards used traditional Korean fabric. The design of your case, which will store the coin symbolizes a large number of wooden buildings in the country. And diagonal lines on the surface of the medals symbolize the history of the Olympics and the desire of the participants to win.

“Medal Pyeongchang called to realize in metal the passion and aspirations of the athletes,” – said the organizers of the Olympics.



Recall, the Olympics 2018 will be held in Pyeongchang from 9 to 25 February. The Games will be played 99 sets of medals in 15 disciplines.