JYJ Chosen to be Ambassadors for the '2014 Incheon Asian Games'
By Staff Writer | February 20, 2013 11:44 AM EST
Group JYJ have been chosen to become ambassadors for the '2014 Incheon Asian Games'.
An official stated, "We have decided to choose JYJ to help promote the 'Asian Games' as they are top stars in Asia."
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JYJ is known to be international stars as they have completed 2 world tours and have been ambassadors for UNAIDS and helped raise awareness for the '2012 Seoul Nuclear Security Summit'.
Also last year, they held a fan fair with over 7,000 fans, making it a first for the largest fan meeting in Korea. Many international fans flew into Korea for this event as well.
Another official stated that JYJ's international popularity will help in making the Asian Games a success.
They will hold their inauguration ceremony today.
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