Seoul Olympic Sports Promotion Foundation was
established as a public foundation on April 20, 1989 for the formation,
operation, and management of a national sports promotion fund to support
projects related to the promotion of national sports, sport science research,
sound development of youth, and projects commemorating Seoul's 1988
SPORTS TOTO: This is a new leisure
game where spectators at a soccer match or basketball game put the expected
results of the match on a ticket before the match starts, and those who have
guessed correctly receive the corresponding ratio of cash.
LOTTERY TICKETS: The entire amount of the proceeds from the
drawing-type Sports Lottery Ticket and the instant-drawing Athletic Lottery
Ticket issued by SOSFO is earmarked for the national sports promotion fund. The
proceeds from the sale of lottery tickets played important roles in the
operation of the last World Cup and the Busan Asian Games.