Top idols including Super Junior, Red Velvet, TWICE, iKON and SEVENTEEN will be participating in the upcoming 2019 Idol Star Athletics Championship Lunar New Year’s Special!
The Idol Star Athletics Championship has come up with an incredible line-up of stars in celebration of its upcoming 10th anniversary in 2019. In particular, it will be the first time in 8 years that artists from SM, JYP and YG will be participating in the event.
Moreover, the upcoming event will feature the new category, penalty shoot-out, for the first time. The bowling category, which was first introduced in the 2018 Lunar New Year’s Special ISAC, is also worth nothing as numerous boy groups will be challenging 2018’s defending champion, Super Junior’s Shindong.
Girl groups including MOMOLAND, gugudan, (G)I-DLE and Celeb Five will also be participating in the bowling category for the first time.
Boy groups participating in the event include iKON, SEVENTEEN, MONSTA X, ASTRO, NCT 127, The Boyz, Stray Kids and Golden Child.
Jun Hyun Moo, Leeteuk and TWICE have been confirmed to be the main MCs of the upcoming event while Girl’s Day’s Yura, Super Junior’s Shindong and comedian Kim Shin Young have been confirmed to be the MCs for the bowling category.
The 2019 Idol Star Athletics Championship will be aired from February 4 to February 6, 2019 during the Lunar New Year’s holiday. Meanwhile, the filming will begin on January 7 at the Samsan World Gymnasium in Incheon with an additional filming on January 14 at a bowling alley in Seoul.