Leisure expenditures per capita have risen by 74%!
The leisure industry has grown by 80%!
Membership at leisure clubs has increased by 304%!
We now live in the "Leisure Age."
No longer do people simply engage in leisure activities as something to do in their free time.
It is now an integral part of people's lives as more and more people pursue healthier lifestyles and personal happiness.
Due to these trends, the leisure industry has been enjoying a healthy boost. In the case of the outdoor equipment industry, year-by-year revenues are growing by 20% to 30%,
Latching onto this growing trend, Korea will host the world's first leisure sports competition called the World Leisure Games, which will be held in Chuncheon.
On Arirang Prime, we bring you a feature on leisure activities by taking viewers to Chuncheon, which will host the World Leisure Games. The many outdoor activities available in the beautiful surroundings of Chuncheon will be shown in addition to highlighting the new societal perception of leisure and how it is affecting the industry as a whole.