‘Beijing gold’ Choi Min-jung rises… Hosting the Winter Universiade for the first time in 4 years

The ‘Winter World University Games’, which was suspended due to the Corona 19 pandemic, will stretch again.

The 31st Winter World University Games opens in Lake Placid, New York, USA on the 12th.

This tournament, which will be held normally for the first time in 4 years, will feature 1400 university students from 150 countries participating in a fierce battle for 11 days.

Korea, which placed second overall at the 2019 Russian Championship, seeks to enter the top ranks once again. 85 players will be dispatched to 10 sub-sports for this event. 온라인카지노

The players expressed their willingness to participate at the decision ceremony held on the 4th.

[Soundbite] Choi Min-jeong/National Short Track Speed ​​Skating Representative : “Individual events, I compete in the 500m, 1000m, and 1500m. And I plan to compete in the women’s relay and mixed relay. I think I need to focus a little more on the relay race because it’s an event with athletes.”]

[Kim Min-seon/National Speed ​​Skating Representative: “I feel good because I’m continuing to show a good performance this season, and I look forward to the upcoming competitions and 2023 U. I hope you will support the competition a lot and give a lot of love to speed skating. Thank you.”]

As Korea, which is aiming for its first overall championship in 16 years since the 2007 Torino competition, continues its strength in short track speed skating and speed skating, the seeds of a new ‘medal field’ are also growing. It remains to be seen if it can be obtained.

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