‘Chicken Pension’, a hit in Beijing, also in Seoul? Chairman Yoon Hong-geun “If the people are happy, I’m happy”
Reporter Ahn Young-joon = Will the ‘Chicken Pension’, which attracted great attention during the Beijing Winter Olympics, be awarded again at the Seoul Short Track World Championships?
Yoon Hong-geun, president of the Korea Ice Skating Union, promised to reward the event at the 2023 KB Financial International Skating Union (ISU) Short Track World Short Track Championship Media Day held at the ice rink in Mokdong on the 7th. However, its identity was kept a secret for the first time.
Chairman Yoon, chairman of the chicken franchise Genesis BBQ Group and chairman of the Korea Ice Skating Federation, provided “free lifetime chicken tickets” to gold medal winners at the 2022 Beijing Winter Olympics. At the time, it became a hot topic with the new word ‘chicken pension’. 바카라사이트
Ahead of this tournament, Chairman Yoon said, “At the time, the nation was delighted with the ‘Chicken Pension.’ laughed
The players did not ignore President Yoon’s promise. Park Ji-won (27, Seoul City Hall) said, “I don’t know what the chairman has prepared, but if you give me something good, I can work harder next time according to what you give me. I’m looking forward to it”, making the scene a sea of laughter.
Meanwhile, the Korean team is looking forward to achieving good results in this tournament, which will be held in the home again after 7 years since the 2016 tournament.
Coach Ahn Jung-hyun also said, “The players have prepared well. I hope that good results will come back accordingly. I will win as many medals as possible.”