Korean team, 2nd place overall at Lake Placid Winter U Tournament… 11 gold medals on ice alone
The Korea Ice Skating Federation announced that the Korean team won second place in the overall rankings of the event along with their performance in speed skating, short track, and figure skating events at the 2023 Lake Placid Winter World University Games (Winter Universiade). He said he had finished the race.
The Korean team won 12 gold medals, 8 silver medals, and 9 bronze medals in the overall ranking at this event, ranking second. In particular, the national ice skating team won 11 gold, 7 silver, and 8 bronze medals, contributing to the second place in the overall medal rankings.
The speed skating team won 4 gold medals, 3 silver medals, and 2 bronze medals, including Kim Min-seon (Uijeongbu City Hall) winning three gold medals in the women’s 1,000m, 500m, and mixed relay, and Park Ji-woo (Gangwon-do Provincial Office) winning the women’s 1,500m. achieved success.
In the ‘World’s Strongest’ short track, Choi Min-jeong (Seongnam City Hall) won 4 gold medals, including women’s 500m, 1,000m, 1,500m, and women’s relay championships, as well as winning the men’s relay race and sweeping men’s and women’s medals in the 1,500m event, as many as 16 medals (gold 7, Silver 4, Bronze 5) showed an active performance. 스포츠토토
In figure skating, Kim Ye-rim (Dankook University) won a bronze medal in the women’s singles event, and won prizes in ice speed, short track, and figure skating events.
The national speed skating and short track speed skating teams returned home through Incheon International Airport on the 24th. Meanwhile, the figure skating team returned home on the 19th and started training to participate in the International Skating Union (ISU) international competition to be held from February.