Won Yun-jong, Min Yu-ra, and Magnus selected as role models for the Gangwon Winter Youth Olympics
- on Sep 17, 2023
Won Yun-jong, silver medalist in bobsled at the 2018 Pyeongchang Winter Olympics, Yura Min, who competed in figure ice dance at the Pyeongchang Olympics, and Magnus Kim, gold medalist in cross-country at the 2016 Lillehammer Winter Youth Olympics, are official athlete role models (ARMs) for the 2024 Gangwon Winter Youth Olympics. You have been selected.
The International Olympic Committee (IOC) announced the results of the selection of 11 first-round list of athlete role models for the 2024 Gangwon Winter Youth Olympic Games on its website on the 15th.
They will serve as role models by sharing their experiences and knowledge with promising athletes participating in the Winter Youth Olympics.
Three Korean athletes were selected: Won Yun-jong, Min Yu-ra (figure skating), and Kim Chang-min (curling).
Born to a Norwegian father and a Korean mother, Magnus Kim is an athlete who won two cross-country gold medals at the 2016 Winter Youth Olympic Games in Lillehammer, Norway. He played for the Korean national team until the 2018 Pyeongchang Winter Olympics, and continued his career as an athlete in Norway. there is.
In January of this year, he participated in the Winter Collegiate Games held in Lake Placid, USA, served as the flag bearer for the Norwegian team in the opening ceremony and won three silver medals.온라인카지노
Japan’s Nao Kodaira, who competed in the ‘Friendship Race’ with Lee Sang-hwa in speed skating at the 2018 Pyeongchang Winter Olympics, was also selected as an athlete role model.
The 2024 Pyeongchang Winter Youth Olympics will be held in the Pyeongchang area of Gangwon-do in January 2024.