Minjeong Choi (Seongnam City Hall), the national women’s short track speed skater, won four gold medals in the individual events, including the 500m, 1,000m, 1,500m and women’s relay events.
Choi Min-jeong won her first place with a record of 1 minute 38 seconds 107 in the women’s 1,000m short track held at the ‘1932 Jack Shea Arena’ in Lake Placid, New York, USA on the 22nd (Korean time).
He waited for an opportunity in the middle ranks and crossed the finish line as it was, hitting first place from the sixth lap.
Seo Hwi-min (Korea University), who competed together, crossed the finish line in 3rd place with a time of 1:38.252, and was on the podium with Choi Min-jung.
In the men’s 1,000m event held on the same day, the Korean national team swept away all gold, silver and bronze medals.
Seong-Woo Jang (Korea University), who was looking for an opportunity in the top 3 until the middle of the race, took the lead with the last two laps remaining and crossed the finish line in 1st place. Lee Jung-min (Korea National Sport University) and Kim Tae-seong (Dankook University), who competed together, also entered the finish line in 2nd and 3rd place side by side. 토토사이트
In the relay event, Korea also achieved the achievement of winning gold medals for both the women’s and men’s teams.
In the women’s relay race, in which Choi Min-jeong, Kim Kun-hee (Dankook University), Park Ji-yoon (Uijeongbu City Hall), and Seo Hwi-min competed, the Korean national team maintained the lead throughout the race and crossed the finish line in first place, earning a gold medal.
In the men’s relay race that followed, Seong-Woo Jang, Jeong Won-Sik (Kyunghee University), Tae-Sung Kim, and Jun-Seo Lee (Korea National Sport University) competed and won the championship with a record of 7 minutes 10 seconds 689.
Choi Min-jeong, who competed in the Winter World University Games, won the women’s 1,500m event on her first day, and she won gold medals in the 500m, 1,000m, and women’s relay events, achieving four gold medals in the event.
The Korean short track team proved to be a short track powerhouse once again by winning 7 gold medals, 4 silver medals, and 5 bronze medals.