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S. Korean Paralympic athletes welcomed with official ceremony, marking their arrival at …

S. Korean Paralympic athletes welcomed with official ceremony, marking their arrival at …

The 2018 Paralympic Winter Games kicks off this Friday. Today, dozens of Korean competitors and coaches,… together with participants from Czech Republic,… arrived at the athletes village in Pyeongchang. Park Ji-won takes us to the welcoming ceremony. A total of 62 South Korean athletes, coaches and officials,… who will participate in the PyeongChang 2018 Paralympic …

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PyeongChang 2018 Torch Relay continues around Korea

PyeongChang 2018 Torch Relay continues around Korea

Getting sports fans revved up before the actual 2018 Winter Games begin… is the Olympic Torch Relay. It’s been making its way round Korea for the past week weeks since arriving from Greece. Today we are going to see how each destination has prepared for its arrival… in tune with the theme and each area’s …

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2018 Paralympics: Sin Eui-hyun wins Korea’s first medal in sitting cross-country

2018 Paralympics: Sin Eui-hyun wins Korea’s first medal in sitting cross-country

Let’s turn our attention to the 2018 PyeongChang Winter Paralympic Games. South Korea won its first medal on Sunday with Sin Eui-hyun winning the 15-kilometer sitting cross-country bronze. After finishing fifth in the 7.5-kilometer biathlon event on Saturday,… Sin came back on Sunday,… and grabbed third place in the 15-kilometer cross-country event,… with a final …

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S. Korea finishes second at 2017 Asian Winter Games

S. Korea finishes second at 2017 Asian Winter Games

Over in Sapporo, Japan, the 2017 Asian Winter Games have wrapped up with a strong finish for Korea. South Korean athletes won a combined 16 gold medals, surpassing their goal of 15… bringing the nation to a second-place finish. Most of those medals came in speed-skating and short-track, categories that Korea continues to dominate. Saturday …

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Para Nordic skier Sin Eui-hyun named on IPC’s top 5 medalists list

Para Nordic skier Sin Eui-hyun named on IPC’s top 5 medalists list

South Korea’s first ever gold medalist at the Winter Paralympic Games, Sin Eui-hyun has been named on the International Paralympic Committee’s list of the top-5 medalists at the PyeongChang Winter Paralympics. Labeling him as “host nation hero”, the IPC cited Sin’s gold medal finish in the men’s seven-point-five kilometer sitting cross-country event. He added a …

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Torch relay of 2018 PyeongChang Winter Olympics kicks off in Greece on Tuesday

Torch relay of 2018 PyeongChang Winter Olympics kicks off in Greece on Tuesday

The torch relay of the 2018 PyeongChang Winter Olympics begins on Tuesday in Olympia,… the home of the ancient games in Greece. The lighting ceremony, which symbolizes PyeongChang’s hopes of bringing peace and joy to the world, is set to take place at the ancient temple in Olympia at six p.m., Korea time. A local …