Lee Seung-hoon Adds More Gold Medals

  • Arirang News

    February 23, 2017 09:25

    Korean speed skaters are continuing to rack up the gold medals at the 2017 Asian Winter Games in Obihiro, Japan.

    In the men's 10,000-m race on Wednesday, Lee Seung-hoon won his second gold medal with a time of 13:18.56, and another gold medal in the team pursuit on the same day. Lee's first gold medal came in the 5,000-m race on Monday.

    Speed skater Lee Seung-hoon races in the men's 10,000 m at the 2017 Asian Winter Games in Obihiro, Japan on Wednesday. /Yonhap

    Other top-place finishes by Korean athletes came in both the men's and women's 1,000-m races, where short-track speed skaters Seo Yi-ra and Shim Suk-hee won their first gold medals.

    Kim Bo-reum also won the women's 5,000 m and Korea grabbed another gold medal in the women's 3,000-m short-track relay.

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