The Korean short track team, including ‘Korean Ice Skating Leader’ Choi Min-jeong (Seongnam City Hall), easily passed all the first stages in the 5th World Cup of the International Skating Union (ISU).
On the first day of the 5th competition of the 2022-2023 ISU Short Track World Cup, which opened in Dresden, Germany on the 3rd (local time), Choi Min-jung passed the quarterfinals of the first race of the women’s 1500m and the 500m qualifier without difficulty.
He succeeded in advancing to the semifinals with a record of 1st place in Group 5 (2:27:759) in the quarterfinals of the 1500m first race.
Then, she recorded 43 seconds 405 in the first qualifying round for the women’s 500 m and 43 seconds 510 in the second qualifying round, respectively, and won a ticket to the quarterfinals by climbing to first place in each group.
This is Choi Min-jung, who is continuing her good momentum. He won four gold medals at the 31st Winter World University Games last month.
Along with Choi Min-jeong, Gil-li Kim (Seohyun High School) and Kun-hee Kim (Dankook University) will compete in the first and second rounds of the women’s 1500m, while Hui-min Seo (Korea University) and So-yeon Lee (Sports Toto) will head to the next round in the 500m and 1000m.
Shim Seok-hee (Seoul City Hall) also passed the women’s 1000m preliminaries and the quarterfinals of the 1500m second race.
On the same day, the men’s national team also announced a good start.
Taeseong Kim (Dankook University), Jiwon Park (Seoul City Hall), and Donghyun Lee (Uijeongbu Kwangdong High School) all took first place in their respective groups in the men’s 1000m first and second qualifying rounds.
In the first race of 1500m, Hong Kyung-hwan, Lim Yong-jin (above Goyang City Hall), and Lee Jun-seo (Korea National University of Sport) won tickets to the semi-finals. 먹튀검증
In the 500m preliminary round, Lim Yong-jin, Lee Jun-seo, and Kim Tae-seong will advance to the next round.
The Korean team took first place in their group in the 2000m mixed relay, women’s 3000m, and men’s 5000m relay. The semi-finals were confirmed.