All posts tagged "Korean curling"

  • Allegedly abusive curling coach banned for life

    (Yonhap) — A former assistant coach of the national women’s curling team, fired for verbally abusing his athletes, was slapped with a lifetime ban from the sport on Thursday. The Korea Curling Federation announced that Choi Min-suk...

    • Posted April 10, 2014
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  • The Korean female curling national team, from left, Um Min-ji, Shin Mi-sung, Kim Ji-sun, Lee Seul-bee and Gim Un-chi became popular figures in Korea after the Olympics.
    Athletes dream of Olympic glory

    By Jung Min-ho Figure-skating megastar Kim Yu-na and speed-skating champion Lee Sang-hwa are expected to dictate the media attention on Korean athletes at next month’s Winter Olympics in Sochi, Russia. Korean athletes competing in less popular sports,...

    • Posted December 31, 2013
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