All posts tagged "rhythmic gymnastics"

  • Son Yeon-jae (Yonhap)
    Chuseok gift: Son Yeon-jae dazzles the crowd in hanbok

    South Korea’s immensely popular rhythmic gymnast Son Yeon-jae, 22, performs while wearing a traditional Korean outfit, hanbok,  during a gala show over Chuseok, or Korean Thanksgiving, in Jamsil Gymnasium in Seoul.  

    • Posted September 28, 2015
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  • Son Yeon-jae celebrates after winning her first Asian Games gold medal. (Yonhap)
    Son Yeon-jae gives S. Korea first gold in rhythmic gymnastics

    By Kwon Ji-youn INCHEON ― South Korea’s rhythmic gymnast Son Yeon-jae wrote history, Thursday, claiming her country’s first-ever Asiad gold in the individual all-around event. The 20-year-old finished first with an aggregated score of 71.699 to win...

    • Posted October 2, 2014
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    Son Yeon-jae hopes to live up to ‘star’ billing

    INCHEON — South Korea’s superstar rhythmic gymnast Son Yeon-jae wore a grave expression on her face as she practiced her routine during a training session at the Seowoon High School gymnasium in Incheon Monday. Son, 20, focused on...

    • Posted September 29, 2014
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  • Rhythmic gymnast Son Yeon-jae won four titles  at a World Cup stop in Portugal over the weekend. (Yonhap - Courtesy of IB Worldwide)
    Rhythmic gymnast Son Yeon-jae wins four golds in Lisbon

    Korean rhythmic gymnast Son Yeon-jae earned four titles, including the individual all-around gold medal, at a World Cup stop in Portugal over the weekend. Son finished first in ball, clubs and ribbon events on Sunday at the...

    • Posted April 7, 2014
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