Minister of Culture, Sports and Tourism Park Bo-gyun congratulates Jeong Yu-seon, who became the first Korean athlete to win the shot put at the 10th Asian Indoor Athletics Championships held in Astana, Kazakhstan on the 11th (local time). sent congratulations and encouragement.
Minister Park Bo-gyun said in a congratulatory message, “This victory was a monumental moment for Korean athletics and an amazing scene that once again showed off the potential of Koreans to the world.”
“The fierce gold and silver competition온라인카지노 between the two players with Taegeukgi on their chests until the end gave a gift of excitement and pride to the hearts of our people, and I applaud Jung for his passion and fighting spirit, who believed in himself and showed outstanding skills until the end. I send you”, referring to the impression of the last encounter with Lee Soo-jeong (silver medal).
This is the first time a Korean athlete has won a gold medal at the Asian Indoor Track and Field Championships. So far, the best and only medal ever recorded by a Korean athlete at this event was Choi Yun-hee’s silver medal in the women’s pole vault at the 2012 Hangzhou Games in China.
Minister Park Bo-kyun encouraged, “We will continue to cheer for the path of new challenges and achievements to be unfolded on a wider stage in the future together with the people.”