Kim Min-seon (24, Korea University) won three gold medals at the 2023 Lake Placid Winter Universiade. Kim Min-seon won first place (38.53 seconds) in the women’s 500m speed skating held at the Olympic Center Speed Skating Oval in Lake Placid, New York, USA on the 20th. The 500m is Kim Min-sun’s main event. Although she fell short of her personal record (36.96) set last December as the field is outdoors, she comfortably edged Japan’s Kumagai Moe (39.41), who finished second. Park Chae-eun (Korea National Sport University), who competed in the same event, placed third (40 seconds 01). Kim Min-seon, who matched with Ahn Hyun-jun (Daelim University) that day, also took first place in the mixed relay (3:10:84). On the 16th, she won three golds alone, including Korea’s first gold medal at the event (1000m).
Korea swept the short track medals as well. In the women’s 1500m, Choi Min-jung (Yonsei University), Kim Kun-hee (Dankook University), and Seo Hwi-min (Korea University) took first to third place side by side. In the men’s 1500m, Kim Tae-seong (Dankook University), Lee Jung-min (Korea National Sport University), and Jang Seong-woo (Korea University) placed first to third. Lee Min-sik won the gold medal in the men’s slopestyle snowboarding on the 19th.
As of the 20th, Korea has 7 gold, 5 silver, and 5 bronze medals, following Japan (17 gold, 14 silver, 5 bronze), and is in second place in the medal ranking (based on gold medals). 메이저사이트