2022 Beijing Winter Olympics gold medalist Hwang Dae-heon (Gangwon Provincial Office) has worn the Taegeuk mark again after a year.
Hwang Dae-heon placed second after Kim Tae-seong (Dankook University, 1:22:685) with a score of 1:22:793 in the men’s 1000m final, the last match of the 2023-2024 season short track national team 2nd selection held at the indoor ice rink in Jincheon National Training Center, Chungcheongbuk-do on the 23rd. occupied Hwang Dae-heon, who secured a combined ranking score of 89 points in six events in the first and second selections, rose to first place in the overall rankings.
Hwang Dae-heon, Park Ji-won (Seoul City Hall), who automatically boarded the national team, and Kim Geon-woo (Sports Toto, 68 points), who placed 2nd in the overall selection, were qualified to participate in the individual and team competitions at international competitions in the next season.
Hwang Dae-heon was unable to play for the national team in the 2022-2023 season as he withdrew from the national team selection last year due to the aftermath of Corona 19. In the men’s 500m and men’s 1000m events of the first national team selection held this year, it seemed difficult to get on the national team as he had the misfortune of falling one after another. 메이저사이트
However, Hwang Dae-heon won the men’s 1500m and 1000m championships in the second contest and took second place in the 500m, taking first place overall. Seo Ira (Hwaseong City Hall, 60 points) and Jang Seong-woo (Korea University, 50 points), who placed 3rd and 4th overall in the preliminary round, were eligible to participate in the team competition first.
In the women’s division, Kim Gil-ri (Seongnam City Hall), Sim Seok-hee (Seoul City Hall), and Park Ji-won (Jeonbuk Provincial Office) took 1st, 2nd, and 3rd places side by side. The three players also received priority to participate in the individual and team competitions at international competitions. Kim Gil-ri won the women’s 1000m final with a record of 1 minute 28 seconds 972 and took first place with an overwhelming total score of 123 points.
Kim Ah-rang (Goyang City Hall) and Lee So-yeon (Sports Toto), who placed 4th and 5th in the selection, were given priority to participate in the team event.
Meanwhile, Choi Min-jung (Seongnam City Hall), who played an active role as the ace of the women’s national team, did not participate in the selection round, saying that she would focus only on her personal training in the next season.