Over the weekend… ‘Figure Skating Queen’
Kim Yu-na blew away the competition at the Korean national championships.
Steven Choi joins us with the highlights and with more on what lies ahead for Kim at the
Sochi Olympics. Hello Hey guys,… the ‘Queen of the Ice’ dazzled
Korean fans at home for one last time, winning the Korea Nationals by a landslide. Now, she’ll
focus all of her energy on the upcoming Games in Russia.
Her latest performance earned her a season-high score of 227.86,… just seven-tenths of a
point below her 2010 Olympic finish. Kim showed drastic improvements in her routine,…
nailing difficult jumps and wooing the fans with her sensual ice dance. But, although she was dominating, she was
not perfect,… aborting her last double axel in the long skate. Now, with the national crown in the bag,…
she’ll focus on tying up the loose ends in training for the Sochi Games.