Fifteen speed skaters will represent South
Korea in the Winter Olympics in Sochi. And Steven Choi is in the sports center to
tell us who we should look out for. Steven? Hey guys,… women’s 500-meter world record-holder
Lee Sang-hwa ,… and men’s 500-meter defending Olympic champion Mo Tae-bum … will headline
the South Korean speed skating team. The athletes were chosen based on their points
totals and times… at the International Skating Union’s first four World Cup events this season. While Lee and Mo topped the women’s and men’s
500-meter categories,… long distance skater Lee Seung-hoon came in third in the men’s
5,000- and 10,000-meter events. South Korea will have athletes competing at
every distance,… raising hopes for yet another successful Olympics on the ice.

S. Korean Olympic representatives for speed skating confirmed
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