Arirang

A figure skating pair from North Korea has qualified for Pyeongchang 2018. The impossible dream may be just one step away...

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Winds of Change

Five days into the Games and there are already so many side stories, seemingly minor things that sometimes could mean a lot to those involved. Some iconic pictures emerged already, and they are of enormous (at least) symbolic value. It was on the first day of competition that fellow gymnasts Lee Eun-ju and Hong Un-jong … Continue reading Winds of Change

The heirs of Robin Hood

On the day of the Opening Ceremony South Korean archer Kim Woo-jin set a new world record for the men's recurve. 700 points out of 72 shots. Not a single shot was worse than 9 points, most of them were clear 10's. It was the first world record of the Games. And the Games hadn't … Continue reading The heirs of Robin Hood