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World Archery Federation (WAF) praised the Korean archery team as the maximum productive in the arena and presented the feminine archers who won the gold with best ranking at the Rio 2015 Olympic verify match (pre-Olympic).
Korea team that qualified instantly to the quarterfinals won in straight sets, 6-0, in quarters, semis and ultimate matches. (London) Olympic Champion Ki Bo-bae, 27, put all her arrows yet one into the 10-ring, acknowledged the WAF said on Sep. 21 by approach of its homepage. the only arrow that Ki ignored struck the 9-point ring.
Korean feminine archery team, represented via Kang Chae-young, 19, Choi Mi-seon, 19 and Ki, beat Georgia (quarters), China (semis) and very last fit (Ukraine) in straight sets of 6-0 in the recurve womens occasion at the Rio 2015 Olympic test event held in Rio de Janeiro, Brazil, on Sep. 20 (local time). At the recurve team event which accommodates of 4 sets, 3 archers shoot two arrows in step with set at the distance of 70m. The team earns 2 issues when they win a set. If the team ties for a set, it obtains 1 point. The team that obtains five features or more wins the game.
The WAF quoted a observation of a Korean team respectable that Ki, who was once the last shooter (anchor), is an experienced athlete who knows how to shoot an arrow at the last moment of the sport which supplies fantastic pressure. Korean archery groups first shooter (opener) become Kang Chae-young and the 2nd one shooter (middle) was Choi Mi-sun.
Korean womens archery team targets to win the team event for 8 consecutive times in the Rio 2016 Olympics. The team hasn't ever lost the gold in the team event since 1988 Seoul Olympic Games when the archery was selected as the official Olympic event.
Two-time Olympian and gold medalist Kim Yuna, who is probably the most best celebrities in Korea, has in any case opened an Instagram account!
On September 16, she created the account with a adorable image of herself with the captions, “#iLoveYOG for the explanation that Olympic dreams of such so much of young athletes will come true! See you in Lillehammer, Norway ❤️❤️❤️ the 2d one edition of the Iciness Adolescence Olympic Games could be held from 12 February to 21 February 2016. stay up to date on those Games by way of following @youtholympics.”
Meanwhile, Kim Yuna is the ambassador for the 2016 Winter young people Olympic Games and could also be operating as the ambassador for the 2018 Pyeongchang Olympics and Paralympics.
iKON can be the primary rookie crew to hang a debut concert at Olympic Gymnastic Arena.
On September 9th, YG Entertainment announed that iKON will be keeping their debut concert "Showtime" at Olympic Gymnastic Arena on October 3rd at 6PM KST. The price tag sale will be opened via Interpark on September 16th at 8PM KST.
iKON participants will be spending a meaningful time with the fans, who were patiently looking forward to their debut. They're going to be perfoming songs from their debut album "Welcome Back" at the concert.
As it was once prior to now revealed, iKON will pre-release the warm-up unmarried in addition the tune video on September 15th, before losing their debut album in two portions on October 1st and November 2nd.
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Nearly as exciting as the announcement in their debut time table is the announcement of iKON"s debut showcase/concert!
YG Entertainment printed that following their debut half-album release, iKON will hang their first concert "Showtime" at Seoul Olympic Gymnastics Arena! The concert also serves as their debut showcase, and should take position on October 3 at 6pm KST, and tickets cross on sale on September 16 via Interpark.
What is if fact be told mind-blowing about here's that best the maximum established idol teams go onto preserve concerts at this huge venue, which is able to are compatible 15,000 people. So for a rookie group, who hasn"t even debuted yet, to be maintaining their debut showcase at this venue is beautiful astounding!
At "Showtime", the men will carry out the 6 tracks that may were released by then, in addition songs they carried out all over the display "Mix & Match"!
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F.T. Island will be holding a solo concert in Seoul for the first time in nearly two years!
The band plans to meet fans through its live concert--"2015 FTISLAND LIVE [We Will]"--on August 8 and 9 at the Seoul Olympic Park. F.T. Island is progressing their tour with great success, making their round all over Asia, having begun their Asia Tour on May 23 in Thailand. They have made stops in Japan and China, as well. The group will be putting on an even more special stage as they greet their eighth anniversary.
The tickets for the upcoming concert will be sold online by Yes24, with sales starting earlier on June 29 for F.T. Island fan club members and on July 2 for everyone else.
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(Photo : thegrio.com) USA Olympic fencer died at the age of 29 in a death that so far is a mystery.
Kamara James represented the U.S. at the 2004 Olympic Games in Athens. She did not win a medal, but representing the red, white and blue at 19-years-old.
USA Fencing posted the sad news on its official website and social media pages Tuesday without clarifying on what exactly happened, according to thegrio.com.
James passed away in Modesto, California. She was born in Kingston, Jamaica, before moving to Queens, New York, at the age of 10. She received a full scholarship to Princeton, where she graduated in 2007, according thegrio.com.
USA Fencing President Don Anthony issued this statement on James:
"Kamara James was one of the brightest, precocious, self-assured young people I ever met. From her time as a very young fencer at the Peter Westbrook Foundation to her years at Princeton as an accomplished Olympian she remained warm, caring and confident. Kamara"s untimely passing leaves our fencing community very saddened and her spirit, charm and wit will be dearly missed."
In a post on its official Facebook page Sunday, the Jamaican Fencing Federation described Kamara as a "shining star among her peers."
James" first Olympics was the 2004 Athens Games when she was 19. She won bronze at the Junior World Championships in 2003 and was a member of the Senior National Team since 16, according to the report.
According to a post by Eric Rosenberg on Fencing.net, James experienced some mental health challenges, which could have played a role in her death at the young age.
"Unfortunately, mental illness proved Kamara"s most unrelenting adversary. Still, just prior to her death, she had resumed a stable drug regimen, was living comfortably and had begun thinking about the future."
Kim Soo Hyun sang the Olympics song for the "2014 Nanjing Youth Olympic Games"!
He attended the opening ceremony on the 16th, and his appearance took over all of China"s main media outlets. As soon as he appeared, the audience cheered at the top of their lungs, surprising the staff with his incredibly popularity.
He stood on stage with Chinese and Russian celebrities to sing the Olympic theme song for the finale of the opening ceremony. He spoke Chinese fluently for his fans, and the director of the stages said, "Kim Soo Hyun was excellent in understanding the stage. Even though it was a performance billions of people were watching all over the world, he was amazing, he worked hard, and he was sincere."
Actor Kim Soo Hyun will be singing the theme song at the opening ceremony of the 2014 Summer Youth Olympic Games being held in Nanjing, China.
On August 14, an official from the actor’s agency spoke with OSEN and revealed, “Kim Soo Hyun was invited to perform during the opening ceremony of the Youth Olympic Games and to sing the theme song. He will be on stage with many other stars from different countries.”
According to the same official, Kim Soo Hyun will be flying out to China on August 14 in order to attend the opening ceremony on August 16. With the news of the actor performing at the Youth Olympic Games, it has become a hot issue in China.
The Youth Olympic Games is a global sports festival, much like the Olympics. Every two years, they alternate between the winter Olympics and summer Olympics. For these games, athletes from 204 countries will be in attendance and will compete for the medals in 28 different sports.
The eleven members of EXO dressed smartly in matching black suits and Samsung Galaxy gear watches for the "Samsung Nanjing 2014 Youth Olympic Games Campaign Launch" press conference that took place on July 18.
EXO were named the brand ambassadors for the event and will be taking part in a concert series with many Chinese stars to promote the enjoyment of sports among the youth. You can check out some pictures taken at the event below!
Euna Kim Vs. Yuna Kim: Retired Olympic Champion Entering Graduate School, Former YG Trainee Debuts Music Video
(Photo : Twitter) If you tell someone you"re a Yuna Kim fan, these days, you may need to be more specific.
Recently, former YG trainee Euna Kim made her debut in the music video "Without You Now," officially changing her stage name to Yuna Kim.
"Without You Now" is a collaborative single between MFBTY and Yuna Kim, who has parted ways with YG Entertainment and is now an artist under Music K Entertainment.
Kim was originally set to debut as a part of YG"s new girl group, but left due to study in the United States due to "personal reasons."
Check out her debut music video below:
If you think the name Yuna Kim sounds familiar, it also happens to signify South Korea"s first and only Olympic figure skating champion.
The 23-year-old retired skater recently finished her farewell shows with the 2014 "All That Skate" series, and is now eyeing graduate school.
According to The Korea Times, Yuna Kim is awaiting her admission to Korea University Graduate School for physical education. Many believe this is to aide her quest to become an International Olympic Committee (IOC) athlete"s commission member.
Currently, the former ice skater is in a relationship with ice hockey player Won Joong Kim, who is aiming for Olympic ice in 2018 with the South Korean ice hockey team.