While the ice skating federation investigation team has been investigating for a month over the suspicion of Shim Seok-hee’s so-called ‘intentional collision’ at the Pyeongchang Olympics, there is an atmosphere where the weight is on the fact that it is not intentional.
As our national team secures Olympic tickets one after another, the possibility of Shim Suk-hee participating in the Olympics early next year is also of interest. Reporter Seo Bong-guk!
It’s been a month since the launch of the investigation team to determine whether there was an intentional collision with fellow Choi Min-jung. What progress has been made?
As a result of the ytn coverage, it seems that all investigations of the parties have been completed.
The women’s 1,000m final at the 2018 Pyeongchang Olympics in which our athletes collided.
The investigation committee, launched on the 27th of last month, has focused on the new video.
In addition to the broadcast screen, the Investigation Committee secured six videos from various angles shot by the Institute for Sports Policy and Science.
The key is whether Shim Suk-hee deliberately pushed Choi Min-jeong, who was overtaking her.
In order to identify sensitive areas, we have consulted not only the parties but also the international referees who are athletes.
It is said that opinions were gathered in the direction that ‘it is difficult to see that there is intentionality’.
As a result of the ytn coverage of a Gyeonggi person who was investigated, Shim Seok-hee bumped into an Italian player and was accidentally pushed out.
As a result, it seems that he touched Choi Min-jung’s upper body.
However, before and after the Olympics, Shim Suk-hee and the coach exchanged text messages saying, ‘Let’s make Bradbury’,
In other words, it seems that further investigation is ongoing as there are parts that suggest an intentional collision.
An official of the investigation committee said that intentionality is not judged only by video, and it is their role to draw conclusions comprehensively.
Our short track team continues to win Olympic tickets ahead of the Winter Olympics, right?
How is Shim Seok-hee going to Beijing early next year?
Yes, it is still undecided.
Previously, the Ice Skating Federation suspended Shim Suk-hee from participating in the 4th World Cup, which ends this weekend, after the allegations were reported.
Our women’s short track team secured three places first to compete in the 1,500m in the 4th event.
It was based on the performance of participating players such as Lee Yu-bin, Kim A-rang and Choi Min-jung.
In the Olympic Short Track, up to three athletes compete in individual events, but the qualifications are distributed by country, not by individual.
Shim Suk-hee’s main events are 1,500 and 1,000 meters.
The women’s team that reigned as the strongest in the world,
However, the recent weakness of Choi Min-jung is evident, with injuries such as injuries and Kim Ji-yu leaving.
Shim Seok-hee, who left the athletes’ village, is undergoing individual training.
It appears that the Commission of Inquiry will consider several of these situations.
The investigation committee is expected to announce the results as early as next month.
So far, it has been delivered by the sports department.
YTN Seo Bong-guk ([email protected])
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