‘Chinese naturalized’ Lin Xiaojun wins men’s relay gold medal and roars
Reporter Jeong Byeong-hyuk and Choi Jin-seok = Lin Xiaojun (Korean name Lim Hyo-jun), a naturalized Chinese citizen, climbed the highest podium at the World Championships in four years.
Xiaojun Lin participated in the men’s 5000m relay final on the final day of the 2023 KB Financial International Skating Union (ISU) World Short Track Championships held at Mokdong Ice Rink in Seoul on the 12th, leading the Chinese national team to the championship with a record of 7:04:412. .토토사이트
Xiaojun Lin, who crossed the finish line in first place in the men’s 500m final the day before but was disqualified for not wearing a friend, a record measuring instrument worn on the ankle, and blew the gold medal, stayed in fourth place in the men’s 1000m quarterfinals that day, finishing the individual event with a no medal. .
Lin Xiaojun, who skipped the mixed zone interview and remained silent, stood in front of reporters for the first time after winning the gold medal for China in the men’s 5000m relay.
He said, “It was difficult. But I tried to do my best in my position now.”
He added, “I am grateful that many Korean fans still support me. I am also grateful to the fans who have come from far away from China.”
Regarding the 500m disqualification, he explained, “I thought I was in first place. But the referee came and asked where the transponder was.”