Kim Su Jong, a DPRK’s Top-Ten- Player of 2018

Date: 18/02/2019 | Source: Sports DPRK English | Read original version at source

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She is a Kim Jong Il Youth Honour Prize winner and a Merited Athlete from the Pyongyang Sports Club.

She was also selected as a best player of year for the second time in the wake of 2017.

At the 7th Asian Artistic Gymnastic Championship, the first of her participation in international games, she came first in the floor exercises of women’s apparatus finals, second in vaulting horse and third in total rankings.

Last year she brought home a gold medal in the floor exercises and a silver medal in the beam at the 18th Asian Games, and another gold medal in the former event at the 11th FIG World Artistic Gymnastics Individual Apparatus World Cup, by overpowering all her rivals, thus demonstrating the dignity of the Korean nation to the whole world.

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