Sports Climbing Speed Relay, Korean Men and Women Win

[Asian Games] Sports climbing speed relay, Korean men and women both win bronze medals

Women’s Choi Na-woo, Jeong Ji-min, Noh Hee-joo, men’s Jeong Yong-jun, Lee Seung-beom, Lee Yong-su relay 3rd place

National Team

The Korean sports climbing men’s and women’s speed teams won bronze medals in the 2022 Hangzhou Asian Games relay.

The Korean men’s speed team, consisting of Yongjun Jeong (Daegu City Sports Council),

Seungbeom Lee (Central Gyeongnam Climbing), and Lee Yongsu (Ohyeon High School),

also defeated Singapore with a time of 17.827 seconds and 23.169 seconds in the third place match. 스포츠토토

In the speed relay, the 15m high rock wall is divided into two, and the first runner climbs the left rock wall and presses the button, the second runner starts from the right rock wall, and the third runner starts from the left rock wall.

The Korean women’s national team improved its chances of winning a medal by passing the preliminary round in second place, and the men’s national team also got a chance to stand on the podium.

Asian Games

Sports climbing first became an official event at the Asian Games in 2018, and at that time, Korea won one gold (Jong-won Cheon, men’s team), one silver (Sasol, women’s team), and one bronze (Ja-in Kim, women’s team) at the combine.

He failed to win a medal in the speed event of his first competition.

Unfortunately, at the Hangzhou Asian Games, they did not win a medal in the men’s and women’s individual speed competition on the 3rd.

However, it was different in the relay race where three people worked together.

The women’s team finished second in the preliminaries with a time of 25.151 seconds, behind China with a time of 21.877.

Although they lost to Indonesia in the semifinals, they won the third place match and earned a valuable bronze medal.

The men’s national team ranked 5th in the preliminary round, advanced to the quarterfinals, defeated Kazakhstan, and advanced to the semifinals.

The men’s national team also failed to advance to the finals after being defeated by Indonesia, but did not miss out on a medal.

China won both the men’s and women’s speed relay finals, defeating Indonesia.

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