‘Skeleton Ace’ Jeong Seung-gi, ranked 4th on the first day of the World Championships… Aiming for the first medal

Korean skeleton’s new ace Jeong Seung-gi (24, Catholic Kwandong University) ranked 4th on the first day of the World Championships, raising his chances of winning first place.

On the 26th, in the 2022-2023 International Bobsleigh Skeleton Federation (IBSF) men’s skeleton event held in St. Moritz, Switzerland, Jeong Seung-gi finished fourth with a total of 2 minutes 15 seconds 27 in the first and second periods.

Jeong Seung-gi is only 0.01 second behind Marcus Wyatt (England), who placed third (2:15:26). You can write a reversal scenario in the 3rd and 4th periods to be held the next day. It is said that standing is possible enough. 

Jeong Seung-gi ranked 9th in the 2018-2019 season competition, where he first participated, and then ranked 16th and 20th in the 2019-2020 and 2020-2021 seasons, respectively.

If he maintains his current skills in the 3rd and 4th periods of this tournament, he is expected to achieve career high results.  Jung Seung- 메이저사이트

gi emerged as a new hope for the Korean national team as 2018 PyeongChang Winter Olympics gold medalist Yun Seong-bin temporarily retired, riding a clear upward trend this season. there is.

He won two silver medals and one bronze medal in the 1st to 3rd World Cup this season, and placed 13th in the 4th, 4th in the 5th, and 7th in the 6th.

Meanwhile, ‘veteran’ Kim Ji-soo (29, Gangwon-do Office) ranked 8th with a total of 2 minutes 15 seconds 78 in the first and second periods. The third and fourth periods start at 7:30 p.m. the next day.

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