Hwang Sun-woo dives at the start of the men's 2x400-meter freestyle relay race at the National Sports Festival at Gimcheon Indoor Swimming Pool in Gimcheon, North Gyeonsang on Thursday.
An outdoor swimming pool at Ttukseom Han River Park in Seoul on Wednesday is pictured shut down, in its peak summer season. The pool has been closed for the second year since 2019 due to the Covid-19 outbreak.
Korea may not have won any medals in the pool at the 2020 Tokyo Olympics, but the swimming team leaves the Games having shattered a number of national records with plenty of potential for more success in the future.
Hwang Sun-woo finished fifth in the men's 100-meter freestyle medal race on Thursday, the first Korean ever to reach the final of the event.
Olympic swimmer Hwang Sun-woo set a new Korean record in the men's 100-meter freestyle on Tuesday, beating his own record set two months ago.
Korea's Hwang Sun-woo missed the podium in the men's 200-meter freestyle on Tuesday, falling back to seventh over the final 50 meters after leading the pack for three lengths.
Hwang Sun-woo broke the Korean record for the men's 200-meter freestyle in the preliminary stage on Sunday, topping the table for the round. Hwang was finished first with a time of 1:44.62.
Former Wonder Girls member Woo Hye-rim’s first essay “Just Keep Swimming” will be available from Thursday, her agency rrr Entertainment announced on Wednesday. “It’s an essay based on love, relationships and happiness,” Woo said on her official ...
Boy band ONF aims to show that it not only has good songs but also great performances, as it celebrates its third anniversary since its debut, with the release of its fifth EP "Spin Off."
Boy band ONF will be releasing its new EP "Spin Off" on Aug. 10, the band's first new EP in 10 months and also the first since it took part in cable channel Mnet's music competition show "Road to Kingdom" that wrapped up in June. The band's agency...