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[Tokyo Olympics] S. Korea's 1st Olympic modern pentathlete 'proud' of the country's breakthrough medal
[Tokyo Olympics] S. Korea's 1st Olympic modern pentathlete 'proud' of the country's breakthrough medal
Olympic GamesAug 9, 2021
TOKYO -- It was nearly six decades ago in Tokyo that Choi Kui-sung became the first South Korean modern pentathlete to participate in the Olympic Games. Now in 2021, the country finally has an Olympic medalist in the sport, as Jun Woong-tae captured the historic bronze medal at the Tokyo Olympics on Saturday. History has come full circle, and Choi, now 80, couldn't be prouder. "Not just anyone...