Posts Tagged ‘Kim Gwang-Suk’

How old was Kim Gwang Suk, really?

May 2, 2008

Tiny Kim Gwang-Suk from North KoreaThe question fascinates gymnastics fans.

Kim, from North Korea, was one of the best barworkers at the 1992 Olympic Games. The 1991 World Bars Champion performed a killer reverse-hecht, Counter-Kim combination. If not for a small step on her double layout dismount, she might have won gold in 1992.

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