March 18, 2013
Kim Yu-na Dazzles at 2013 World Figure Skating Championship
After an extended absence from skating, “Queen Yuna” makes a triumphant return.
December 28, 2012
The Year Ahead for Women's Figure Skating
Two rivals from East Asia could meet once again on the ice. 2013 could produce some history.
October 26, 2012
Kim Yu-na Inspires A New Generation
With her return to women’s figure skating, Kim “could help Korea become a power in the sport…”
July 04, 2012
A Rivalry ‘On Ice’ Heats Up
How will South Korea’s Gold Medalist fare against her Japanese rival? asks John Duerden.
March 09, 2010
Athletes New Atomic Bombs
… says one leader, who’ll increase his nation’s sport budget 500% this year.
March 05, 2010
Asian Ice Queens
Friends or foe? Are two top Olympic athletes really engaged in fierce rivalry?
March 03, 2010
Money and Time Make Gold
South Korea to offer future ice queens (and kings) more resources for success.