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Jun Yong Lee

Para Ice Hockey

Biography

Further personal information

Residence
Seoul, KOR
Occupation
Athlete
Languages
Korean

Sport specific information

When and where did you begin this sport?
He took up the sport in 2017.
Why this sport?
He was looking for a winter sport and became interested in Para ice hockey.
Club / Team
International Baro Hospital: Incheon, KOR
Name of coach
Cho Won-Ho [club], KOR; Han Min-Su [national], KOR
Preferred position / style / stance / technique
Forward

International debut

Year
2019
Competing for
Korea
Tournament
World Championships
Location
Ostrava, CZE

General interest

Nicknames
James (Facebook profile, 30 Jan 2019)
Hobbies
Making videos. (Athlete, 02 Mar 2022)
Memorable sporting achievement
Being part of the Korean team that qualified for the 2022 Paralympic Winter Games. (Athlete, 02 Mar 2022)
Most influential person in career
Coach Kim Jung-Ho. (Athlete, 02 Mar 2022)
Hero / Idol
US filmmaker Quentin Tarantino. (Athlete, 02 Mar 2022)
Injuries
During his sporting career he has sustained a herniated disc in his back. The injury occurred during training and he was sidelined for three months. (Athlete, 02 Mar 2022)
Sporting philosophy / motto
"Give all I have." (Athlete, 02 Mar 2022)
Other sports
He has competed in Para rowing at international level, and represented the Republic of Korea at the 2013 World Championships in Chungju, Republic of Korea. (Athlete, 02 Mar 2022; SportsDeskOnline, 03 Mar 2022)