A History Of Challenges – The Winter Olympic Games In The Republic Of Korea
At the 1948 Winter Olympics held in St. Moritz, Switzerland, the nation of Korea was announced as a participant for the first time. It was a humble beginning for Korea, with the participation of only three athletes, but it was a historically meaningful because Korea’s national flag was raised at the Winter Olympics for the first time. Korea has transformed itself into a Winter Olympics powerhouse. After decades of tears and joy, inspiration and encouragement, Korea’s current wealth of talent in winter sports is set to realize all the fruits of it’s hard work. We remember! The excitement of 1988 Seoul Summer Olympics. The passion of 2002 FIFA World Cup. In 2018, all the eyes of the world will be on PyeongChang, as we set the stage for Korea to show its strength and beauty to the world. Now, it’s PyeongChang.