German Citizen to Join Korean Olympic Luge Team


Just in time for the Pyeongchang 2018 Winter Olympics, the South Korean luge team is about to get a German import.

The Korea Luge Federation said today that South Korea plans grant citizenship to German Aileen Frisch, at the recommendation of the Korean Olympic Committee.

An interview with the Justice Ministry is expected to be a final formality before Frisch can join the South Korea’s national luge squad and share her expertise.

Luge is one of three winter Olympic sled sports, along with bobsled and skeleton sled.

Source: Busan eFM News


The Latest Haps

[su_tabs][su_tabs][su_tabs][su_tab title=”News”][su_posts posts_per_page=”4″ tax_term=”85″ tax_operator=”0″ author=”” offset=”” order=”desc”][/su_posts][/su_tab] [su_tab title=”Entertainment”][su_posts posts_per_page=”3″ tax_term=”3″ tax_operator=”0″ author=”” offset=”” order=”desc”][/su_posts][/su_tab] [su_tab title=”Lifestyle”][su_posts posts_per_page=”3″ tax_term=”90″ tax_operator=”0″ author=”” offset=”” order=”desc”][/su_posts][/su_tab] [su_tab title=”Food/Drink”][su_posts posts_per_page=”3″ tax_term=”98″ tax_operator=”0″ author=”” offset=”” order=”desc”][/su_posts][/su_tab] [su_tab title=”Travel”][su_posts posts_per_page=”3″ tax_term=”109″ tax_operator=”0″ author=”” offset=”” order=”desc”][/su_posts][/su_tab] [su_tab title=”Sports”][su_posts posts_per_page=”3″ tax_term=”214″ tax_operator=”0″ author=”” offset=”” order=”desc”][/su_posts][/su_tab][/su_tabs]

blank
BeFM Newshttp://www.befm.or.kr
Listen to Busan's only English radio station at 90.5 FM. News reports at 10 am, 12 pm, 3 pm, 6 pm, 8 pm and 10 pm live.

Subscribe to our newsletter

Twice-weekly updates to your inbox

The Latest

“올 추석엔 참말로 안 와도 된데이”

추석을 앞두고 고향 방문이 자칫 코로나19 확산으로 이어질 수 있다는 우려에 고향 방문을 자제하는 분위기가 확산하는 가운데, 부산시(시장 권한대행 변성완)가 비대면 추석 연휴 보내기를 적극 독려하는 캠페인을 진행한다. 

Trilogy of Contemporary Art in China: The Scar

This exhibition gives viewers insight into the ways Chinese contemporary art has changed, through trends that evoke the deep-seated “scars” or “trauma” inherent in the modern history of China.

Busan Police Begin Preparations For Chuseok Holiday Traffic

As decreased traffic volume is expected on expressways during the Chuseok holidays, the Busan Police Agency will deploy an average of 400 officers per day for special traffic management.
Busan
few clouds
15 ° C
15 °
15 °
82 %
2.1kmh
20 %
Sun
18 °
Mon
22 °
Tue
23 °
Wed
22 °
Thu
22 °

Dine & Drink

Travel