Jeong Dong-hyeon (High1), who is considered the first finger of the Korean ski alpine ‘signboard star’, won again in the Alpine Far East Cup men’s slalom hosted by the International Ski Federation (FIS).
Jeong Dong-hyun recorded a total of 1 minute 31 seconds 12 in the first and second periods in the 2022-23 season FIS Alpine Far East Cup 토토사이트men’s slalom held at the Alpensia Resort Ski Resort in Pyeongchang-gun, Gangwon-do on the 11th.
He overtook Akira Sasaki (Japan, 1:32:15) by 1.03 seconds and stood at the top of the podium. Jeong Dong-Hyun took first place on the day and won his fourth championship in this competition alone.
With this, he earned 400 cup points in the Far East Cup Series rotation and rose to the top spot in the event. The player with the most cup points in the Far East Cup Series will be given a ticket to the next season’s World Cup.
Jeong Dong-hyun competed in the men’s alpine ski slalom at the 2022 Beijing Winter Olympics and took 21st place. At the time, it was the highest ranking among Asian athletes participating in the event, and among Korean athletes, it became the highest ranking hero in the history of participating in the Winter Olympics.
His personal best performance in the FIS World Cup was the 2017 Zagreb event, where Jeong Dong-hyun ranked 14th at the time. This is also the highest record ever for a Korean player participating in the World Cup.
In the women’s round, Tommy Yukina (Japan) took first place with a time of 1:42:23. This season’s Far East Cup schedule, which was held in Korea, ended on this day.
The next Far East Cup will be held for four days from February 28 to March 3 at Sugadaira Kogen Ski Resort in Nagano Prefecture, Japan. With this event, the Far East Cup this season will be completed.