Korea Staking Union claims it really is getting ready to launch an investigation and has barred Shim from competing into the Global Skating Union into the run-up towards World Cup.
Double Olympic champion Shim Suk-hee had been cut off from Southern Korea’s fastest-growing team after fully exchanging texts claiming he might have lured a potential romantic partner towards 2018 Winter Games.
Korea Staking Union on Wednesday stated it was getting ready to launch a study and barred Shim, 24, from contending in the International Skating Union’s World Cup qualifiers from next week.
Settled in Seoul forward An online article the other day revealed what he called a text trade between Shim and his coach at Winter Olympics in Pyeongchang, South Korea.
In the message, Shim presumably insulted teammates Choi Min-jeong and Kim A-lang and talked about making Choi women “Steven Bradbury”. Bradbury must refer to an Australian athlete who competed inside 1,000-meter final at 2002 Winter Olympics in the end other finalists ultimately fell. But what Shim and their assistant mean in message had not been clear – Bradbury won the gold medal.
After the exchange of messages, Shim and Choi arrived in the center of a belated competition into the 1,000-meter battle. Shim was later on released and Choi became fourth.
On Monday Shim circulated a statement through their organization apologizing to Choi, Kim and everybody else whom need been offended and offended by “my delicate ideas, words and actions.” He further included which he had not deliberately gone with Choi, based on regional journalists.
Shim Council on Wednesday had been struggling to share its findings Associated Press.
Shim and Choi are both well-known in South Korea. Shim won the Olympic gold medals in the 3,000-meter dash in 2014 and 2018. Choi won gold medals in 3,000-meter dash and the 1,500-meter battle in Pyeongchang.
Shim made headlines after the 2018 Olympics when he accused a previous advisor of raping him.
Among the growing #MeToo group in South Korea, Shim’s story encouraged other young players to talk about the physical violence they face making use of their coaches. The former prime minister had been sentenced to more than ten years in jail.