“I’m so happy to wear the Taegeuk mark and be with the players”.
‘World Star’ Kim Yeon-kyung (Heungkuk Life Insurance) shared her impressions of being in charge of the women’s volleyball national team advisor.
As a player representing Korean volleyball for 15 years since 2006, Kim Yeon-kyung, an advisor who led the women’s volleyball 2012 London Olympics and 2020 Tokyo Olympics semifinals, is an advisor for the national volleyball team in general, including mentoring for national players and business support for coaches and support personnel. and play a supporting role. She will also partly participate in the training and dispatch schedule of the women’s volleyball national team with the help of her team, Heungkuk Life Insurance. 안전놀이터
Kim Yeon-kyung, who entered the Jincheon Athletes’ Village on the 24th, said, “I came here early this morning, and I felt so much excitement. I am happy to meet the players. I am so happy to join (the national team) for the first time in a long time and wear the Taegeuk mark and be with the players.” said.
Taking on the role of an advisor rather than a player, he emphasized the role of a bridge. “In my case, I plan to take on the role of helping the national team move in the direction that the national team should move, such as the middle role between the players and the coaching staff, as well as the middle role between the foreign coaching staff and the Korean coaching staff. I don’t know if it’s big, but I hope it helps a lot.”
Finally, Kim Yeon-kyung concluded the interview by saying, “This national team’s schedule is long, but we need fans’ support. We ask for a lot of support for the players who are working hard.
Meanwhile, advisor Kim Yeon-kyung plans to depart with the women’s national team on the 22nd of next month to accompany the Turkiye field training ahead of the 2023 Volleyball Nations League.