Gold medallist Lim Hyo-jun of South Korea celebrates on the podium during the medal ceremony for the men‘s short track 1,500m at the Pyeongchang 2018 Winter Olympic Games. Photo: Getty Images
Gold medallist Lim Hyo-jun of South Korea celebrates on the podium during the medal ceremony for the men‘s short track 1,500m at the Pyeongchang 2018 Winter Olympic Games. Photo: Getty Images

Beijing 2022: Lim Hyo-jun will not skate for China at Winter Olympics, South Korean media outlet reports

  • Olympic champ, who naturalised from South Korea after ban for sexual harassment of teammate, misses deadline to apply to compete for hosts
  • Both sides would need to agree a deal to dismiss the usual three-year cooling-off period for controversial speed skating star

Topic |   Beijing Winter Olympics 2022
Gold medallist Lim Hyo-jun of South Korea celebrates on the podium during the medal ceremony for the men‘s short track 1,500m at the Pyeongchang 2018 Winter Olympic Games. Photo: Getty Images
Gold medallist Lim Hyo-jun of South Korea celebrates on the podium during the medal ceremony for the men‘s short track 1,500m at the Pyeongchang 2018 Winter Olympic Games. Photo: Getty Images
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