Kim Yu-na became the first female figure skater to pass the 200-point mark. The Korean National Baseball Team defeated teams with paychecks 100 times greater than theirs to earn 2nd place in the 2009 WBC. Then there are Park Se-ri, Park Ji-sung, Park Tae-hwan and Jang Mi-ran. The world turns its attention to Korean sports stars. Korea has become a sports powerhouse. What is its secret?
On this edition, we find out how Korea's sports industry, centered around sports stars and a scientific system, is changing. We also highlight where Korea stands globally in terms of governmental support for sports and how young athletes are discovered and groomed. What can be done to develop Korea's sports as a national brand? Learn more about the future of Korea's sports.