|Title||Sogang Student Wins Gold Medal at Asian Games with Fencing Men’s Foil Team|
Sogang Student Wins Gold Medal at Asian Games with Fencing Men’s Foil Team
▲ Heo Jun, a student majoring in Physical Education at the Graduate School of Education
Heo Jun (Physical Education Major, Graduate School of Education) gained an honorable gold medal in the team competition for fencing, men’s foil, at the 2018 Indonesia Asian Games on August 24.
Jun said after the competition, “You cannot draw a good result from a team competition just because your condition is good.” He added, “The mindset of harmony and cooperation as a team working together is what really matters.”
▲ Korean men’s foil team, competition winners;
Heo Jun is second from the right (Source: Yonhap News)
Heo Jun is on the team from Gwangju, Gyeonggido, and had already won two individual events at the Asian Games, along with four team competitions. He also gained bronze medals at the 2011 Summer Universiade and the 2018 FIE World Championships, which took place in Wuxi.