Korean Skater Yu-na Kim Becomes Olympics Global PR Ambassador

August 18, 2011

Korean gold medal skater Yu-na Kim will be given a new job title as the Special Olympics Global PR ambassador.

Kim played a significant role as athlete ambassador in helping PyeongChang secure their Olympic bid to host the winter Games in 2018.

In her new role she will be hoping to inspire athletes with learning disabilities and will join the growing list of elite level athletes that includes swimmer Michael Phelps and figure skater Michelle Kwan, doctor gymnast Nadia Comaneci and retired NBA star Yao Ming.