South Korean ice skater who won gold at the Vancouver Olympics in 2010. She also won a silver medal at the 2014 Olympics and has won gold, silver, and bronze at the World Championships.
Despite its shortage of skating rinks, she grew up skating in South Korea. Her first international competition, which she won, came in 2002.
She became the first female skater to win the Grand Prix Final, the Four Continents Championships, the World Championships, and the Olympic Games.
She was born to Kim Hyeon-seok and Park Mee-hee and has a sister named Kim.
She beat Mao Asada to take gold at the 2010 Olympics.