Soyeon's coaching credentials for the past 10 years include coaching player from the very basic school levels to the elite international levels :
2011 to 2014 - Korean National Team Coach for Para Table Tennis, coached Byeong-jun Son to win Silver Medal in Class 11 Singles at the 2012 London Paralympics.
2008 to 2011 - Coach for the Ebada Disabled School, one of the biggest school for disabled children in Korea established in 1970.
2005 to 2008 - Coach for Sanman High School, a sports high school developing many players to the national level.
For those not familliar with Para Table Tennis at the international level, Korea Republic is one of the top ranked nation. At the 2012 Para London Games, Korea Republic was ranked 5th with 1 Gold, 4 Silver and 4 Bronze medals.
At the most recent 2014 World Championships, China was ranked 1st with 14 Gold, 8 Silver and 5 Bronze. Korea Republic was ranked 2nd with 4 Gold, 6 Silver and 7 Bronze. Australia was ranked 25th with 1 Bronze.
(Soyeon Kim is wearing the black shirt in the photo above.)
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