Citizenship/Residence South Korea
A South Korean former figure skater. She began figure skating when she was 5 years old and was soon mesmerized by its charm. Her nickname had been “Queen” or “Queen Yuna” admired for the artistic beauty, charisma, and splendor that may never be surpassed in all her performances. She has broken world record scores 11 times under the ISU Judging System since 2007, eight of which being records she herself set. Yuna Kim is contributing to society through many charitable activities. In January 2010, she became an inspiration by donating 100milion won to help relief efforts in Haiti. Throughout her entire career, she had never finished a competition lower than third place, a feat that no one has been able to accomplish, cementing her status as one of the greatest figure skaters of all time.