Chloe Kim’s Mom is Now Stealing the Show at the Winter Olympics

Chloe Kim’s Mom is Now Stealing the Show at the Winter Olympics

February 15, 2018

Team USA’s snowboarding star Chloe Kim has become an international sensation after winning an Olympic gold in the women’s halfpipe event in Pyeongchang.

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Her popularity rubbed off on her very supportive dad, Jong Jin Kim, who has also been widely cheered on social media for being the epitome of coolness.

via Instagram/chloekimsnow

Now, her gorgeous Korean-born mom, Boran Kim, appears to have caught everyone’s attention, too.

via Instagram/boranyunkim

What sparked this instant fondness for Mrs. Kim was her Instagram post expressing support for her daughter.

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via Instagram/boranyunkim

She shared an image of her nails painted with the United States and Korean flags, along with the pun-tastic caption, “Ready to watch Chloe NAIL it! :)”

via Instagram/boranyunkim

Soon, fans and admirers began digging through her photos and leaving comments of support and well-deserved praise.

via Instagram/boranyunkim

Her daughter’s picture of her on the beach also emerged on some websites

via Instagram/chloekimsnow

Boran first came to the U.S. with her husband in the 1980s, taking residence in Long Beach, California, where Chloe was raised.

via Instagram/boranyunkim

“To see Chloe compete in the Olympics, it’s going to be very exciting and happy,” the youthful mom earlier told the New York Times.

“I think it will be the best moment of my whole life.”

via Instagram/borankim

Cheers to such a beautiful, loving family!

      Ryan General

      Ryan General is a Senior Reporter for NextShark




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