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Speed Skater Apolo Ohno to be Inducted Into US Olympic & Paralympic Hall of Fame

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Retired short track speed skater Apolo Anton Ohno will be inducted into the U.S. Olympic & Paralympic Hall of Fame in November, the U.S. Olympic & Paralympic Committee (USOPC) announced on Monday.

Ohno, 37, is regarded as the most decorated American Olympian at the Winter Olympics, having won two gold, two silver and four bronze medals throughout his career.

World Champion Korean Speed Skater Banned After Pulling Teammates Pants Down

Lim Hyo-jun

South Korean speed skater Lim Hyo-jun has been banned from the country’s skating federation for one year after he reportedly pulled down the pants of a male teammate in front of other female skaters.

On June 17, Lim pulled down the pants of a younger, unnamed teammate at Jincheon National Training Center in Jincheon, South Korea, which was caught on camera, according to the South Korean media.