Four Taiwanese athletes will represent the country in two events
By: Duncan DeAeth, Taiwan News, Staff Writer
TAIPEI (Taiwan News) – The Winter Olympics in Pyeongchang, South Korea are set to
officially begin on Feb. 9, and Taiwanese athletes are heading to Korea to prepare.
A delegation will march in the opening ceremony under the Chinese Taipei flag, which will be held by luge sled rider Lian De’an (連德安).
This year the Taiwanese delegation will consist of four athletes and support staff, for a total of thirteen people.
In addition to luge rider Lian De’an, Taiwanese athletes representing the country also include speed skaters Song Qingyang (宋青陽), Huang Yuting (黃郁婷), and Dai Weilin (戴瑋麟), according to the Chinese Taipei Olympic committeewebpage.