(Olympics) “Exhausted” after the 2nd stint as Olympic coach, LPGA legend Pak Se-ri doesn’t rule out the third
SAITAMA, Japan, Aug. 7 (Yonhap) – For the second consecutive Olympics, World Golf Corridor of Fame member Pak Se-ri coached the South Korean Ladies’s Nationwide Staff.
However in contrast to final time, the crew is coming dwelling with out a medal. Defending champion Park In-bee completed nicely outdoors the medal race, and Ko Jin-young, Kim Sei-young and Kim Hyo-joo have been additionally no near the medal.
“The women all wished to do nicely and so they did their greatest,” Pak stated at Kasumigaseki Nation Membership in Saitama, north of Tokyo. “A minimum of all of them completed their match with out struggling any harm or sickness.”
The 4 gamers, all within the high 10 of the world rankings, needed to endure sweltering warmth within the first two rounds. In addition they did not make any noise when the situations have been proper within the third spherical.
“I wished to do my greatest to alleviate their shoulders,” Pak stated. “I am positive they felt the brunt of expectations, with a lot media protection. They did not all the time say issues out loud, however all of them wished to do nicely right here.”
There have been occasions when Pak, the nation’s all-time chief with 25 LPGA wins, felt completely helpless.
“The gamers leaned on one another fairly a bit,” she stated. “I understood all of the challenges they confronted and was annoyed that I could not do something to assist them (on the course). I have been a head coach twice now and I am exhausted.”
However what if Pak have been to teach South Korea to the 2024 Olympic Video games in Paris once more?
“It will be good for me if I might have this opportunity,” she stated.