A former figure skater, Yuna Kim was the winner of the ladies’ singles event at the 2010 Winter Olympics. One of the most highly recognized athletes in South Korea, she has also won many gold medals at the Grand Prix Final, and World Championships. If you’re interested in knowing more about the “Ice Queen”, be sure to keep reading for we’ve got more facts on her below!
Yuna Kim Personal Facts – 2018 Update
Yuna Kim, Kim Yeon-ah,
Ice Queen, Queen Yuna
Former Figure Skater
A former record holder, Yuna Kim rose to critical acclaim after winning the gold model at the ladies’ singles event at the 2010 Winter Olympics in Vancouver, Canada.
The first female to win gold at the Four Continents, Grand Prix Final, World Championships, and Olympic Games, she is one of the best known athletes in South Korea.
Age – How Old is She?
She is 27 years old
Birthday/Date of Birth
Her birthday is on September 5, 1990
Place of Birth/Hometown
Yuna Kim was born in Gyeonggi Province, South Korea. After living in Buncheon for a few years, she and her family moved to Gunpo, where she spent the rest of her childhood.
She is Korean
Yuna Kim Height, Weight & Body Facts
How Tall – Height in Feet
She is 5’4 1/2 tall
How Tall – Height in Meters
Sh is 1.63 meters tall
Weight in Pounds
Her current weight is around 104 pounds
Weight in Kilograms
Her current weight is around 47 kg
Her body measurements are unavailable at this time
Her waist size is unavailable
She wears a size 6.5 (US) shoe
Is Yuna Kim Currently in a Relationship?
As far as we can tell, Yuna Kim is currently single and not in a relationship.
Yuna Kim’s Boyfriends
In the past, she had dated Kim Won Joong, an ice hockey player from South Korea.
One of two children, she has a sister named Kim Aera
As far as we know, she does not have any brothers
As far as we know, Yuna Kim does not have any children.
As a student, she went to a local high school in the Gyeonggi province; she graduated in 2009.
A while after completing her secondary education, she went to Korea University, where she studied Sports Education; she later earned her bachelor’s degree in 2013.
One of the highest paid athletes in the Olympic Games, she was one of the top-earning individuals in the early 2010’s. With that said, the exact breakdown of her salary is unavailable.
As far as we know, Yuna Kim’s current net worth hovers around the $9 million mark
In her free time, she enjoys surfing the Internet and going shopping
Aside from bread, she also loves Tteokbokki, a type of Korean dish with sliced rice cake
Favorite TV Show
Though she doesn’t have a particular favorite color, she is quite fond of black
Favorite Music Artists
Born on September 5, she is a Virgo
This information is currently unknown
This information is currently unknown
Yuna Kim’s Social Media Accounts & Usernames
Yuna Kim’s Instagram Username
Yuna Kim’s Facebook Account
Yuna Kim’s Youtube Channel
As far as we know, Yuna Kim does not have his own YouTube channel
Yuna Kim’s Twitter Username
Yuna Kim’s Snapchat Username
As far as we know, Yuna Kim is not active on Snapchat
Other Interesting Facts:
- In 2015, she donated over 3.1 billion won (approximately $2.7 million USD) to various charitable organizations
- She has received numerous endorsements over the years with brands such as Samsung, Nike, Korean Air, and Hyundai, to name a few
- For several years, she headlined the Festa on Ice show
- As a singer, she has released a number of projects including a duet titled, Smile Boy, with Lee Seung-gi
- She has been featured in several television commercials in South Korea, including ones for Samsung
- In early 2010, she released her book titled, Kim Yuna’s Seven Minute Drama, which talks about her figure skating experiences
- In 2011, she started to host a program called Kim Yuna’s Kiss and Cry on popular SBS Network
- In 2015, it was announced that she had been named as one of the ambassadors for the 2016 Winter Youth Olympics
- This year, she co-starred in a Coca-Cola campaign alongside actor, Park Bo-gum