On December 13, Lee Kwang Soo carried the torch for the 2018 Pyeongchang Winter Olympics.
His agency King Kong Entertainment shared photos from the torchbearer relay on their official Instagram page along with the caption, “Lee Kwang Soo was a torchbearer for the 2018 Pyeongchang Winter Olympics. Today (December 13) in Sejong City, he carried the brightly lit torch and prayed for the successful hosting of the Pyeongchang Winter Olympics Games.”
Other Korean celebrities who were chosen as torchbearers including Yoo Jae Suk, Kim Yuna, Suzy, VIXX’s N and Leo, and DIA’s Jung Chaeyeon. The torch relay began on November 1 will be passed on for 2,018 kilometers (approximately 1,254 miles) around Korea until February 9, the opening day of the 2018 Pyeongchang Olympics.
The 2018 Pyeongchang Olympics will start on February 9 and end on February 25. This is Korea’s first time hosting the Olympics in 30 years since the Games in 1988.