Athlete idols are becoming a hot issue.
On 24th, MBC MUSIC 'Show Champion' showed idol stars who were once athlete.
First of all, 2PM's Nichkhun was a badminton team member, and Super Junior's Kang In was known to have been dreaming to become a professional swimmer. Furthermore, UEE and Son Dam Bi did swimming at athlete high school.
Furthermore, Super Junior's Shin Dong and Rhythm Power's Hangjoo learned judo for a long time, and A-JAX's Jae Hyung, BEAST's Yoon Dujun, VIXX's Leo, and Goo Ja Myung were professional soccer players.
2AM's Jin Woon was a basketball player, B1A4's Baro, Girls' Generation's HyoYeon, KARA's Goo Hara, and Dal★shabet''s Ga Eun were runners when they were in high school.
Furthermore, there are a great number of idol stars who are from athlete families. SHINee's Min Ho's father is soccer head coach Choi Yoon Kyum. RAINBOW's Jae Kyung is a daughter of Kim Gong Shik, who was national diver.
G.NA's family members all have great talents in sports. G.NA, who was a volleyball player before her debut, has also done cheer leading, and her mother Yoon Tae Sun was a Canadian national swimmer. Furthermore, her father Choi Sun Soo was a national Taekwondo master.
f(x)'s Krystal's father was professional boxer, and her mother was a professional gymnast.