For Thomas Hong, going home took on an entirely new meaning this week.
Hong, a short track speedskater who was born in South Korea and moved to the U.S. as a child, was part of the U.S. effort that set a new world record in the 5,000-meter relay on Sunday.
On Monday, he joined his U.S. teammates in flying to Seoul to prepare for this weekend’s final world cup of the season.
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