Volleyball Empress’ Kim Yeon-kyung (Heungkuk Life Insurance Pink Spiders) asked for help for Turkiye, which suffered massive damage from the strong earthquake.
Kim Yeon-kyung appealed for her helping hand to her Turkiye through her personal SNS story on her 9th (hereinafter Korean time). In her picture posted by Kim Yeon-kyung, a way to help Turkey was written along with the phrase ‘Help Turkey!’. He has been posting the same picture steadily since the last 6 days. 스포츠토토
On the morning of the 6th, a 7.8 magnitude earthquake struck Turkiye, causing great loss of life. Nine hours after the first earthquake, another earthquake of magnitude 7.5 occurred, and the damage is getting out of control due to constant aftershocks.
Turkey and Syria, where the earthquake occurred, were literally devastated. Buildings collapsed so badly that they could not be recognized, and the earthquake killed more than 15,000 people in Turkey and Syria. Countries around the world, including Korea, are currently extending a helping hand to Turkey and Syria.
Kim Yeon-kyung, who had a deep relationship with Türkiye, also moved. The relationship between Kim Yeon-kyung and her Turkish counterpart began in 2011. Kim Yeon-kyung wore the Fenerbahce uniform of the Turkish Women’s Volleyball League at the time, and she played for 6 years and won a total of 7 championships. She briefly played in the Chinese League in 2017, but in 2018 she moved back to Turkey and played for Exza Bashi for two years.
Kim Yeon-kyung also reached out a helping hand in August 2021, when Turkiye suffered great damage from a large forest fire. Kim Yeon-kyung, who is asking for help for Turkiye through SNS, is planning to roll up his arms and help Turkiye soon.