American snowboarder Chloe Kim, won gold Monday on Tuesday in the Winter Olympic games in PyeongChang, South Korea.
He called his daughter his American Dream on the Today show, a day prior to Chloe’s gold medal win.
HELLO MY LITTLE AMERICAN DREAM IT’S TIME TO CRY pic.twitter.com/iXPcV1HZfP — extra guacamomole (@guacamomole) February 13, 2018
Before her performing in what turned out to be her gold medal event, Kim texted his daughter: “Today is the day imugi turns to dragon,” which refers to an old Korean legend where snakes turn into dragons.
Speaking of her father’s prophetic text after the event, Chloe told NBC: “It turned out pretty well.
It takes a village to raise a gold medalist. Winning gold in South Korea is especially meaningful for Chloe Kim and her family. #BestOfUS #WinterOlympics https://t.co/D65Nuoyydu pic.twitter.com/lhHbz5m0BI
— NBC Olympics (@NBCOlympics) February 13, 2018
HELLO MY LITTLE AMERICAN DREAM IT’S TIME TO CRY pic.twitter.com/iXPcV1HZfP
— extra guacamomole (@guacamomole) February 13, 2018
You wanna make me cry? Show me this picture of Chloe Kim's dad right before she hits the half-pipe. Yea, that'll do it. pic.twitter.com/IilYKUz8xr
— Rebecca (@BeckksSG) February 13, 2018