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Meet Yura Min, The Figure Skater Who Battled Through A Wardrobe Malfunction

Yura Min dancing in the Olympics.

Meet the tough skater who battled through the wardrobe malfunction.

We had our first wardrobe malfunction of the Winter Olympics on Saturday night. NBC's coverage of the figure skating featured a wardrobe issue by South Korea's Yura Min.

Min and her skating partner, Alexander Gamelin, handled the issue with class. They battled through it.

The dual-citizen of the United States and South Korea spoke to reporters about what happened. From the Detroit Free-Press:

“I was like, ‘Oh no!’” she told the paper. “If that comes undone, the whole [outfit] could just pop off. I was terrified the entire program."

Min and Gamelin's routine surely suffered because of the issue, unfortunately. They were able to finish the routine, but the score wasn't great.

The judges gave the pair a score of 51.97 points. That was good for 9th place.

The issue began early in the routine and didn't really stop. Check it out:

Min and Gamelin will compete in individual pairs later this month. So this wasn't their only opportunity, thankfully.

The 22-year-old skater was born in California. She was born to South Korean parents and maintains dual-citizenship.

She's been skating since 2001. Her and Gamelin have been skating partners since 2015.

Min promises to make sure she's better sewn up later in the Olympics.

"Despite the wardrobe malfunction, I had an amazing time competing in my home country! I promise to sew myself in for the individual event. I would like to thank the audience for keeping us going until the end. Couldn't have done it without you guys," she wrote.