It has been reported that GFRIEND‘s Yuju will be unable to attend the filming for the upcoming 2019 Idol Star Athletics Championships (ISAC) due to the flu.
GFRIEND’s agency, Source Music, announced that Yuju will not be able to participate in the filming, which is scheduled to be held today (January 7), and that the remaining members will be attending the event as scheduled.
“GFRIEND member Yuju will not be able to attend the filming for 2019 MBC Lunar New Year Special Idol Star Athletics Championship, which is scheduled to be filmed today, due to the flu. We ask for your understanding. Please note that the remaining 5 members excluding Yuju will be attending as planned.”
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The bowling, archery, rhythmic gymnastics and penalty shootout championships are being filmed today with GFRIEND competing in archery. The 2019 Idol Star Athletics Championships will be airing over the Lunar New Year holiday from February 4-6.
Meanwhile, GFRIEND will be making a comeback on January 14 with the title song, “Sunrise”, from their second album, “Time For Us”. Fans hope that Yuju will be able to recover quickly and completely for the group’s upcoming schedules.