She is formally named Na Lae LEE and competed as an athlete for the Korea Wrestling Federation. She was a 3-time bronze medalist at the Asian Championships (1999, 2004, and 2005). She also competed in the 2004 Athens Olympic Games at 55kg and finished in 7th place. In 2010, she became an UWW Referee while coaching for the Korea Wrestling Federation. At the 2012 London Olympics, she was the coach of the Women’s National Team. While continuing to referee, she earned the highest category of IS. She refereed the 2020 Tokyo Olympic Games. She is one of the few individuals in the world you have wrestled, coached, and refereed in the Olympic games.