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Judo is very popular in South Korea and since the 2012 Olympic Games in Rio Korea won two god medals by Kim JaeBum and Song Dae-Nam. For Korea Kim Jae-Bum was both Olympic finallist in 2008 and 2012 and was former World Champion for Korea. In the Judo history of Korea they won 11 gold medals. One of the best judoka of South Korea is Jeon Ki-Young who won the Olympic title in 1996. Won-Hee Lee won Olympic gold for Korea in 2004 in Athens and is women’s coach. Current World Champion is Ba-Ul An and Gwak Dong-Han. An BaUl reached the Olympic final in 2016.
Judo legends
Judoka
 
Jae-Bum Kim 11 2 1
Min-Sun Cho 4 1 8
Sung-Sook Jung 7 0 4
Ki-Young Jeon 5 0 1
Hyung-Yoo Ha 4 3 2
Last 365 days of judo
Judoka
 
Jisu Kim 2 1 2
Mimi Huh 2 0 1
Hye-Kyeong Lee 2 0 1
Yuna Shin 2 0 0
Juyun Kim 2 0 0
Judoka Jisu Kim
Judoka Mimi Huh
Last results
Judo event Type Place Date
1 Sambo World Championships CheongJu SWCh CheongJu 8 Nov 2019
2 Sambo World Combat Championships CheongJu SWCh CheongJu 8 Nov 2019
3 Grand Prix Jeju GP Jeju 26 Nov 2015
4 World Military Games Mungyeong WMG Mungyeong 5 Oct 2015
5 World Military Games Teams Mungyeong WMG Mungyeong 3 Oct 2015
1.
Judo event Sambo World Championships CheongJu
Type SWCh
Place CheongJu
Date 8 Nov 2019
2.
Judo event Sambo World Combat Championships CheongJu
Type SWCh
Place CheongJu
Date 8 Nov 2019
3.
Judo event Grand Prix Jeju
Type GP
Place Jeju
Date 26 Nov 2015
4.
Judo event World Military Games Mungyeong
Type WMG
Place Mungyeong
Date 5 Oct 2015
5.
Judo event World Military Games Teams Mungyeong
Type WMG
Place Mungyeong
Date 3 Oct 2015
Birthdays
Name Birthdate Age
1 JuYeop Han 21 Apr 1999 25 years
2 Seonghee Chae 21 Apr 1993 31 years
3 Song-Lee Jin 22 Apr 1987 37 years
4 Da-Woon Joung 23 Apr 1989 35 years
5 Suk-Woong Hong 24 Apr 1989 35 years
1.
Name JuYeop Han
Birthdate 21 Apr 1999
Age 25
2.
Name Seonghee Chae
Birthdate 21 Apr 1993
Age 31
3.
Name Song-Lee Jin
Birthdate 22 Apr 1987
Age 37
4.
Name Da-Woon Joung
Birthdate 23 Apr 1989
Age 35
5.
Name Suk-Woong Hong
Birthdate 24 Apr 1989
Age 35
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