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DPR Korea won two Olympic titles. Olympic judo legend Sun Hui Kye won gold in 1996, bronze in 2000 and silver in 2004, all in three different categories. Kum Ae An won silver in 2008 and became Olympic judo champion in 2012. Sun Hui Kye won four world titles. In 2013 Kyong Sol won the World title. Kuk Hyon Hong was the first man to win an IJF World Tour event, in 2014 the Grand Prix of Qingdao. In 2017 The Peoples Democratic Republic will organise the Junior World Championships if the political situation is stable enough.
Judo legends
Judoka
 
Sun Hui Kye 8 2 3
Kum Ae An 3 1 4
Kyong Sol 1 4 3
Kyong Ok Ri 1 2 1
Ok Chol Kwak 1 1 3
Last results
Judo event Type Place Date
1 Friendship Pyongyang Juniors ITJun Pyongyang 13 Jun 1987
2 Friendship Pyongyang Juniors ITJun Pyongyang 12 Dec 1976
3 Friendship Pyongyang Cadets ITCad Pyongyang 12 Dec 1976
1.
Judo event Friendship Pyongyang Juniors
Type ITJun
Place Pyongyang
Date 13 Jun 1987
2.
Judo event Friendship Pyongyang Juniors
Type ITJun
Place Pyongyang
Date 12 Dec 1976
3.
Judo event Friendship Pyongyang Cadets
Type ITCad
Place Pyongyang
Date 12 Dec 1976
Birthdays
Name Birthdate Age
1 Sung Gum Kim 13 Aug 1989 33 years
2 Jin A Kim 20 Aug 1996 26 years
3 Yong Sik Choe 29 Aug 1987 35 years
4 Hyong Un Kim 2 Sep 1997 25 years
5 Chol Su Kim 12 Sep 1982 40 years
1.
Name Sung Gum Kim
Birthdate 13 Aug 1989
Age 33
2.
Name Jin A Kim
Birthdate 20 Aug 1996
Age 26
3.
Name Yong Sik Choe
Birthdate 29 Aug 1987
Age 35
4.
Name Hyong Un Kim
Birthdate 2 Sep 1997
Age 25
5.
Name Chol Su Kim
Birthdate 12 Sep 1982
Age 40
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