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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 Nam Hyok Kim 1 Dec 1996 25 years
2 Yong Choi Won 3 Dec 1975 46 years
3 Un Ha Ji 19 Dec 1996 25 years
4 Hyon A Choe 20 Dec 1991 30 years
5 Kyong Sun Ji 28 Dec 1975 46 years
1.
Name Nam Hyok Kim
Birthdate 1 Dec 1996
Age 25
2.
Name Yong Choi Won
Birthdate 3 Dec 1975
Age 46
3.
Name Un Ha Ji
Birthdate 19 Dec 1996
Age 25
4.
Name Hyon A Choe
Birthdate 20 Dec 1991
Age 30
5.
Name Kyong Sun Ji
Birthdate 28 Dec 1975
Age 46
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