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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 Cadets ITCad Pyongyang 12 Dec 1976
3 Friendship Pyongyang Juniors ITJun Pyongyang 12 Dec 1976
1.
Judo event Friendship Pyongyang Juniors
Type ITJun
Place Pyongyang
Date 13 Jun 1987
2.
Judo event Friendship Pyongyang Cadets
Type ITCad
Place Pyongyang
Date 12 Dec 1976
3.
Judo event Friendship Pyongyang Juniors
Type ITJun
Place Pyongyang
Date 12 Dec 1976
Birthdays
Name Birthdate Age
1 Hong Wi Pak 27 Mar 1990 33 years
2 Jae Yong An 3 Apr 1995 28 years
3 Son Hyang Jo 5 Apr 1997 26 years
4 Ung Nam An 7 Apr 1948 75 years
5 Ye Yong Kim 25 Apr 2000 23 years
1.
Name Hong Wi Pak
Birthdate 27 Mar 1990
Age 33
2.
Name Jae Yong An
Birthdate 3 Apr 1995
Age 28
3.
Name Son Hyang Jo
Birthdate 5 Apr 1997
Age 26
4.
Name Ung Nam An
Birthdate 7 Apr 1948
Age 75
5.
Name Ye Yong Kim
Birthdate 25 Apr 2000
Age 23
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