Chae Ji-hoon

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Chae Ji-hoon
Medal record
Competitor for  South Korea
Men's Short Track Speed Skating
Olympic Games
Gold 1994 Lillehammer 500 m
Silver 1994 Lillehammer 1000 m
Silver 1998 Nagano 5000 m relay
World Championships
Gold 1993 Beijing 3000m
Gold 1994 Guildford 1500m
Gold 1995 Gjøvik 1500m
Gold 1995 Gjøvik 500m
Gold 1995 Gjøvik 3000m
Gold 1995 Gjøvik Overall
Gold 1996 Den Haag 3000m
Silver 1994 Guildford 3000m
Silver 1994 Guildford Overall
Silver 1996 Den Haag Overall
Silver 1998 Vienna 5000m relay
Bronze 1993 Beijing 1500m
Bronze 1993 Beijing Overall
Bronze 1996 Den Haag 1500m
Bronze 1996 Den Haag 1000m
Bronze 1996 Den Haag 5000m relay
Winter Universiade
Gold 1995 Jaca 1500 m
Gold 1995 Jaca 1000 m
Gold 1995 Jaca 3000 m
Gold 1995 Jaca 5000 m relay
Gold 1997 Muju 5000 m relay
Asian Winter Games
Gold 1996 Harbin 1000 m
Gold 1996 Harbin 3000 m
Gold 1996 Harbin 5000 m relay
Silver 1996 Harbin 1500 m
This is a Korean name; the family name is Chae.

Chae Ji-Hoon (Hangul: 채지훈; Hanja: 蔡智薰; born 5 March 1974) is a retired South Korean short track speed skater

Skating career[edit]

Chae won a gold medals in the 500 m and a silver medal in 1000 m at the 1994 Winter Olympics in Lillehammer. He is the 1995 Overall World Champion. He then won a silver medal in 5000 m relay at the 1998 Winter Olympics in Nagano.

Post career[edit]

In 2008, Chae earned his Ph.D. degree in sports psychology at Yonsei University. In 2006-2007, Chae was US National Short Track Team Head Coach. He is currently the head coach of the Potomac Speed Skating Club, based in Maryland. He is a US Speedskating Level 3 coach and also serves on the Technical Committee of the ISU (International Skating Union.)

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