South Korea at the 1992 Summer Olympics

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South Korea at the Olympic Games

Flag of South Korea
IOC code  KOR
NOC Korean Olympic Committee
Website www.sports.or.kr (Korean) (English)
At the 1992 Summer Olympics in Barcelona
Competitors 226 (154 men, 72 women) in 24 sports
Medals
Rank: 7
Gold
12
Silver
5
Bronze
12
Total
29
Olympic history (summary)
Summer Games
Winter Games

South Korea competed as Korea at the 1992 Summer Olympics in Barcelona, Spain. 226 competitors, 154 men and 72 women, took part in 134 events in 24 sports.[1]

Medalists[edit]

Med 1.png Gold[edit]

Med 2.png Silver[edit]

Med 3.png Bronze[edit]

Archery[edit]

Korea's fourth appearance in Olympic archery earned them another pair of gold medals and a pair of silver medals. The women continued to dominate the field, though not quite as thoroughly as they had on their home field four years earlier. The individuals went a combined 16-5, while the teams were 5-1.

Women's Individual Competition:

Men's Individual Competition:

Women's Team Competition:

  • Cho, Kim, and Lee — Final (→ Med 1.png Gold Medal), 4-0

Men's Team Competition:

  • Chung, Han, and Lim — Quarterfinal (→ 5th place), 1-1

Athletics[edit]

Men's Marathon

Men's Javelin Throw

  • Qualification — 72.68 m (→ did not advance)

Women's Marathon

Badminton[edit]

Boxing[edit]

Men's Light Flyweight (– 48 kg)

Canoeing[edit]

Cycling[edit]

Equestrianism[edit]

Fencing[edit]

15 fencers, 10 men and 5 women represented South Korea in 1992.

Men's foil
Men's team foil
Men's épée
Men's team épée
Women's foil
Women's team foil

Football[edit]

Korea was represented by the following squad in Barcelona: ( 1) Kim Bong-Soo, ( 2) Na Seung-Howa, ( 3) Lee Moon-Seok, ( 4) Han Jung-Kook, ( 5) Kang Chul, ( 6) Sin Tae-Yong, ( 7) Kim Gwi-Hwa, ( 8) Noh Jung-Yoon, ( 9) Gwak Kyung-Keun, (10) Chung Jae-Kwon, (11) Seo Jung-Won, (12) Cho Jung-Hyun, (13) Kim Do-Keun, (14) Jung Kwang-Seok, (15) Lee Seung-Hyup, (16) Cho Jin-Ho, (17) Lee Lim-Saeng, (18) Lee Jin-Hang, (19) Sin Bum-Chul, and (20) Lee Woon-Jae. Coach: Kim Sam-Rak.

Gymnastics[edit]

Handball[edit]

Men's Team Competition[edit]

  • Preliminary Round (Group A)
  • South Korea – Hungary 22-18
  • South Korea – Sweden 18-26
  • South Korea – Czechoslovakia 20-19
  • South Korea – Iceland 24-26
  • South Korea – Brazil 30-26
  • Classification Match
  • 5th/6th place: South Korea – Spain 21-36 (→ Sixth place)
  • Team Roster

Women's Team Competition[edit]

  • Preliminary Round (Group B)
  • South Korea – Norway 27-16
  • South Korea – Austria 27-27
  • South Korea – Spain 28-18
  • Semi Finals
  • South Korea – Germany 26-25
  • Bronze Medal Match
  • South Korea – Norway 28-21 (→ Med 1.png Gold Medal)
  • Team Roster

Hockey[edit]

Judo[edit]

Modern pentathlon[edit]

Three male pentathletes represented South Korea in 1992.

Individual
Team
  • Lee Yeong-Chan
  • Kim Myeong-Geon
  • Kim In-Ho

Rhythmic gymnastics[edit]

Rowing[edit]

Sailing[edit]

Shooting[edit]

Men's Sailboard (Lechner A-390)

  • Final Ranking — 255.0 points (→ 27th place)

Swimming[edit]

Table tennis[edit]

Tennis[edit]

Volleyball[edit]

Weightlifting[edit]

Wrestling[edit]

References[edit]

  1. ^ "South Korea at the 1992 Summer Games". sports-reference.com. Retrieved 2011-12-28.