Ha Hyung-joo

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Ha Hyung-joo
Medal record
Men's Judo
Representing  South Korea
Olympic Games
Gold medal – first place 1984 Los Angeles -95 kg
World Championships
Silver medal – second place 1985 Seoul -95 kg
Bronze medal – third place 1981 Maastricht -95 kg
Bronze medal – third place 1987 Essen -95 kg
Asian Games
Gold medal – first place 1986 Seoul -95 kg
Asian Championships
Gold medal – first place 1981 Jakarta Open
Silver medal – second place 1981 Jakarta -95kg
Gold medal – first place 1985 Kobe -95 kg
Ha Hyung-joo
Revised RomanizationHa Hyeongju
McCune–ReischauerHa Hyŏngju

Ha Hyung-joo (born June 3, 1962) also known by Ha Hyoung-zoo, is a retired judoka from South Korea. In 1981, he became the first open division champion to represent South Korea at the Asian Judo Championships in Jakarta. Ha represented his native country at the Judo at the 1984 Summer Olympics, and claimed the gold medal in the men's half heavyweight division (– 95 kg) by defeating Brazil's Douglas Vieira in the final. He also competed at the 1988 Summer Olympics, but did not win a medal.[1]