Ha Tae-kwon

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Ha Tae-kwon
Hangul 하태권
Hanja 河泰權
Revised Romanization Ha Tae-gwon
McCune–Reischauer Ha T'aegwon
Olympic medal record
Men's badminton
Representing  South Korea
Gold medal – first place 2004 Athens Doubles
Bronze medal – third place 2000 Sydney Doubles

Ha Tae-kwon (born April 30, 1975) is a male badminton player from South Korea.

Ha competed for Korea in badminton at the 2004 Summer Olympics in men's doubles with partner Kim Dong-moon. They had a bye in the first round and defeated Robert Mateusiak and Michał Łogosz of Poland in the second. In the quarterfinals, Ha and Kim beat Zheng Bo and Sang Yang of China 15-7, 15-11. They won the semifinal against Eng Hian and Flandy Limpele of Indonesia 15-8, 15-2 and defeated fellow Koreans Lee Dong-soo and Yoo Yong-sung 15-11, 15-4 to win the gold medal.

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