Jung Jin-hwa

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Jung Jin-Hwa
Personal information
Nationality  South Korea
Born (1989-05-25) 25 May 1989 (age 28)
Ulsan, South Korea
Height 1.82 m (5 ft 11 12 in)
Weight 74 kg (163 lb)
Sport Modern pentathlon
Coached by Nam Kyung-Guk[1]

Jung Jin-Hwa (also Jeong Jin-Hwa, Korean: 정진화; born May 25, 1989 in Ulsan) is a modern pentathlete from South Korea.[2] He competed at the 2012 Summer Olympics in London, where he finished eleventh in the men's event, tying his highest achievement with Kim Mi-Seop at Atlanta in 1996.[1]

Jung also won an individual bronze medal at the 2012 World Modern Pentathlon Championships in Rome, Italy, finishing behind the Russians, world champion Aleksander Lesun and two-time Olympic champion Andrey Moiseev.


  1. ^ a b "Jinhwa Jung". London 2012. Archived from the original on 2013-05-02. Retrieved 15 November 2012. 
  2. ^ "Jeong Jin-Hwa. Original name: 정 진화. Other name: Jung Jin-Hwa". Olympics at Sports-Reference.com. Sports Reference LLC. Retrieved 15 November 2012. 

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