Kim Byung-joo

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Kim Byung-joo
Medal record
Men's Judo
Representing  South Korea
Olympic Games
Bronze medal – third place 1992 Barcelona -78 kg
World Championships
Gold medal – first place 1989 Belgrade -78 kg
Asian Games
Gold medal – first place 1990 Beijing -78 kg
Kim Byung-joo
Revised RomanizationKim Byeong-ju
McCune–ReischauerKim Pyŏng-ju

Kim Byung-Joo (born January 14, 1968 in Daegu) is a retired South Korean judoka.

He won a gold medal in the -78 kg class at the 1989 World Judo Championships in Belgrade.[1] Kim represented South Korea in the 1992 Olympic Games, winning bronze in the half middleweight division.[2]

He is currently serving as a professor for Korea Air Force Academy.[citation needed]

External links[edit]


  1. ^ "World Championships Belgrade, Event, JudoInside". Retrieved 2016-09-29.
  2. ^ "Byung-Joo Kim Olympic medals and stats". Archived from the original on 2016-03-03. Retrieved 2016-09-29.