South Korea at the 1956 Winter Olympics

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South Korea at the
1956 Winter Olympics
Flag of South Korea (1949-1997).svg
IOC code KOR
NOC Korean Olympic Committee
Website www.sports.or.kr (Korean) (English)
in Cortina d'Ampezzo
Competitors 4 in 1 sport
Medals
Gold Silver Bronze Total
0 0 0 0
Officials 1
Winter Olympics appearances (overview)

South Korea, as Republic of Korea, competed at the 1956 Winter Olympics in Cortina d'Ampezzo, Italy. The nation returned to the Winter Games after missing the 1952 Winter Olympics due to Korean War.

Speed skating[edit]

Athlete Event Record Rank
Chang Yeong 500m 43.5 28
1500m 2:16.7 29
5000m 8:17.6 23
Cho Youn-Sik 500m 44.0 34
1500m 2:20.0 T42
Kim Chong-Soon 1500m 2:20.5 44
5000m 8:34.3 36
10000m 17:52.6 30
Pyung Chang-Nam 1500m 2:23.5 T51
5000m 8:36.7 37

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