You Seung-hun

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You Seung-hun
Personal information
Full name You Seung-hun
National team  South Korea
Born (1983-06-28) 28 June 1983 (age 34)
Height 1.79 m (5 ft 10 in)
Weight 79 kg (174 lb)
Sport
Sport Swimming
Strokes Breaststroke

You Seung-hun (also Yu Seong-hyeon, Korean: 유 승현; born June 28, 1983) is a South Korean former swimmer, who specialized in breaststroke events.[1] He shared bronze medals with Sung Min, Jeong Doo-Hee, and Park Tae-Hwan in the 4×100 m medley relay (3:41.33) at the 2006 Asian Games in Doha, Qatar.[2]

You qualified for the men's 100 m breaststroke at the 2004 Summer Olympics in Athens, by clearing a FINA B-standard entry time of 1:04.28 from the Dong-A Swimming Tournament in Seoul.[3] He blasted a South Korean record and a personal best of 1:03.56 to lead the third heat by 0.28 of a second ahead of Chinese Taipei's Chen Cho-Yi. You failed to advance into the semifinals, as he placed thirty-first overall on the first day of preliminaries.[4][5]

References[edit]

  1. ^ "You Seung-Hun". Olympics at Sports-Reference.com. Sports Reference LLC. Retrieved 24 April 2013. 
  2. ^ Marsteller, Jason (7 December 2006). "Park Snares Second Asian Record, Japan Wins Medal Count as Asian Games Come to a Close". Swimming World Magazine. Archived from the original on 9 June 2013. Retrieved 24 April 2013. 
  3. ^ "Swimming – Men's 100m Breaststroke Startlist (Heat 3)" (PDF). Athens 2004. Omega Timing. Retrieved 24 April 2013. 
  4. ^ "Men's 100m Breaststroke Heat 2". Athens 2004. BBC Sport. 14 August 2004. Retrieved 31 January 2013. 
  5. ^ Whitten, Phillip (14 August 2004). "Prelims, Men's 100 Breaststroke: Kitajima, Hansen Qualify One-Two; Japanese Sets Olympic Record". Swimming World Magazine. Archived from the original on 3 December 2013. Retrieved 24 April 2013.