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Jun-Ho Kim

Korea

SportSpeed Skating
FederationIDSSKOR10910199501
NOCKorea
Born09 Oct 1995
GenderMen
ResidenceSeoul, KOR
OccupationAthlete
LanguagesKorean
Personal Bests
EventRecordDateLocation 
Personal Bests
  Event RecordDateLocation 
    500m 34.30 09 Mar 2019 Salt Lake City, UT  
    1000m 1:09.06 20 Sep 2019 Calgary  
    1500m 1:53.99 20 Sep 2014 Calgary  
    5000m 7:26.67 10 Feb 2011 Seoul  
Main Achievements
 
Main Achievements
World Junior Championships
Event  
World Junior Championships
    500m 1   1  
    Team Sprint 1      
World Single Distances Championships
Event  
World Single Distances Championships
    Team Sprint   1    
Social Media
Social Media
www.facebook.com/profile.php?id=100003113224816  
Sport Specific Information
Sport Specific Information
Reason for choosing this sportHis mother and one of his teachers encouraged him to take up the sport.  
Club / TeamGangwon Provincial Office: Korea  
When and where did you begin this sport?He began skating in grade two of primary school in Chuncheon, Republic of Korea.  
Name of coachKim Min-Seop [club], KOR; Lee Seok-Kyu [national], KOR  
General Interest
General Interest
Memorable sporting achievementCompeting at the 2014 Olympic Winter Games in Sochi. (Athlete, 11 Nov 2017)  
InjuriesHe cut his left hand on another skater's blades after crashing during training ahead of the 2014 Olympic Winter Games. (yonhapnews.co.kr, 04 Feb 2014)  
Hero / IdolKorean speed skater Lee Sang-Hwa. (Athlete, 11 Nov 2017)  
Sporting philosophy / motto"I can do it. Let's run." (Athlete, 09 Feb 2017)  
Championships results
Year Competition Event Rank  
Championships results
    2018/2019 World Single Distances Championships Team Sprint2  
    2018 Olympic Games 500m12  
    2018/2019 World Single Distances Championships 500m13  
    2014/2015 World Single Distances Championships 2 x 500m14  
    2014/2015 World Sprint Championships Overall17  
    2014 Olympic Games 2 x 500m21  
    2016/2017 World Single Distances Championships 500m22  
World Cups
Year Competition Event Rank  
World Cups
    2019/2020 World Cup Minsk 500m1  
    2018/2019 World Cup Hamar 500m2  
    2018/2019 World Cup Hamar 500m3  
    2018/2019 World Cup 500m8  
    2014/2015 World Cup 500m16  
    2017/2018 World Cup 500m18  
    2016/2017 World Cup 500m19  
    2013/2014 World Cup 500m30  
    2015/2016 World Cup 500m36  
    2018/2019 World Cup 1000m44