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Kim Do Kyoum

Korea

SportShort Track
FederationIDSTKOR11503199301
NOCKorea
Born15 Mar 1993 in Seoul 
GenderMen
ResidenceKorea
OccupationAthlete
LanguagesKorean
Higher educationPhysical Education - Korea National Sport University: Seoul, KOR
Main Achievements
 
Main Achievements
World Championships
Event  
World Championships
    5000m Relay 1      
World Junior Championships
Event  
World Junior Championships
    3000m Relay 1      
Social Media
Social Media
instagram.com/dokyoum_kun/  
Sport Specific Information
Sport Specific Information
Club / TeamSports TOTO: Korea  
Reason for choosing this sportHe wanted to improve his poor health.  
Name of coachSong Kyung-Taek [club], KOR; Kim Sun-Tae [national], KOR  
When and where did you begin this sport?He began the sport in 1998 in Gwacheon, Republic of Korea.  
General Interest
General Interest
Most influential person in careerCoach Cho Hang-Min. (Athlete, 09 Nov 2017)  
Hero / IdolRussian short track skater Victor An. (Athlete, 09 Nov 2017)  
InjuriesIn 2009 he fractured his pelvis. (Athlete, 09 Nov 2017)  
Memorable sporting achievementWinning a gold medal in the 500m at the 2017 World University Winter Games in Almaty, Kazakhstan. (Athlete, 09 Nov 2017)  
Sporting philosophy / motto"A turtle that has a dream never gets exhausted." (Athlete, 09 Nov 2017; Instagram profile, 19 Mar 2018)  
HobbiesWatching football, playing football. (gqkorea.co.kr, 09 Feb 2018; sports-g.com, 23 Mar 2018)  
Famous relativesHis cousin Eddy Kim is a Korean singer. (star.hankookilbo.com, 04 Dec 2017)  
Championships results
Year Competition Event Rank  
Championships results
    2011/2012 World Junior Championships 3000m Relay1  
    2017/2018 World Championships 5000m Relay1  
    2018 Olympic Games 5000m Relay4  
World Cups
Year Competition Event Rank  
World Cups
    2017/2018 World Cup Seoul 5000m Relay1  
    2017/2018 Shanghai 5000m Relay2  
    2017/2018 Shanghai 500m3  
    2017/2018 Shanghai 1500m3  
    2017/2018 World Cup 500m8  
    2017/2018 World Cup 1500m11  
    2017/2018 World Cup 1000m29