South Korea at the 2004 Summer Paralympics

South Korea competed at the 2004 Summer Paralympics in Athens, Greece. The team included 82 athletes, 72 men and 10 women.[1] Competitors from Korea won 28 medals, including 11 gold, 11 silver and 6 bronze to finish 16th in the medal table.[2]

South Korea at the
2004 Summer Paralympics
Flag of South Korea (1997–2011).svg
IPC codeKOR
NPCKorean Paralympic Committee
Websitewww.kosad.or.kr (in Korean)
in Athens
Competitors80 in 12 sports
Medals
Ranked 16th
Gold
11
Silver
11
Bronze
6
Total
28
Summer Paralympics appearances

MedallistsEdit

Medal Name Sport Event
  Gold Young Joo Jung
Hak Young Lee
Hong Gu Lee
Archery Men's team open
  Gold Suk Man Hong Athletics Men's 100m T53
  Gold Suk Man Hong Athletics Men's 200m T53
  Gold Myung Hoon An
Seong Hyeon Park
Boccia Mixed pairs BC3
  Gold Jong Chul Park Powerlifting Men's 90 kg
  Gold Myung Sook Her Shooting Women's sport rifle 3x20 SH1
  Gold Young Gun Kim Table tennis Men's singles class 3
  Gold Byoung Young Kim Table tennis Men's singles class 5
  Gold Seong Hoon Kang
Gong Yong Kim
Kyung Mook Kim
Hae Gon Lee
Table tennis Men's teams class 1-2
  Gold Young Gun Kim
Heung Sik Yang
Jae Kwan Cho
Table tennis Men's teams class 3
  Gold Kyoung Sik Choi
Tae Hyung Um
Park Jun-young
Table tennis Men's teams class 4
  Silver Young Joo Jung Archery Men's individual W2
  Silver Suk Man Hong Athletics Men's 400m T53
  Silver Keum Jong Jung Powerlifting Men's 60 kg
  Silver Myung Sook Her Shooting Women's air rifle standing SH1
  Silver Im Yeon Kim Shooting Women's sport rifle 3x20 SH1
  Silver Jae Yong Sim Shooting Mixed air rifle prone SH1
  Silver Gyoung You Ho Shooting Mixed air rifle prone SH2
  Silver Hae Gon Lee Table tennis Men's singles class 1
  Silver Gong Yong Kim Table tennis Men's singles class 2
  Silver Eun Chang Jung Table tennis Men's singles class 5
  Silver Eun Chang Jung
Byoung Young Kim
Table tennis Men's team class 5
  Bronze Hong Gu Lee Archery Men's individual W2
  Bronze Tae Sung An Archery Men's individual standing
  Bronze Hee Sook Ko
Hwa Sook Lee
Kyung Hee Lee
Archery Women's team open
  Bronze Myung Hoon An Boccia Mixed individual BC3
  Bronze Kyung Mook Kim Table tennis Men's singles class 2
  Bronze Kyoung Sik Choi Table tennis Men's singles class 4

SportsEdit

ArcheryEdit

MenEdit

Athlete Event Ranking round Round of 32 Round of 16 Quarterfinals Semifinals Finals
Score Seed Opposition
score
Opposition
score
Opposition
score
Opposition
score
Opposition
score
Rank
An Tae Sung Men's individual standing 603 10 Bye   Majercak (SVK)
W 152-143
  Rad (IRI)
W 102-76
  Lyocsa (SVK)
L 92-104
  Zhu (CHN)
W 108-99
 
Cho Hyu Kwan 609 5 Bye   Zarzuela (ESP)
L 142-144
Did not advance
Lee Hak Young 638 WR 1 Bye   Zhu (CHN)
L 154-155
Did not advance
Jung Young Joo Men's individual W2 619 5   Zin (MAS)
W 159-137
  Gregory (GBR)
W 161-149
  Tseng (TPE)
W 92-87
  Lee (KOR)
W 109-95
  Oehme (GER)
L 95-108
 
Lee Hong Gu 628 1 Bye   Stone (USA)
W 162-152
  Zhang (CHN)
W 97-92
  Jung (KOR)
L 95-109
  de Pellegrin (ITA)
W 104-96
 
Lee Ouk Soo 617 7   Baet Tellez (MEX)
W 157-146
  Baylis (GBR)
W 146-141
  de Pellegrin (ITA)
L 91-94
Did not advance
Jung Young Joo
Lee Hak Young
Lee Hong Gu
Men's team open 1885 WR 1 N/A   Slovakia (SVK)
W 217-213
  Great Britain (GBR)
W 236-231
  Japan (JPN)
W 236-223
 

WomenEdit

Athlete Event Ranking round Round of 32 Round of 16 Quarterfinals Semifinals Finals
Score Seed Opposition
score
Opposition
score
Opposition
score
Opposition
score
Opposition
score
Rank
Ko Hee Sook Women's individual W1/W2 601 2 N/A   Giagkoulla (CYP)
W 156-99
  Terletska (UKR)
W 98-92
  Isozaki (JPN)
L 89-91
  Hirasawa (JPN)
L 99-90
4
Lee Hwa Sook Women's individual standing 577 4 N/A   Struk (UKR)
W 136-127
  Karpmaichan (THA)
L 78-88
Did not advance
Lee Kyong Hee 552 6 N/A   Yonezawa (JPN)
L 126-134
Did not advance
Ko Hee Sook
Lee Hwa Sook
Lee Kyung Hee
Women's team open 1730 2 N/A   Ukraine (UKR)
W 201-198
  Italy (ITA)
L 194-205
  Japan (JPN)
W 213-201
 

AthleticsEdit

Men's trackEdit

Athlete Class Event Heats Semifinal Final
Result Rank Result Rank Result Rank
Choi Yong Jin T36 400m 1:04.45 9 Did not advance
1500m N/A 4:50.98 4
T37 800m 2:35.54 12 Did not advance
Hong Duk Ho T53 100m 15.95 10 Did not advance
200m 28.84 19 Did not advance
Hong Suk Man T53 100m 15.11 PR 1 Q N/A 15.04 PR  
200m 26.48 WR 1 Q N/A 26.31 WR  
400m N/A  
Kang Sung Kook T37 400m N/A 1:00.61 8
800m 2:22.57 8 q N/A 2:21.31 8
1500m N/A 5:03.80 10
Kim Young Min T38 100m 13.07 10 Did not advance
200m 27.84 10 Did not advance

Men's fieldEdit

Athlete Class Event Final
Result Points Rank
Han Do Hyung F37 Javelin 36.71 - 7
Han Sung Hyun F11 Javelin 22.64 - 10
Kim Dae Kwan F36 Discus 29.97 - 5
Shot put 10.88 - 4
Park Se Ho F32 Shot put 5.97 - 6
F32/51 Club throw 25.67 868 8

BocciaEdit

Athlete Event Preliminaries Quarterfinals Semifinals Final
Opponent Opposition
Score
Rank Opposition
Score
Opposition
Score
Opposition
Score
Rank
An Myung Hoon Mixed individual BC3   Costa (POR) L 5-6 2 Q   Hanson (USA)
W 11-2
  Gauthier (CAN)
L 1-3
  Costa (POR)
W 7-4
 
  Dijkstra (NZL) W 11-2
  Martin (ESP) L 2-4
  Williams (USA) W 11-1
Park Seong Hyeon   Gauthier (CAN) L 3-6 4 Did not advance
  Rodriguez (ESP) W 8-4
  Jackson (NZL) L 3-6
An Myung Hoon
Park Seong Hyeon
Mixed pairs BC3   Gauthier (CAN) /
  Kabush (CAN)
W 7-1 1 Q N/A   Dijkstra (NZL) /
  Jackson (NZL)
W 13-0
  Pesquera (ESP) /
  Rodriguez (ESP)
W 4-1
 
  Macedo (POR) /
  Costa (POR)
W 11-2
  Hanson (USA) /
  Williams (USA)
W 11-1

Football 5-a-sideEdit

The men's football 5-a-side team didn't win any medals. They were 6th out of 6 teams.

PlayersEdit

TournamentEdit

Game Match Score Rank
1 South Korea vs.   Brazil (BRA) 0 - 4 6
2 South Korea vs.   Argentina (ARG) 0 - 3
3 South Korea vs.   Spain (ESP) 0 - 3
4 South Korea vs.   Greece (GRE) 1 - 3
5 South Korea vs.   France (FRA) 1 - 2
5th-6th classification South Korea vs.   France (FRA) 1 - 3 6

GoalballEdit

The men's goalball team didn't win any medals. They were 8th out of 8 teams.

PlayersEdit

TournamentEdit

Game Match Score Rank
1 South Korea vs.   Spain (ESP) 8 - 9 2 Q
2 South Korea vs.   Finland (FIN) 0 - 10
3 South Korea vs.   Hungary (HUN) 7 - 5
4 South Korea vs.   Lithuania (LTU) 10 - 5
5 South Korea vs.   Slovenia (SLO) 10 - 5
Quarterfinals South Korea vs.   Canada (CAN) 4 - 9 L
Semifinals South Korea vs.   Finland (FIN) 3 - 5 L
7th-8th classification South Korea vs.   Hungary (HUN) 3 - 8 8

JudoEdit

Athlete Event Preliminary Quarterfinals Semifinals Repechage
round 1
Repechage
round 2
Final/
Bronze medal contest
Opposition
Result
Opposition
Result
Opposition
Result
Opposition
Result
Opposition
Result
Opposition
Result
Lee Jong Dae Men's 66kg   Karpenyuk (UKR)
W 1000-0102H
  Garcia del Valle (ESP)
L 0010K–0200C
N/A   Soutios (GRE)
W ?-?
  Xu (CHN)
L 0031-0000
Did not advance
Park Jung Min Men's 90kg   Dinato (BRA)
W 1000-0000
  Fernández (ESP)
W 1002-0000S
  Kretsul (RUS)
L 0000-1010
N/A   Stoskus (LTU)
L 0010C-0011C

PowerliftingEdit

MenEdit

Athlete Event Result Rank
Bong Duk Hwan 75kg 187.5 8
Cho Su Nam 48kg 125.0 10
Jung Keum Jong 60kg 195.0  
Park Jong Chul 90kg 240.0 PR  
Park Kwang Hyuk 82.5kg 190.0 6
Sin Dae Heon 67.5kg 157.5 7
Song Nam Kyou 52kg 127.5 11
Yoon Sang Jin 56kg NMR

WomenEdit

Athlete Event Result Rank
Shin Jung Hee 44kg 60.0 8

ShootingEdit

MenEdit

Athlete Event Qualification Final
Score Rank Score Total Rank
Choi Jong In Men's 10m air pistol SH1 554 14 Did not advance
Mixed 50m pistol SH1 511 17 Did not advance
Han Tae Ho Men's 50m rifle three positions 1123 12 Did not advance
Mixed 10m air rifle prone SH1 596 22 Did not advance
Ho Gyoung You Mixed 10m air rifle prone SH2 600 =WR 1 Q 105.3 705.3  
Mixed 10m air rifle standing SH2 597 8 Q 103.4 700.4 7
Jung Jin Owan Men's 10m air rifle standing SH1 588 5 Q 103.8 691.8 4
Men's 50m rifle three positions 1127 9 Did not advance
Mixed 10m air rifle prone SH1 596 22 Did not advance
Lee Hee Jeong Men's 10m air pistol SH1 561 6 Q 96.6 657.6 5
Pyun Moo Jo Men's 10m air rifle standing SH1 588 7 Q 102.7 690.7 5
Men's 50m rifle three positions 1142 4 Q 99.3 1241.3 4
Sim Jae Yong Men's 10m air rifle standing SH1 585 9 Did not advance
Men's 50m rifle prone SH1 584 11 Did not advance
Mixed 10m air rifle prone SH1 600 =WR 1 Q 104.3 704.3  

WomenEdit

Athlete Event Qualification Final
Score Rank Score Total Rank
Bae Young Ee Women's 10m air pistol SH1 360 9 Did not advance
Her Myung Sook Women's 10m air rifle standing SH1 389 2 Q 100.3 489.3  
Women's 50m rifle three positions SH1 564 1 Q 97.6 661.6 WR  
Kim Im Yeon Mixed 50m rifle prone SH1 584 11 Did not advance
Women's 10m air rifle standing SH1 388 3 Q 97.4 485.4 6
Women's 50m rifle three positions SH1 562 2 Q 95.2 657.2  
Yoo Eun Joo Women's 10m air pistol SH1 357 11 Did not advance

SwimmingEdit

MenEdit

Athlete Class Event Heats Final
Result Rank Result Rank
Back Min Jun S5 100m freestyle 1:41.14 11 Did not advance
200m freestyle 3:40.29 8 Q 3:40.91 8
50m butterfly 51.44 9 Did not advance
SB4 100m breaststroke 1:58.92 6 Q 1:59.73 7
Lee Hyung Yong SB3 50m breaststroke 1:00.91 9 Did not advance
SM3 150m individual medley 3:37.66 7 Q 3:33.46 6
Lee Sun Wook S6 400m freestyle 6:31.97 15 Did not advance
Park Jong Man SB4 100m breaststroke 2:01.82 9 Did not advance
SM5 200m individual medley DSQ Did not advance

Table tennisEdit

SinglesEdit

Athlete Event Preliminaries Round of 16 Quarterfinals Semifinals Final / BM
Opposition
Result
Opposition
Result
Opposition
Result
Rank Opposition
Result
Opposition
Result
Opposition
Result
Opposition
Result
Rank
Cho Jae Kwan Men's singles 1   Kilger (GER)
L 2-3
  Haylan (ARG)
W 3-1
  Fouillen (FRA)
L 2-3
3 Did not advance
Choi Kyoung Sik Men's singles 4   Lin (TPE)
L 2-3
  Burkhardt (GER)
W 3-0
  Sandoval (VEN)
W 3-0
1 Q N/A   Sutter (SUI)
W 3-0
  Stefanu (CZE)
L 0-3
  Martin (FRA)
W 3-1
 
Jung Eun Chang Men's singles 5   Chang (TPE)
W 3-0
  Cetin (GER)
W 3-0
  Krizanec (CRO)
W 3-2
1 Q   Djurasinovic (SCG)
W 3-0
  Robles (ESP)
W 3-2
  Kwong (HKG)
W 3-0
  Kim (KOR)
L 2-3
 
Kang Seong Hoon Men's singles 1   Launonen (FIN)
L 0-3
  Zumkehr (KOR)
W 3-1
  Maslup (ARG)
W 3-0
2 Q N/A   Haylan (ARG)
W 3-2
  Lee (KOR)
L 1-3
  Kilger (GER)
L 3-2
4
Kim Byoung Young Men's singles 5   Djurasinovic (SCG)
W 3-0
  Pazaran (MEX)
W 3-0
  Hoegstedt (SWE)
W 3-0
1 Q N/A   Lin (TPE)
W 3-1
  Durand (FRA)
W 3-0
  Jun (KOR)
W 3-2
 
Kim Gong Yong Men's singles 2   Revucky (SVK)
W 3-1
  Reup (AUT)
W 3-0
  Gruenkemeyer (GER)
W 3-0
1 Q N/A   Sorabella (FRA)
W 3-1
  Kim (KOR)
W 3-1
  Riapos (SVK)
L 1-3
 
Kim Kyung Mook Men's singles 2   Molliens (FRA)
L 0-3
  Minami (JPN)
W 3-0
  Kristjansson (ISL)
L 3-0
2 Q N/A   Kurkinen (FIN)
W 3-1
  Kim (KOR)
L 1-3
  Revucky (SVK)
W 3-1
 
Kim Young Gun Men's singles 3   Robinson (GBR)
W 3-1
  Rodríguez (ESP)
W 3-1
  Rosnes (NOR)
W 3-0
1 Q N/A   Kosco (SVK)
W 3-1
  Piñas (ESP)
W 3-0
  Robin (FRA)
W 3-0
 
Lee Cheon Sik Men's singles 8   Csejtey (SVK)
L 1-3
  Loicq (BEL)
L 1-3
  Kovacic (CRO)
W 3-1
3 Did not advance
Lee Hae Gon Men's singles 1   Nikelis (GER)
W 3–3
  Kaiser (HUN)
W 3–0
  Trujillo Yero (CUB)
W 3–0
1 Q Bye   Kang (KOR)
W 3–1
  Nikelis (GER)
L 0-3
 
Park Jun-young Men's singles 4   Ghion (BEL)
L 2-3
  Martin (FRA)
L 1-3
  Lis (POL)
L 1-3
4 Did not advance
Um Tae Hyung Men's singles 4   Pechard (FRA)
L 2-3
  Kober (GER)
L 1-3
  Zhang (CHN)
W 3-2
3 Did not advance
Yang Heung Sik Men's singles 3   Robin (FRA)
L 0-3
  Trofan (GBR)
W 3-2
  da Silva (BRA)
L 2-3
3 Did not advance

TeamsEdit

Athlete Event Preliminaries Quarterfinals Semifinals Final / BM
Opposition
Result
Opposition
Result
Opposition
Result
Rank Opposition
Result
Opposition
Result
Opposition
Result
Rank
Kang Seong Hoon
Kim Gong Yong
Kim Kyung Mook
Lee Hae Gon
Men's teams 1-2   Slovakia (SVK)
W 3-2
  Finland (FIN)
W 3–0
  Argentina (ARG)
W 3–0
1 Q N/A   Germany (GER)
W 3-1
  Slovakia (SVK)
W 3–1
 
Cho Jae Kwan
Kim Young Gun
Yang Heung Sik
Men's teams 3   France (FRA)
L 1-3
  Spain (ESP)
W 3-1
  Slovakia (SVK)
W 3-0
2 Q N/A   Germany (GER)
W 3-1
  Great Britain (GBR)
W 3-0
 
Choi Kyoung Sik
Park Jun-young
Um Tae Hyung
Men's teams 4   China (CHN)
W 3-2
  Brazil (BRA)
W 3-0
N/A 1 Q N/A   Germany (GER)
W 3-0
  France (FRA)
W 3-2
 
Jung Eun Chang
Kim Byoung Young
Men's teams 5   Serbia and Montenegro (SCG)
W 3-0
  Great Britain (GBR)
W 3-0
N/A 1 Q   Norway (NOR)
W 3-1
  Chinese Taipei (TPE)
W 3-1
  Czech Republic (CZE)
L 2-3
 

Wheelchair fencingEdit

MenEdit

Athlete Event Qualification Round of 16 Quarterfinal Semifinal Final / BM
Opposition Score Rank Opposition
Score
Opposition
Score
Opposition
Score
Opposition
Score
Rank
Park Tae Hoon Men's épée B   Chung (HKG) L 1–5 3 Q   Rodgers (USA)
L 7-15
Did not advance
  Komar (UKR) L 2-5
  Sarri (ITA) W 5-3
  Hisakawa (JPN) L 3-5
  Soler (ESP) W 5-2
Men's sabre B   Czop (POL) L 1-5 4 Q   Heaton (GBR)
L 12-15
Did not advance
  Mari (ITA) L 4-5
  Hui (HKG) W 5-4
  Arnau (ESP) W 5-2
  Moreno (USA) W 5-3

Wheelchair tennisEdit

MenEdit

Athlete Class Event Round of 64 Round of 32 Round of 16 Quarterfinals Semifinals Finals
Opposition
Result
Opposition
Result
Opposition
Result
Opposition
Result
Opposition
Result
Opposition
Result
Kwak Dong Ju Open Men's singles   Harel (FRA)
L 2-6, 1-6
Did not advance
Lee Ha Gel   Musa (MAS)
W 6–0, 6–0
  Bonaccurso (AUS)
L 2-6, 3-6
Did not advance
Kwak Dong Ju
Lee Ha Gel
Men's doubles N/A   Gardner (GBR)
  Plowman (GBR)
W 6-2, 6-1
  Ammerlaan (NED)
  Stuurman (NED)
L 3-6, 1-6
Did not advance

WomenEdit

Athlete Class Event Round of 32 Round of 16 Quarterfinals Semifinals Finals
Opposition
Result
Opposition
Result
Opposition
Result
Opposition
Result
Opposition
Result
Hong Young Suk Open Women's singles   Griffioen (NED)
W 6-4, 4-6, 7-6
  Kalt (NED)
L 3-6, 2-6
Did not advance
Hwang Myung Hee   Forshaw (GBR)
L 2-6, 0-6
Did not advance
Hong Young Suk
Hwang Myung Hee
Women's doubles N/A   Korb (USA)
  Dorsett (USA)
W 6-2, 6-2
  Erath (SUI)
  Kalt (SUI)
L 3-2, 2-6
Did not advance

See alsoEdit

ReferencesEdit

  1. ^ "Participation Numbers Athens 2004 Paralympic Games". International Paralympic Committee. Retrieved 8 June 2011.
  2. ^ "Medal Standings Athens 2004 Paralympic Games". International Paralympic Committee. Retrieved 8 June 2011.