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Bongil
GU
Fie ranking
5
KOREA
Age
28
27.04.1989
Weapon
  • Sabre
Handness
Right
World championships (Senior Individual Medals)
1
Silver
1
Bronze

Latest competitions

Date Type of competition City (Country) Place
31 March 2017 Grand Prix
Seoul (KOREA)
10
24 February 2017 World Cup
Varsovie (POLAND)
3
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Last opponent
Bongil
GU
Luca
CURATOLI
vs
0
0% wins
Rank
5
KOR
2
100% wins
Rank
11
ITA

Future competitions

Date Name of competition Type of competition City (Country) Registration
28.05.2017 Tournoi satellite sabre masculin Satellite
Reykjavik (ICELAND)
02.06.2017 Grand Prix Grand Prix
Moscow (RUSSIA)
10.06.2017 Championnats d'Afrique Zone Championships
Le Caire (EGYPT)
11.06.2017 Championnats d'Afrique Zone Championships
Le Caire (EGYPT)

Medal score (Individual only)

Gold Silver Bronze Total
Senior

Future competitions

Date Name of competition Type of competition City (Country) Registration
28.05.2017 Tournoi satellite sabre masculin Satellite
Reykjavik (ICELAND)
02.06.2017 Grand Prix Grand Prix
Moscow (RUSSIA)
10.06.2017 Championnats d'Afrique Zone Championships
Le Caire (EGYPT)

Results

Date Type of competition City (Country) Place
2017-03-31 Grand Prix
Seoul (KOREA)
10
2017-02-24 World Cup
Varsovie (POLAND)
3
2017-02-03 World Cup
Padoue (ITALY)
17
2016-12-16 Grand Prix
Cancun (MEXICO)
5
2016-12-02 World Cup
Györ (HUNGARY)
2
2016-11-04 World Cup
Dakar (SENEGAL)
10
2016-08-10 Olympic Games
Rio de Janeiro (BRAZIL)
9
2016-05-27 Grand Prix
Moscow (RUSSIA)
9
2016-05-13 World Cup
Madrid (SPAIN)
9
2016-04-13 Zone Championships
Wuxi (CHINA)
5
2016-03-25 Grand Prix
Seoul (KOREA)
6
2016-02-19 World Cup
Varsovie (POLAND)
1
2016-01-29 World Cup
Padoue (ITALY)
10
2015-12-12 Grand Prix
Boston (USA)
6
2015-10-30 World Cup
Budapest (HUNGARY)
9
2015-10-09 World Cup
Tbilisi (GEORGIA)
9
2015-07-13 World Championship
Moscow (RUSSIA)
5
2015-06-25 Zone Championships
Singapore (SINGAPORE)
2
2015-05-29 Grand Prix
Moscow (RUSSIA)
5
2015-05-01 World Cup
Madrid (SPAIN)
1
2015-03-28 Grand Prix
Séoul (KOREA)
9
2015-02-20 World Cup
Varsovie (POLAND)
1
2015-01-30 World Cup
Padoue (ITALY)
9
2014-12-13 Grand Prix
New York (USA)
5
2014-11-21 World Cup
Budapest (HUNGARY)
1
2014-07-15 World Championship
Kazan (RUSSIA)
2
2014-07-02 Zone Championships
Suwon City (KOREA)
1
2014-05-24 Grand Prix
Plovdiv (BULGARIA)
5
2014-05-17 Grand Prix
Varsovie (POLAND)
6
2014-05-02 World Cup
Chicago (USA)
6
2014-04-25 World Cup
Athènes (GREECE)
18
2014-03-21 World Cup
Moscow (RUSSIA)
5
2014-03-08 Grand Prix
Budapest (HUNGARY)
17
2014-02-14 World Cup
Padoue (ITALY)
2
2014-02-07 World Cup
Madrid (SPAIN)
17
2013-08-05 World Championship
Budapest (HUNGARY)
9
2013-06-04 Zone Championships
Shanghai (CHINA)
1
2013-05-18 Grand Prix
Varsovie (POLAND)
3
2013-05-03 World Cup
Chicago (USA)
10
2013-04-26 World Cup
Athènes (GREECE)
3
2013-03-22 World Cup
Moscow (RUSSIA)
3
2013-03-09 Grand Prix
Budapest (HUNGARY)
7
2013-02-15 World Cup
Padoue (ITALY)
9
2012-07-29 Olympic Games
Londres (GREAT BRITAIN)
10
2012-06-22 World Cup
Chicago (USA)
5
2012-06-02 Grand Prix
Varsovie (POLAND)
33
2012-05-11 World Cup
Madrid (SPAIN)
17
2012-04-27 World Cup
Athènes (GREECE)
6
2012-04-22 Zone Championships
Wakayama (JAPAN)
1
2012-03-16 World Cup
Moscow (RUSSIA)
10
2012-03-03 Grand Prix
Budapest (HUNGARY)
17
2012-02-17 World Cup
Padoue (ITALY)
3
2012-02-04 Grand Prix
Plovdiv (BULGARIA)
2
2011-10-09 World Championship
Catania (ITALY)
3
2011-07-08 Zone Championships
Séoul (KOREA)
2
2011-06-24 World Cup
New York (USA)
3
2011-06-04 Grand Prix
Varsovie (POLAND)
9
2011-05-13 World Cup
Madrid (SPAIN)
17
2011-04-28 World Cup
Athènes (GREECE)
33
2011-03-18 World Cup
Moscow (RUSSIA)
1
2011-03-05 Grand Prix
Budapest (HUNGARY)
3
2011-02-18 World Cup
Padoue (ITALY)
1
2011-02-05 Grand Prix
Plovdiv (BULGARIA)
34
2010-11-04 World Championship
Paris (FRANCE)
18
2010-07-08 Zone Championships
Séoul (KOREA)
1
2010-06-18 World Cup
New York (USA)
20
2010-05-28 Grand Prix
Padoue (ITALY)
19
2010-05-22 World Cup
Madrid (SPAIN)
2
2010-03-21 Grand Prix
Tunis (TUNISIA)
2
2010-02-12 Grand Prix
Moscow (RUSSIA)
16
2010-02-05 Grand Prix
Budapest (HUNGARY)
2
2009-10-02 World Championship
Antalya (TURKEY)
49
2009-05-29 Grand Prix
Padoue (ITALY)
85
2009-04-08 World Championship
Belfast (GREAT BRITAIN)
10
2008-04-10 World Championship
Acireale (Catania) (ITALY)
1
2006-04-09 World Championship
Taebaek City (KOREA)
1
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Ranking

Season Ranking Points
Senior
2016/2017 5 + 2 136.0
2015/2016 7 − 6 139.0
2014/2015 1 212.0
2013/2014 1 + 4 209.0
2012/2013 5 − 1 167.0
2011/2012 4 − 1 167.0
2010/2011 3 215.0
2009/2010 3 + 183 226.0
2008/2009 186 6.0
Junior
2008/2009 46 − 42 24.0
2007/2008 4 96.0
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Information

Further Personal Information

Residence Seoul, KOR
Occupation Athlete
Languages Korean
Higher education Physical Education - Dong-Eui University: Busan, KOR

Sport Specific Information

When and where did you begin this sport? He began fencing in 2002 in Daegu, Republic of Korea.
Why this sport? He was encouraged to take up the sport by the fencing coach at his middle school.
Club / Team Korea Sports Promotion Foundation: Seoul, KOR
Name of coach Lee Hyo-Kun [national], KOR
Training Regime He trains for about eight hours a day with the national team. His schedule includes working on technique, cross-country running, strength sessions and modern dance, which he finds improves his movement during a bout.
Handedness Right

General Interest

Most influential person in career His mother. (khan.co.kr, 07 May 2012)
Awards and honours He was named flag bearer for the Republic of Korea at the opening ceremony of the 2016 Olympic Games in Rio de Janeiro. (news.joins.com, 20 Jul 2016)

In 2013 he was given the Excellent Group Award at the Coca-Cola Sports Awards in the Republic of Korea. (tvreport.com, 31 Jan 2013)
Ambitions To win a gold medal at the 2016 Olympic Games in Rio de Janeiro. (asiae.co.kr, 19 Jan 2016)
Last opponent
Bongil
GU
Luca
CURATOLI
vs
0
0% wins
Rank
5
KOR
2
100% wins
Rank
11
ITA
History
  • Grand Prix (Seoul) 2017-03-31 - GP - S - S
    GU Bongil CURATOLI Luca
    9 15
  • Coupe du Monde (Budapest) 2015-10-30 - A - S - S
    GU Bongil CURATOLI Luca
    7 15

OPPONENTS (FROM 2006)

Name Nationality Victories - Defeats
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