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Jiyeon
KIM
Fie ranking
8
KOREA
Age
30
12.03.1988
Weapon
  • Sabre
Handness
Left
Olympic games (Senior Individual Medals)
1
Gold
World championships (Senior Individual Medals)
1
Bronze

Latest competitions

Date Type of competition City (Country) Place
21 July 2018 World Championship
Wuxi (CHINA)
34
17 June 2018 Zone Championships
Bangkok (THAILAND)
1
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Last opponent
Jiyeon
KIM
Iryna
SHCHUKLA
vs
0
0% wins
Rank
8
KOR
1
100% wins
Rank
44
TUR

Future competitions

Date Name of competition Type of competition City (Country) Registration
25.01.2019 2019 Absolute Fencing Gear FIE Women's Sabre World World Cup
Salt Lake City (USA)
27.01.2019 2019 Absolute Fencing Gear FIE WC par equipe World Cup
Salt Lake City (USA)
22.02.2019 Sabre Grand Prix Grand Prix
Cancun (MEXICO)
08.03.2019 Coupe du Monde World Cup
Athènes (GREECE)

Medal score (Individual only)

Gold Silver Bronze Total
Senior

Future competitions

Date Name of competition Type of competition City (Country) Registration
25.01.2019 2019 Absolute Fencing Gear FIE Women's Sabre World World Cup
Salt Lake City (USA)
27.01.2019 2019 Absolute Fencing Gear FIE WC par equipe World Cup
Salt Lake City (USA)
22.02.2019 Sabre Grand Prix Grand Prix
Cancun (MEXICO)

Results

Date Type of competition City (Country) Place
2018-07-21 World Championship
Wuxi (CHINA)
34
2018-06-17 Zone Championships
Bangkok (THAILAND)
1
2018-06-01 World Cup
Tunis (TUNISIA)
6
2018-05-12 Grand Prix
Moscow (RUSSIA)
3
2018-03-30 Grand Prix
Seoul (KOREA)
17
2018-03-16 World Cup
Athènes (GREECE)
33
2018-01-26 World Cup
Baltimore (USA)
17
2017-12-15 Grand Prix
Cancun (MEXICO)
7
2017-11-17 World Cup
Sint-Niklaas (BELGIUM)
34
2017-07-20 World Championship
Leipzig (GERMANY)
19
2017-06-15 Zone Championships
Hong Kong (HONG KONG)
1
2017-06-02 Grand Prix
Moscow (RUSSIA)
6
2017-03-31 Grand Prix
Seoul (KOREA)
9
2017-03-24 World Cup
Yangzhou (CHINA)
18
2017-02-17 World Cup
Athènes (GREECE)
3
2017-01-27 World Cup
New York (USA)
2
2016-12-16 Grand Prix
Cancun (MEXICO)
3
2016-11-18 World Cup
Orléans (FRANCE)
2
2016-08-08 Olympic Games
Rio de Janeiro (BRAZIL)
11
2016-05-28 Grand Prix
Moscow (RUSSIA)
6
2016-05-13 World Cup
Foshan (CHINA)
2
2016-04-13 Zone Championships
Wuxi (CHINA)
3
2016-03-25 Grand Prix
Seoul (KOREA)
5
2016-02-19 World Cup
Sint-Niklaas (BELGIUM)
3
2016-01-29 World Cup
Athènes (GREECE)
17
2015-12-12 Grand Prix
Boston (USA)
5
2015-10-30 World Cup
Orléans (FRANCE)
20
2015-10-09 World Cup
Caracas (VENEZUELA)
7
2015-07-13 World Championship
Moscow (RUSSIA)
19
2015-06-25 Zone Championships
Singapore (SINGAPORE)
3
2015-05-29 Grand Prix
Moscow (RUSSIA)
6
2015-05-01 World Cup
Beijing (CHINA)
5
2015-03-28 Grand Prix
Séoul (KOREA)
34
2015-02-20 World Cup
Gand (BELGIUM)
5
2015-01-30 World Cup
Athènes (GREECE)
10
2014-12-13 Grand Prix
New York (USA)
9
2014-11-21 World Cup
Orléans (FRANCE)
6
2014-07-15 World Championship
Kazan (RUSSIA)
33
2014-07-02 Zone Championships
Suwon City (KOREA)
1
2014-05-24 Grand Prix
Beijing (CHINA)
3
2014-05-02 World Cup
Chicago (USA)
9
2014-03-21 Grand Prix
Moscow (RUSSIA)
9
2014-03-14 World Cup
Antalya (TURKEY)
10
2014-02-28 World Cup
Bolzano (ITALY)
17
2014-02-21 World Cup
Gand (BELGIUM)
17
2014-02-07 World Cup
Dakar (SENEGAL)
9
2014-01-31 Grand Prix
Orléans (FRANCE)
2
2013-08-06 World Championship
Budapest (HUNGARY)
3
2013-06-04 Zone Championships
Shanghai (CHINA)
1
2013-05-25 Grand Prix
Tianjin (CHINA)
3
2013-05-03 World Cup
Chicago (USA)
1
2013-03-22 Grand Prix
Moscow (RUSSIA)
5
2013-03-15 World Cup
Antalya (TURKEY)
3
2013-03-01 World Cup
Bologne (ITALY)
9
2013-02-22 World Cup
Gand (BELGIUM)
9
2012-08-01 Olympic Games
Londres (GREAT BRITAIN)
1
2012-06-08 World Cup
Gand (BELGIUM)
17
2012-05-19 Grand Prix
Tianjin (CHINA)
3
2012-05-04 World Cup
Bologne (ITALY)
3
2012-04-22 Zone Championships
Wakayama (JAPAN)
9
2012-03-16 Grand Prix
Moscow (RUSSIA)
5
2012-03-09 World Cup
Antalya (TURKEY)
2
2012-02-24 World Cup
Londres (GREAT BRITAIN)
11
2012-02-10 Grand Prix
Orléans (FRANCE)
3
2011-10-10 World Championship
Catania (ITALY)
17
2011-07-10 Zone Championships
Séoul (KOREA)
5
2011-06-24 World Cup
New York (USA)
18
2011-06-10 World Cup
Gand (BELGIUM)
133
2011-05-21 Grand Prix
Tianjin (CHINA)
7
2011-05-06 World Cup
Bologne (ITALY)
7
2011-03-26 Grand Prix
Moscow (RUSSIA)
3
2010-03-19 Grand Prix
Tunis (TUNISIA)
35
2010-03-12 Grand Prix
Lamezia Terme (ITALY)
43
2008-04-09 World Championship
Acireale (Catania) (ITALY)
18
2006-04-13 World Championship
Taebaek City (KOREA)
47
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Ranking

Season Ranking Points
Senior
2018/2019 8 − 1 128.00
2017/2018 7 − 4 128.00
2016/2017 3 + 2 181.00
2015/2016 5 + 8 163.00
2014/2015 13 − 7 115.00
2013/2014 6 − 3 150.00
2012/2013 3 + 1 209.00
2011/2012 4 + 7 235.00
2010/2011 11 + 163 100.00
2009/2010 174 8.00
Junior
2007/2008 90 + 29 12.00
2005/2006 119 6.00
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Information

Further Personal Information

Occupation Athlete
Languages Korean
Higher education Health Studies, Sport Studies - Wonkwang University : Iksan, KOR
Residence Iksan, KOR
Marital status Married
Family Husband Lee Dong-Jin

Sport Specific Information

When and where did you begin this sport? She began fencing when she was a middle school student in Busan, Republic of Korea.
Why this sport? Her physical education teacher in middle school encouraged her to try fencing.
Club / Team Iksan City Hall: Korea
Name of coach Lee Su-Geun [club], KOR; Yang Dal-Sik [national], KOR; Han Joo-Yeol [national], KOR
Training Regime Her training includes running, weight training and fencing. She also incorporates modern dance into her sessions in order to improve her movement during a bout.
Handedness Left

General Interest

Nicknames Beautiful Swordswoman (news.joins.com, 03 Jan 2016)
Memorable sporting achievement Winning gold in the individual sabre at the 2012 Olympic Games in London. (blog.naver.com, 04 Oct 2015)
Injuries She sustained injuries to her pelvis in 2015. (gnnews.co.kr, 14 Jan 2016)
Superstitions / Rituals / Beliefs She likes to wear the same suit when she is on a winning streak. (sportsseoul.com, 01 Sep 2012)
Sporting philosophy / motto "Don't give up. Knock on the right doors. You can always get to where you want to be." (inews24.com, 31 Oct 2014)
Awards and honours She carried the Olympic torch during the relay for the 2018 Olympic Winter Games in Pyeongchang. (imnews.imbc.com, 20 Dec 2017)

She received the Best Athletic Award at the 2013 Jeonbuk Athletic Awards Ceremony in the Republic of Korea. (news-y.co.kr, 23 Dec 2013)

In 2012 she was given the Yungok Women's Sports Award. (naver.com, 10 Dec 2012)

She was named the 2011 Fencer of the Year by the Korean Fencing Federation. (sjbnews.com, 14 Feb 2012)
Ambitions To defend her gold medal at the 2016 Olympic Games in Rio de Janeiro. (news.joins.com, 03 Jan 2016)
Other information NATIONAL FIRST
She became the first Korean female fencer to win a gold medal at the Olympic Games when she claimed victory in the individual sabre at the 2012 Games in London. (news1.kr, 16 May 2013; SportsDeskOnline, 19 Jun 2018)
Famous relatives Her husband Lee Dong-Jin has worked as an actor in the Republic of Korea. (huffingtonpost.kr, 22 Sep 2017)
Last opponent
Jiyeon
KIM
Iryna
SHCHUKLA
vs
0
0% wins
Rank
8
KOR
1
100% wins
Rank
44
TUR
History
  • Championnats du Monde (Wuxi) 2018-07-21 - CHM - S - S
    KIM Jiyeon SHCHUKLA Iryna
    12 15

OPPONENTS (FROM 2006)

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