OH Sanguk


Personal Information

Residence Daejeon, KOR

Occupation Student

Languages Korean

Higher education Physical Education - Daejeon University: Korea

World Cup2169
Györ (HUNGARY), 2016-12-02Budapest (HUNGARY), 2019-03-22Padoue (ITALY), 2015-01-30
Györ (HUNGARY), 2017-12-01Padoue (ITALY), 2017-02-03
Madrid (SPAIN), 2018-05-18
Alger (ALGERIA), 2018-11-16
Varsovie (POLAND), 2019-02-01
Madrid (SPAIN), 2019-05-10
Grand Prix4--4
Cancun (MEXICO), 2017-12-15
Moscow (RUSSIA), 2018-05-11
Le Caire (EGYPT), 2019-02-22
Seoul (KOREA), 2019-04-26

Sport Specific Information

When and where did you begin this sport? He began fencing in year seven at middle school in Daejeon, Republic of Korea.

Why this sport? He was influenced by his older brother.

Club / Team Daejeon University: Korea

Name of coach Do Seon-Ki [club], KOR; Yang Dal-Sik [national], KOR; You Sang-Joo [national], KOR

Handedness Right

International Debut

Year 2015

Competing for Korea

Tournament World Cup

Location Padua, ITA

General Interest

Most influential person in career Coaches Yang Seung-Hwan and Kim Young-Ho. (sportsq.co.kr, 09 Nov 2015)

Hero / Idol Korean fencer Kim Jung-Hwan. (segye.com, 16 Dec 2016)

Injuries He had surgery on the little toe on his right foot in August 2016. (segye.com, 16 Dec 2016)

Awards and honours He was named the 2017 Best Fencer of the Year by the Korean Fencing Federation. (osen.mt.co.kr, 13 Dec 2017)

Famous relatives His older brother Oh Sang-Min has also represented the Republic of Korea in fencing, and competed at the 2014 World Junior Championships in Plovdiv, Bulgaria. (SportsDeskOnline, 19 Jun 2018; kmib.co.kr, 13 Feb 2015)

Ambitions To win gold at the 2018 Asian Games in Indonesia, and the 2020 Olympic Games in Tokyo. (hankookilbo.com, 18 Jan 2016)


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