41 Notable alumni of
Korea National Sport University

Korea National Sport University is 959th in the world, 202nd in Asia, and 21st in South Korea by aggregated alumni prominence. Below is the list of 41 notable alumni from Korea National Sport University sorted by their wiki pages popularity. The directory includes famous graduates along with research and academic staff.

  1. Viktor Ahn

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    Viktor Ahn
    Born in
    South Korea Flag South Korea
    Years
    1985-.. (age 36)
    Occupations
    short track speed skater
    Biography

    Viktor An, is a retired South Korean-born Russian short-track speed-skater. After competing for South Korea since childhood, in 2011 he became a Russian citizen and raced for the Russian team. One of the most accomplished short track speed skaters of all time, An won three gold medals and a bronze medal in 2006 Winter Olympics, becoming the most successful athlete there. He has also won three gold medals and one bronze medal in the 2014 Winter Olympics. An is a six-time Overall World Champion for 2003–2007 and 2014.

  2. Go Na-eun

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    Go Na-eun
    Born in
    South Korea Flag South Korea
    Years
    1988-.. (age 33)
    Occupations
    singeractormodelfilm actor
    Biography

    Go Woo-ri, better known mononym Woori or Go Na-eun is a South Korean singer, rapper and actress. She was a member of the South Korean girl group Rainbow and its sub-group, Rainbow Blaxx.

  3. Sung Ji-hyun

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    Sung Ji-hyun
    Born in
    South Korea Flag South Korea
    Years
    1991-.. (age 30)
    Occupations
    badminton player
    Biography

    Sung Ji-hyun is a South Korean badminton player from Seoul. She is an Asian Champions, two times Summer Universiade gold medalist, and World Championships bronze medalist. She was also part of South Korean teams that won the 2010 Uber Cup, 2017 Sudirman Cup, as well the team event at the 2013 and 2015 Summer Universiade. She competed at the 2010, 2014 and 2018 Asian Games, also at the 2012 and 2016 Summer Olympics. Sung is married to compatriot men's singles player, Son Wan-ho.

  4. Yun Sung-bin

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    Yun Sung-bin
    Born in
    South Korea Flag South Korea
    Years
    1994-.. (age 27)
    Occupations
    skeleton racer
    Biography

    Yun Sung-Bin is a South korean skeleton racer. He won the gold medal in men's skeleton at the 2018 Winter Olympics in Pyeongchang and was a participant at the 2014 Winter Olympics in Sochi.

  5. Kim Bo-reum

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    Kim Bo-reum
    Born in
    South Korea Flag South Korea
    Years
    1993-.. (age 28)
    Occupations
    speed skatershort track speed skater
    Biography

    Kim Bo-reum is a South Korean speed skater. She is the current South Korean record holder in the women's long track speed skating 3000 and 5000 metres. She is a two-time Olympian and specialises in the women's mass start.

  6. Lee Seung-hoon

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    Lee Seung-hoon
    Born in
    South Korea Flag South Korea
    Years
    1988-.. (age 33)
    Occupations
    short track speed skaterspeed skater
    Biography

    Lee Seung-hoon is a South Korean speed skater. He won a gold medal in the 10,000 metres, a silver medal in the 5000 meters at the 2010 Winter Olympics, becoming the first Asian man to ever achieve these feats, and a gold medal in the mass start at the 2016 World Championships in Kolomna. He was a short track speed skater, winning the 2008 World Championship 3000 m super-final and three gold medals at the 2009 Winter Universiade. Lee converted to long track in September 2009, as he failed to earn his spot on the South Korea national short track team in the national trials.

  7. Cha Yu-Ram

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    Cha Yu-Ram
    Born in
    South Korea Flag South Korea
    Years
    1987-.. (age 34)
    Occupations
    pool player
    Biography

    Cha Yu-ram is a South Korean professional pool player.

  8. Ga-young Kim

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    Ga-young Kim
    Born in
    South Korea Flag South Korea
    Years
    1983-.. (age 38)
    Occupations
    pool player
    Biography

    Kim Ga-young is a South Korean female professional pool player who plays on the Women's Professional Billiard Association Tour. Her father began teaching her to play three-cushion billiards (a form of carom billiards) when she was about twelve years old. After playing three-cushion for about three years, she started playing nine-ball pool and turned pro at the 2003 BCA Open.

  9. Soo Yeon Lee

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    Soo Yeon Lee
    Born in
    South Korea Flag South Korea
    Years
    1984-.. (age 37)
    Occupations
    table tennis playermodelactorcoachpsychologist
    Biography

    Soo Yeon Lee is a former South Korean table tennis player, model, actress and coach. Lee started playing table tennis at a very early age and was also trained extensively in the sport by an Olympic gold medalist Jung Hwa Hyun in South Korea. Soon thereafter she went on to successively win the Korean National Junior Championship six times since the age of 12. She has been featured in advertisement campaigns for a number of prominent brands including Nike, Adidas, K-Swiss, Red Bull, and Target. She is the brand ambassador for SPiN, a chain of table tennis restaurants and bars.

  10. Kim A-lang

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    Kim A-lang
    Born in
    South Korea Flag South Korea
    Years
    1995-.. (age 26)
    Occupations
    short track speed skater
    Biography

    Kim A-lang is a South Korean short track speed skater. Kim made her debut on the international stage with two gold medals and one silver medal at the 2013 World Junior Short Track Speed Skating Championships, placing second in the overall ranking. Kim was part of the short track speed skating team in the 3000 m relay that won a gold medal at the 2014 Winter Olympics. Four years later, she won another gold in the relay at the 2018 Winter Olympics.

  11. Noh Seon-yeong

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    Noh Seon-yeong
    Born in
    South Korea Flag South Korea
    Years
    1989-.. (age 32)
    Occupations
    speed skater
    Biography

    Noh Seon-yeong is a South Korean speed skater who holds the national record for the women's long track speed skating 1500 metres. She represented her country at four Winter Olympic Games.

  12. Yang Hak-seon

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    Yang Hak-seon
    Born in
    South Korea Flag South Korea
    Years
    1992-.. (age 29)
    Occupations
    artistic gymnast
    Biography

    Yang Hak-seon is a South Korean artistic gymnast who specialises on vault. He is the first South Korean gymnast to win an Olympic gold medal.

  13. Park Sang-young

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    Park Sang-young
    Born in
    South Korea Flag South Korea
    Years
    1995-.. (age 26)
    Occupations
    fencer
    Biography

    Park Sang-young is a South Korean right-handed épée fencer, two-time team Asian champion, and 2016 individual Olympic champion.

  14. Im Dong-hyun

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    Im Dong-hyun
    Born in
    South Korea Flag South Korea
    Years
    1986-.. (age 35)
    Occupations
    archer
    Biography

    Im Dong-Hyun is a South Korean archer. He competes for the South Korean national team and is a former world number one. He has 20/200 vision in his left eye and 20/100 vision in his right eye, meaning he needs to be 10 times closer to see objects clearly with his left eye, compared to someone with perfect vision.

  15. Nam Hyun-Hee

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    Nam Hyun-Hee
    Born in
    South Korea Flag South Korea
    Years
    1981-.. (age 40)
    Occupations
    fencer
    Biography

    Nam Hyun-Hee is a South Korean foil fencer. She is left-handed.

  16. Cha Dong-Min

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    Cha Dong-Min
    Born in
    South Korea Flag South Korea
    Years
    1986-.. (age 35)
    Occupations
    taekwondo athlete
    Biography

    Cha Dong-min is a retired South Korean taekwondo practitioner.

  17. Hwang Kyung-Seon

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    Hwang Kyung-Seon
    Born in
    South Korea Flag South Korea
    Years
    1986-.. (age 35)
    Occupations
    taekwondo athlete
    Biography

    Hwang Kyung-seon, also spelled Hwang Kyung-sun, is a female South Korean Taekwondo practitioner. She is a two-time Olympic Champion from 2008 and 2012 Summer Olympics.

  18. Oh Hye-ri

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    Oh Hye-ri
    Born in
    South Korea Flag South Korea
    Years
    1988-.. (age 33)
    Occupations
    taekwondo athlete
    Biography

    Oh Hye-ri is a South Korean taekwondo athlete.

  19. Kim Jung-Hwan

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    Kim Jung-Hwan
    Born in
    South Korea Flag South Korea
    Years
    1983-.. (age 38)
    Occupations
    fencer
    Biography

    Kim Jung-hwan is a South Korean right-handed sabre fencer, six-time team Asian champion, two-time individual Asian champion, two-time team world champion, 2018 individual world champion, 2016 individual Olympic bronze medalist, and 2012 team Olympic champion.

  20. Choi Byung-Chul

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    Choi Byung-Chul
    Born in
    South Korea Flag South Korea
    Years
    1981-.. (age 40)
    Occupations
    fencer
    Biography

    Choi Byung-Chul is a South Korean foil fencer.

  21. Choi Heung-chul

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    Choi Heung-chul
    Born in
    South Korea Flag South Korea
    Years
    1981-.. (age 40)
    Occupations
    ski jumper
    Biography

    Choi Heung-chul is a South Korean ski jumper who has competed since 1997. Competing in six Winter Olympics, he earned his best finish of eighth in the team large hill event at Salt Lake City in 2002 and had his best individual finish of 30th in the individual normal hill event at those same games

  22. Choi Seo-u

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    Choi Seo-u
    Born in
    South Korea Flag South Korea
    Years
    1982-.. (age 39)
    Occupations
    ski jumper
    Biography

    Choi Seou is a South Korean ski jumper who has been competing since 1998. Competing in four Winter Olympics, he earned his best finish of eighth in the team large hill event at Salt Lake City in 2002 Winter Olympics and his best individual finish of 34th in the individual normal hill event at those same games.

  23. Jung Ji-Hyun

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    Jung Ji-Hyun
    Born in
    South Korea Flag South Korea
    Years
    1983-.. (age 38)
    Biography

    Jung Ji-hyun is a South Korean wrestler who won a gold medal at the 2004 Olympics.

  24. Kim So-hui

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    Kim So-hui
    Born in
    South Korea Flag South Korea
    Years
    1994-.. (age 27)
    Occupations
    taekwondo athlete
    Biography

    Kim So-hui is a South Korean taekwondo practitioner. In 2016, she is ranked 10th by the World Taekwondo Federation.

  25. Kang Chil-ku

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    Kang Chil-ku
    Born in
    South Korea Flag South Korea
    Years
    1984-.. (age 37)
    Occupations
    ski jumperski jumping coach
    Biography

    Kang Chil-ku, also spelled Kang Chil-gu, is a South Korean ski jumper who has competed since 2001. He finished eighth in the team large hill and 46th in the individual normal hill events at the 2002 Winter Olympics in Salt Lake City.

  26. Jeon Hee-sook

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    Jeon Hee-sook
    Born in
    South Korea Flag South Korea
    Years
    1984-.. (age 37)
    Occupations
    fencer
    Biography

    Jeon Hee-sook is a South Korean foil fencer.

  27. Choi Jae-woo

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    Choi Jae-woo
    Born in
    South Korea Flag South Korea
    Years
    1994-.. (age 27)
    Occupations
    freestyle skier
    Biography

    Choi Jae-woo is a South Korean freestyle skier. He competed at the 2014 Winter Olympics.

  28. An Han-Bong

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    An Han-Bong
    Born in
    South Korea Flag South Korea
    Years
    1968-.. (age 53)
    Biography

    An Han-bong is a retired South Korean Greco-Roman wrestler.

  29. Park Kyoung-doo

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    Park Kyoung-doo
    Born in
    South Korea Flag South Korea
    Years
    1984-.. (age 37)
    Occupations
    fencer
    Biography

    Park Kyoung-doo is a South Korean right-handed épée fencer, four-time team Asian champion, 2016 individual Asian champion, and two-time Olympian.

  30. Kim Cheol-min

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    Kim Cheol-min
    Born in
    South Korea Flag South Korea
    Years
    1992-.. (age 29)
    Occupations
    speed skatershort track speed skater
    Biography

    Kim Cheol-min is a South Korean speed skater.

  31. Lee Kyoung-Hoon

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    Lee Kyoung-Hoon
    Born in
    South Korea Flag South Korea
    Years
    1991-.. (age 30)
    Occupations
    golfer
    Biography

    Lee Kyoung-hoon, also known as K. H. Lee, is a South Korean professional golfer who plays on the PGA Tour. He won the 2021 AT&T Byron Nelson.

  32. Gwon Han-na

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    Gwon Han-na
    Born in
    South Korea Flag South Korea
    Years
    1989-.. (age 32)
    Occupations
    handball player
    Biography

    Gwon Han-Na is a South Korean handball player for Busan and the South Korean national team.

  33. Park Je-un

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    Park Je-un
    Years
    1993-.. (age 28)
    Occupations
    Nordic combined skierski jumper
    Biography

    Park Je-un is a South Korean Nordic combined skier who competes internationally.

  34. Kim Kun-Woo

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    Kim Kun-Woo
    Born in
    South Korea Flag South Korea
    Years
    1980-.. (age 41)
    Occupations
    athletics competitor
    Biography

    Kim Kun-Woo is a South Korean track and field athlete who competes in the decathlon. He is a two-time Asian Games medallist in the event (2006 and 2010), as well having won medals at the Asian Athletics Championships and East Asian Games.

  35. Jung Gil-ok

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    Jung Gil-ok
    Born in
    South Korea Flag South Korea
    Years
    1980-.. (age 41)
    Occupations
    fencer
    Biography

    Jung Gil-Ok is a South Korean foil fencer.

  36. Kim Ho-jun

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    Kim Ho-jun
    Years
    1990-.. (age 31)
    Occupations
    snowboarder
    Biography

    Kim Ho-jun is a South Korean snowboarder. He is a participant at the 2014 Winter Olympics in Sochi.

  37. Choi Su-min

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    Choi Su-min
    Years
    1990-.. (age 31)
    Occupations
    handball player
    Biography

    Choi Su-min is a South Korean handball player for Seoul City and the South Korean Republic national team.

  38. Park Jae-Myong

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    Park Jae-Myong
    Born in
    South Korea Flag South Korea
    Years
    1981-.. (age 40)
    Occupations
    athletics competitor
    Biography

    Park Jae-Myong is a South Korean javelin thrower. His personal best throw is 83.99 metres, achieved in March 2004 in Wellington. This is the current South Korean record.

  39. Moon Kyeong-ha

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    Moon Kyeong-ha
    Years
    1980-.. (age 41)
    Occupations
    handball player
    Biography

    Moon Kyeong-Ha is a South Korean handball player who competed in the 2000 Summer Olympics, the 2004 Summer Olympics and the 2012 Summer Olympics.

  40. Jun Woong-tae

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    Jun Woong-tae
    Born in
    South Korea Flag South Korea
    Years
    1995-.. (age 26)
    Occupations
    modern pentathlete
    Biography

    Jun Woong-tae is a South Korean modern pentathlete. He competed at the 2016 Summer Olympics in Rio de Janeiro, in the men's event.

  41. Lee Ji-hun

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    Lee Ji-hun
    Years
    1995-.. (age 26)
    Occupations
    modern pentathletepentathlete
    Biography

    Lee Ji-hun is a South Korean modern pentathlete. In 2018, he won the silver medal in the men's event at the 2018 Asian Games held in Jakarta, Indonesia.