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Jeon Byeong-Gwan

Biographical information

Medals OG
Gold 1
Silver 1
Bronze 0
Total 2
TypeCompeted in Olympic Games
SexMale
Full nameJeon•Byeong-Gwan
Used nameJeon•Byeong-Gwan
Name orderOriental
Original name전•병관
Other namesChun Byung-Kwan
Born4 November 1969 in Jinan (KOR)
Measurements155 cm / 56 kg
NOC(s) Republic of Korea

Biography

Chun Byung-Kwan had the following podium finishes at major championships: 2nd in the 1988 Olympics Flyweight class (260.0 kg); 1st in the 1992 Olympics Bantamweight class (287.5 kg); 3rd in the 1990 World Championships Bantamweight class (277.5 kg); 1st in the 1991 World Championships Bantamweight class (295.0 kg); 2nd in the 1995 World Championships Bantamweight class (300.0 kg); 1st in the 1990 Asian Games Bantamweight class; 1st in the 1994 Asian Games Bantamweight class.

Results

Games Discipline (Sport) Event Status Team Pos Details
1988 Summer Olympics Weightlifting Flyweight, Men Olympic 2 Silver Representing Republic of Korea    
1992 Summer Olympics Weightlifting Bantamweight, Men Olympic 1 Gold Representing Republic of Korea    
1996 Summer Olympics Weightlifting Bantamweight, Men Olympic AC Representing Republic of Korea    

Olympic Records

Records may have been broken subsequently during the same competition.
Games Date Sport Event Phase Mark Pos
1988 Summer Olympics 18 September 1988 Weightlifting Flyweight, Men (≤52 kg, Biathlon) Final Standings 252.5 2
1988 Summer Olympics 18 September 1988 Weightlifting Flyweight, Men (≤52 kg, Snatch) Snatch, Lift #2 112.5 AC
1988 Summer Olympics 18 September 1988 Weightlifting Flyweight, Men (≤52 kg, Clean & Jerk) Clean & Jerk, Lift #1 140.0 AC
1988 Summer Olympics 18 September 1988 Weightlifting Flyweight, Men (≤52 kg, Clean & Jerk) Clean & Jerk, Lift #2 147.5 AC
1992 Summer Olympics 27 July 1992 Weightlifting Bantamweight, Men (≤56 kg, Snatch) Snatch, Lift #2 130.0 AC
1992 Summer Olympics 27 July 1992 Weightlifting Bantamweight, Men (≤56 kg, Snatch) Snatch, Lift #3 132.5 AC
1996 Summer Olympics 21 July 1996 Weightlifting Bantamweight, Men (≤59 kg, Snatch) Snatch, Lift #2 135.0 AC

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