Jonghyun KIM

Republic of Korea (KOR) nation flag

Gender
Male
Birthday
21.07.1985
Age
34 years 3 months 3 days
Residence
Changwon, KOR
Height
170 cm
Weight
74 kg
Profession
Athlete

Club
Changwon City Hall
Start of competing
1999
Practising shooter since
1998
Personal Coach
Cho, Hyun Jin
National Coach
Cha, Young Chul
Handedness
right
Master Eye
right
Place of birth
Jeonranamdo, KOR
Hometown
Gwangju, KOR
Marital status
single
Events
AR60, FR3X40, FR60PR
Higher education
University
Hobbies
Reading books
Languages
Korean

Current World Rank
9

Latest news about this athlete

Kim pockets 50m Rifle Prone gold at the last shot

Ranked second in the world after his success in Rio de Janeiro, the Korean athlete had never won and ISSF World Cup medal before.

21.05.2017

Kim Jonghyun claims the top of the 3 Positions podium, wins his second Gold in New Delhi

The Korean shooter pockets the 50m Rifle 3 Positions Men Gold medal in the last day of competitions, besting Silver medallist Yuriy Yurkov of Kazakhstan and Bronze medallist Toshikazu Yamashita of Japan.

02.02.2016

South Korea’s Kim Jonghyun grabs the first Gold medal in New Delhi

The Korean shooter shined at the end of a close battle against Thailand’s Attapon Vea Aree and his teammate Kim Hyeonjun, who completed the podium in 2nd and 3rd position, respectively.

27.01.2016

Achievements

Medals

Gold
1
Silver
5
Bronze
1

50m Rifle Prone Men (FR60PR)

Olympic Games

Medals: 1

Silver1
Rio de Janeiro
Score: 628.1, Final: 208.2
2016

World Championships

Participations: 2

Place 131
Munich
Score: 597
2010
Place 321
Changwon
Score: 621.8
2018

World Cup Final

Medals: 1

Bronze1
New Delhi
Score: 626.5, Final: 228.7
2017

World Cup

Medals: 1Rank 8 and better: 3Participations: 8

Gold1
Munich
Score: 628.8, Final: 248.3
2017
Place 51
Baku
Score: 621.0, Final: 144.8
2016
Place 71
Sydney
Score: 594, Final: 102.9
2010
Place 181
Gabala
Score: 624.2
2015
Place 271
Rio de Janeiro
Score: 621.1
2016
Place 411
Fort Benning
Score: 621.5
2015
Place 421
Sydney
Score: 590
2011
Place 451
Munich
Score: 621.3
2016

Asian Championships

Rank 8 and better: 1

Place 71
Doha
Score: 592, Final: 100.3
2012

Asian Games

Rank 8 and better: 1

Guangzhou
Score: 596, Final: 99.6
2010

50m Rifle 3 Positions Men (FR3X40)

Olympic Games

Medals: 1Participations: 2

Silver1
London
Score: 1171, Final: 101.5
2012
Place 161
Rio de Janeiro
Score: 1170
2016

World Championships

Rank 8 and better: 1Participations: 3

Place 61
Munich
Score: 1174, Final: 97.7
2010
Place 291
Changwon
Score: 1171
2018
Place 391
Granada
Score: 1164
2014

World Cup Final

Participations: 1

Place 91
Bangkok
Score: 1155
2012

World Cup

Medals: 1Rank 8 and better: 6Participations: 20

Silver1
Munich
Score: 1180, Final: 455.6
2019
Place 42
Munich
Score: 1176, Final: 97.3
2012
Sydney
Score: 1165, Final: 102.4
2010
Place 72
New Delhi
Score: 1181, Final: 401.1
2019
Changwon
Score: 1179, Final: 404.8
2018
Place 81
Sydney
Score: 1166, Final: 99
2011
Place 102
Gabala
Score: 1172
2017
Rio de Janeiro
Score: 1172
2016
Place 111
Munich
Score: 1174
2011
Place 141
Beijing
Score: 1161
2014
Place 172
Beijing
Score: 1169
2019
Changwon
Score: 1163
2011
Place 211
Munich
Score: 1174
2016
Place 231
Fort Benning
Score: 1167
2015
Place 261
Baku
Score: 1160
2016
Place 412
Gabala
Score: 1163
2015
London
Score: 1142
2012
Place 551
Munich
Score: 1161
2017
Place 571
Munich
Score: 1165
2018
Place 581
Changwon
Score: 1146
2015

Asian Championships

Medals: 1

Silver1
Doha
Score: 1142, Final: 96.3
2012

Asian Games

Medals: 1Rank 8 and better: 2

Guangzhou
Score: 1166, Final: 98.5
2010
Place 71
Incheon
Score: 1170, Final: 399.5
2014

10m Air Rifle Men (AR60)

Olympic Games

Participations: 1

Place 171
London
Score: 593
2012

World Championships

Participations: 1

Place 611
Munich
Score: 589
2010

World Cup

Rank 8 and better: 2Participations: 5

Place 62
Changwon
Score: 597, Final: 101.4
2011
Sydney
Score: 594, Final: 101.6
2010
Place 131
Munich
Score: 596
2012
Place 191
Sydney
Score: 593
2011
Place 371
London
Score: 593
2012

Asian Games

Rank 8 and better: 1

Place 51
Guangzhou
Score: 593, Final: 103.9
2010