Hin Chung Lam Hong Kong

Key Facts

Country

Competed in

Date of birth

04 Nov 1986

Height

1.85m

Weight

74kg

Medals

London 2012
Gold Silver Bronze
0 0 0

Sport Guides

FENCING

Hin Chung Lam competed in FENCING

Did you know?

  • Three types of weapon are used in Olympic fencing - the foil, epee and sabre.
  • Point scoring varies from weapon to weapon but all 10 fencing competitions use a knock-out format.
  • Individual fencing bouts last for three rounds of three minutes each, or until one fencer has scored 15 hits against their opponent.
  • In the team events, teams of three fencers compete against their opponents over a series of nine bouts, with the aim of accumulating a maximum of 45 hits.
  • Between 1932 and 1960, Hungarian fencer Aladar Gerevich won a phenomenal six consecutive gold medals - a feat no other Olympian has managed.

Appearances for Hin Chung Lam

Date Event Won
29 Jul Men's Individual Sabre Round of 64, Bout 2

Head to Head

Hin Chung Lam vs James Honeybone

Hin Chung Lam

Hin Chung Lam Hong Kong flag

London 2012 medals

0

London 2012 appearances

1

Height

1.85m (6'1")

Weight

74kg

Age

27

James Honeybone

James Honeybone Great Britain & N. Ireland flag

London 2012 medals

0

London 2012 appearances

1

Height

1.92m (6'4")

Weight

81kg

Age

23

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