Yun Chol Om North Korea

Key Facts

Country

Competed in

Date of birth

18 Nov 1991

Height

1.52m

Weight

56kg

Medals

London 2012
Gold Silver Bronze
1 0 0

Sport Guides

WEIGHTLIFTING

Yun Chol Om Surprise gold for North Korean Om

Unfancied North Korean Yun Chol Om wins the men's 56kg weightlifting gold after a equalling the world record for the clean and jerk.

29 Jul 12

Sarah Menezes London 2012 digest - Day Two

Men's Singles

29 Jul 12

A round-up of the latest news, views and gossip from the 2012 Olympic Games in London.

Results for Yun Chol Om

Date Event Rank Mark
29 Jul Men's 56kg Group B 1 OR 293 kg

Head to Head

Yun Chol Om vs Chol Bom Sin

Yun Chol Om

Yun Chol Om North Korea flag

London 2012 medals

1

London 2012 appearances

1

London 2012 results (kg)

293 Men's 56kg

Height

1.52m (5'0")

Weight

56kg

Age

23

Chol Bom Sin

Chol Bom Sin North Korea flag

London 2012 medals

0

London 2012 appearances

1

London 2012 results (kg)

258 Men's 56kg

Height

1.52m (5'0")

Weight

56kg

Age

25

View the London 2012 medallist table