Im Dong-Hyun South Korea
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Key Facts

Country

Competed in

Date of birth

12 May 1986

Height

1.84m

Weight

100kg

Medals

London 2012
Gold Silver Bronze
0 0 1

Top Performances

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ARCHERY

Biography

Competed in: ARCHERYArchery

Despite being legally blind in one eye, South Korea's Im has won two Olympic gold medals

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Larry Godfrey Brit Godfrey into archery last 16

Britain's Larry Godfrey eases through to the last 16 of the men's archery with a convincing victory over Juan Rene Serrano.

30 Jul 12

Im Dong-Hyun Secret of Korea's archery success

Women's Team

20 Jul 12

BBC Sport examines why South Korea head into London 2012 as the dominant force in Olympic archery

Im Dong-Hyun, South Korean Olympic archer Dong-Hyun's mixed Olympic Games

Men's Team

22 Mar 12

South Korean archer Im Dong-Hyun can barely read the top of an optician's chart but he hopes to add to his tally of two Olympic golds in London.

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Men's Team

20 Sep 10

South Korean archer Im Dong-Hyun can barely read the top of an optician's chart but he hopes to add to his tally of two Olympic golds in London.

Results for Im Dong-Hyun

Date Event Rank Mark
3 Aug Men's Individual Round of 16
30 Jul Men's Individual Round of 32, 1
30 Jul Men's Individual Round of 64, 1
28 Jul Men's Team Bronze Medal Match bronze
28 Jul Men's Team Semi-finals, 1
28 Jul Men's Team Quarter-finals, 1
27 Jul Men's Team Ranking Round 1 WR 2087
27 Jul Men's Individual Ranking Round 1 WR 699 pts

Head to Head

Im Dong-Hyun vs Larry Godfrey

Im Dong-Hyun

Im Dong-Hyun One to watch South Korea flag

London 2012 medals

1

London 2012 appearances

8

London 2012 results (pts)

Men's Individual

Height

1.84m (6'0")

Weight

100kg

Age

29

Larry Godfrey

Larry Godfrey Great Britain & N. Ireland flag

London 2012 medals

0

London 2012 appearances

6

London 2012 results (pts)

Men's Individual

Height

1.78m (5'10")

Weight

84kg

Age

39

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