Eun Sook Choi South Korea

Key Facts

Country

Competed in

Date of birth

28 Feb 1986

Height

1.69m

Weight

62kg

Medals

London 2012
Gold Silver Bronze
0 1 0

Sport Guides

FENCING

Eun Sook Choi 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 Eun Sook Choi

Date Event Won
4 Aug Women's Team Epee Gold Medal Match silver
4 Aug Women's Team Epee Semi-finals, Bout 1 Won
4 Aug Women's Team Epee Quarter-finals, Bout 1 Won

Head to Head

Eun Sook Choi vs Injeong Choi

Eun Sook Choi

Eun Sook Choi South Korea flag

London 2012 medals

1

London 2012 appearances

3

Height

1.69m (5'7")

Weight

62kg

Age

30

Injeong Choi

Injeong Choi South Korea flag

London 2012 medals

1

London 2012 appearances

5

Height

1.72m (5'8")

Weight

55kg

Age

26

View the London 2012 medallist table