주메뉴 바로가기 본문 바로가기



Biographies

Profile

profile
Name KIM Hyunsub
NOC KOR - Korea, Republic of Korea, Republic of Date of Birth 31 MAY 1985
Residence Gender Male
Height 176 cm Weight 61 kg
Discipline Athletics

Athletics

Result
Date Time Event Phase Results
Rank Time Record
28 SEP 2014 08:00 Men's 20km Race Walk Final 3 1:21:37

Competition Highlights

RankEventYearLocationResult
Asian Games
220km Race Walk2006Doha, QAT1:23:12
320km Race Walk2010Guangzhou, CHN1:22:47
Olympic Games
1720km Race Walk2012London, GBR1:21:36
2320km Race Walk2008Beijing, CHN1:22:57
World Championships
620km Race Walk2011Daegu, KOR1:21:17
1020km Race Walk2013Moscow, RUS1:22:50
2020km Race Walk2007Osaka, JPN1:26:51
3420km Race Walk2009Berlin, GER1:27:08
World Race Walking Challenge
120km Race Walk2014Nomi, JPN1:19:24
520km Race Walk2011Taicang, CHN1:20:10
620km Race Walk2011Daegu, KOR1:21:17
1020km Race Walk2013Moscow, RUS1:22:50

Detailed Information

Biography
Occupation Athlete
Higher education Kyungwoon University, Korea
Spouse & Children Wife Shin So-Hyun and Son Kim Min-Jae
Languages Spoken Korean
Club Korea Armed Forces Athletic Corps, Korea
Sporting / famous Relatives His wife Shin So-Hyun is a former athlete. (kado.net, 12 Jan 2012)
International debut 2006 for Korea, Asian Games (Doha) (people.search.naver.com, 05 Sep 2014)
Additional Information Start of sporting career
He started competing in 800m and 1500m while in middle school, but changed to race walking after being encouraged by coaches. (kado.net, 04 Sep 2014)

Ambitions
To win a gold medal at the 2014 Asian Games in Incheon, Korea. (kado.net, 04 Sep 2014)

General
NATIONAL FIRSTS
He was the first Korean athlete to win an Asian Games race walk medal when he took silver at the 2006 Asian Games in Doha, Qatar. He also became the first Korean race walker to finish in the top ten at a world championship, when he did so in 2011. (kado.net , 12 Jan 2012; marathon.pe.kr, 07 Dec 2010)