Jongoh Jin South Korea

Key Facts

Country

Competed in

Date of birth

24 Sep 1979

Height

1.75m

Weight

72kg

Medals

London 2012
Gold Silver Bronze
2 0 0

Top Performances

Sport Guides

SHOOTING

Jongoh Jin competed in SHOOTING

Did you know?

  • Shooting has 15 medal events, divided into three different groups: rifle, pistol and shotgun.
  • In the rifle and pistol competitions, marksmen aim at targets ranging from 10 to 50 metres away.
  • In the shotgun event, competitors shoot at clay targets propelled at a series of different directions and angles.
  • Shooting has been an Olympic sport since the first modern Games in 1896 but the events were very different back then.
  • There was live pigeon shooting in Paris in 1900 and pistol duelling at the unofficial Games six years later - when participants shot at mannequins in frock coats.

Results for Jongoh Jin

Date Event Rank Mark
5 Aug Men's 50m Pistol Finals 1 gold 100.0 pts
5 Aug Men's 50m Pistol Qualification 5 562 pts
28 Jul Men's 10m Air Pistol Finals 1 gold 100.2 pts
28 Jul Men's 10m Air Pistol Qualification 1 588 pts

Head to Head

Jongoh Jin vs Young Rae Choi

Jongoh Jin

Jongoh Jin South Korea flag

London 2012 medals

2

London 2012 appearances

4

London 2012 results (pts)

100.0 Men's 50m Pistol

Height

1.75m (5'9")

Weight

72kg

Age

34

Young Rae Choi

Young Rae Choi South Korea flag

London 2012 medals

1

London 2012 appearances

3

London 2012 results (pts)

92.5 Men's 50m Pistol

Height

1.66m (5'5")

Weight

74kg

Age

32

View the London 2012 medallist table