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South Korea Athletics at the 1948 London Summer Games

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Host City: London, Great Britain
Date Started: July 30, 1948
Date Finished: August 6, 1948

Events for South Korea: 9
Participants for South Korea: 9 (8 men and 1 woman)
Youngest Participant for South Korea: Choi Yun-Chil (20 years, 20 days)
Oldest Participant for South Korea: Gin Gang-Hwan (31 years, 206 days)
Most Medals for South Korea (Athlete): No medalists

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Men's 800 metres

Athlete Age Event Rank Medal
Lee Yun-Seok Men's 800 metres 6 h1 r1/3

Men's 1,500 metres

Athlete Age Event Rank Medal
Lee Yun-Seok Men's 1,500 metres 9 h4 r1/2

Men's 5,000 metres

Athlete Age Event Rank Medal
Sim Bok-Seok Men's 5,000 metres 10 h2 r1/2

Men's Marathon

Athlete Age Event Rank Medal
Hong Jong-O 23 Men's Marathon 25
Seo Yun-Bok 25 Men's Marathon 27
Choi Yun-Chil 20 Men's Marathon AC

Men's Long Jump

Athlete Age Event Rank Medal
Kim Won-Gwon 29 Men's Long Jump 18 QR

Men's Triple Jump

Athlete Age Event Rank Medal
Kim Won-Gwon 29 Men's Triple Jump 12

Men's Discus Throw

Athlete Age Event Rank Medal
An Yeong-Han 30 Men's Discus Throw AC QR

Men's Hammer Throw

Athlete Age Event Rank Medal
Gin Gang-Hwan 31 Men's Hammer Throw 13

Women's Discus Throw

Athlete Age Event Rank Medal
Pak Bong-Sik Women's Discus Throw 18

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