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North Korea Summer Sports

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Games: 9 summer games in 9 countries
Events: 99 distinct events in 16 sports

Participants: 325 (172 men and 153 women)
Youngest Participant: Choe Jong-Sil (14 years, 29 days), 1980 Summer Games
Oldest Participant: Pak Jong-Ran (42 years, 144 days), 2008 Summer Games
Most Medals (Athlete): Kye Sun-Hui (3 medals)

16 Sports

Rk Sport From To Participants Men Women Gold Silver Bronze Total Top Medalist(s)
1 Archery 1972 2012 14 1 13
2 Athletics 1972 2012 25 15 10
3 Boxing 1972 2012 21 20 1 2 3 3 8 Li Byong-Uk (2 medals)
4 Cycling 1992 1992 3 0 3
5 Diving 1992 2012 16 4 12
6 Football 1976 2012 46 15 31
7 Gymnastics 1972 2008 39 17 22 2 2 Pae Gil-Su and Hong Un-Jong (1 medal)
8 Judo 1972 2012 26 15 11 2 2 4 8 Kye Sun-Hui (3 medals)
9 Rhythmic Gymnastics 1992 1992 2 0 2
10 Rowing 1972 1972 6 6 0
11 Shooting 1972 2012 30 23 7 1 1 2 Li Ho-Jun and Kim Jong-Su (1 medal)
12 Synchronized Swimming 2000 2012 6 0 6
13 Table Tennis 1992 2012 22 9 13 1 2 3 Li Bun-Hui (2 medals)
14 Volleyball 1972 1972 11 0 11 1 1 11 athletes with 1 medal
15 Weightlifting 1972 2012 36 27 9 4 4 5 13 Kim Myong-Nam and Ri Song-Hui (2 medals)
16 Wrestling 1972 2012 22 20 2 3 2 5 10 Kim Il-Ong (2 medals)