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North Korea Summer Sports

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Games: 10 summer games in 10 countries
Events: 104 distinct events in 16 sports

Participants: 343 (178 men and 165 women)
Youngest Participant: Choe Jong-Sil (14 years, 29 days), 1980 Summer Games
Oldest Participant: Park Yong-Hui (45 years, 349 days), 2016 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 2016 15 1 14
2 Athletics 1972 2016 28 16 12
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 2016 18 4 14
6 Football 1976 2012 46 15 31
7 Gymnastics 1972 2016 40 18 22 3 3 3 athletes with 1 medal
8 Judo 1972 2016 29 16 13 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 2016 31 24 7 1 2 3 3 athletes with 1 medal
12 Synchronized Swimming 2000 2012 6 0 6
13 Table Tennis 1992 2016 23 9 14 1 3 4 Li Bun-Hui (2 medals)
14 Volleyball 1972 1972 11 0 11 1 1 11 athletes with 1 medal
15 Weightlifting 1972 2016 40 29 11 5 7 5 17 4 athletes with 2 medals
16 Wrestling 1972 2016 24 20 4 3 2 5 10 Kim Il-Ong (2 medals)