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North Korea Weightlifting at the 2016 Rio de Janeiro Summer Games

PRK North Korea at the 2016 Summer Games: Previous Summer Games

Host City: Rio de Janeiro, Brazil
Date Started: August 7, 2016
Date Finished: August 7, 2016

Events for North Korea: 6
Participants for North Korea: 7 (4 men and 3 women)
Youngest Participant for North Korea: Kwon Yong-Gwang (20 years, 209 days)
Oldest Participant for North Korea: Kim Myong-Hyok (25 years, 250 days)
Most Medals for North Korea (Athlete): 4 athletes with 1 medal

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Men's Bantamweight

Athlete Age Event Rank Medal
Om Yun-Chol 24 Men's Bantamweight 2 Silver

Men's Lightweight

Athlete Age Event Rank Medal
Kwon Yong-Gwang 20 Men's Lightweight 13
Kim Myong-Hyok 25 Men's Lightweight AC

Men's Middleweight

Athlete Age Event Rank Medal
Choe Jon-Wi 23 Men's Middleweight 8

Women's Middleweight

Athlete Age Event Rank Medal
Choe Hyo-Sim 22 Women's Middleweight 2 Silver

Women's Heavyweight

Athlete Age Event Rank Medal
Rim Jong-Sim 23 Women's Heavyweight 1 Gold

Women's Super-Heavyweight

Athlete Age Event Rank Medal
Kim Kuk-Hyang 23 Women's Super-Heavyweight 2 Silver