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Name  Pak Hyon-suk

Role  Olympic athlete
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Olympic medals  Weightlifting at the 2008 Summer Olympics – Women's 63 kg

Olympic Gold Medalist of the DPRK


Pak Hyon-Suk (Chosŏn'gŭl: 박현숙; [pak̚ hjʌn.suk̚] or [pa.kʰjʌn.suk̚]; born August 4, 1985) is a female weightlifter from North Korea.

She ranked 6th in the Woman's 58 kg category at the 2004 Summer Olympics, lifting 217.5 kg in total.

At the 2007 World Weightlifting Championships she won the bronze medal in the 63 kg category with a total of 228 kg.

She won the gold medal in the 63 kg category at the 2008 Summer Olympics, with 241 kg in total.

Upon receiving her gold medal, she obtained a warm reception back in her home country and from the KCNA.

Pak represents the Amnokgang Sports Team.

References

Pak Hyon-suk Wikipedia


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