Education

Bachelor of Sports Marketing and Master’s in Social Physical Education at Kyonggi University (Republic of Korea)

Sports practiced

Table tennis

Sports career

Olympic Games: Gold medal in 2004; silver medal in 2012; bronze medal in 2008; competed in 2000 – World Championships: Silver medal in 2006 and 2008; bronze medal in 2001, 2004, 2007, 2010 and

2012; competed in 1997, 1999, 2003, 2005, 2009 and 2011 – World Cup: Silver medal in 2007;

competed in 2003, 2004, 2005 and 2008.

National table tennis team member (1997-2012); national team coach (2014); Samsung table tennis team coach (2015-); played for Borussia Düsseldorf (Germany) (2000-2001), Sichuan (People’s Republic of China) (2001), SVS Niederösterreich (Austria) (2005-2007), G.V. Hennebont (France) (2008-2010), TTF Ochsenhausen, (Germany) (2012-2014)

Sports administration

Member of the Athletes’ Commission of the South Korean National Olympic Committee

IOC History

Athletes’ Entourage Commission (2016-)