Athlete Profile: Jin Kim Sung
|Date of Birth:||1978-10-05|
|Best Riding Points||1116, Memoriaj Juraja ondra 2003 (SVK) (2003-05-30)||1110|
|Dec 2003||15th||Military World Games CISM MEN (ITA 2), Catania, Italy||Senior||Final|
|Nov 2003||22nd||11th Annual Open Asian Championship (TPE), Kaohslung, Chinese Taipei||Senior||Final|
|Jul 2003||28th||Senior World Championships (ITA) (Men), Pesaro, Italy||Senior||Qualification C|
|May 2003||4th||Memoriaj Juraja ondra 2003 (SVK), Banska Bystrica, Slovakia||Senior||Final|
|May 2003||24th||World Cup Budapest (HUN 1), Budapest, Hungary||Senior||Qualification A|
|Apr 1999||1st||Junior Qualifier World Championships, Tokyo, Japan||Junior||Final|
NewsHungary claim first gold at Worlds with victory in Men’s Relay
Aug 27th Aug, 13
The most successful nation in the history of Modern Pentathlon at the Olympic Games finally had something to cheer about at these World Championships as Bence Demeter, Robert Kasza and Adam Marosi joined forces to win the Men’s 3-Team Member Relay in Taiwan.
Sandoval, Schrimsher and Patte win Men’s Qualification Groups
Aug 22nd Aug, 13
36 Men moved into the Saturday’s Modern Pentathlon Final after 3 tough Qualification Groups were decided today. With the fence having been moved a day forward due to terrible weather conditions caused by Typhoon Trami, today saw the swim and combined events take place with some surprising results showing just how strong the competition is amongst the men.
Reigning Champion Lesun victorious in Group C fence
Aug 21st Aug, 13
With Typhoon Trami forcing the organisers to move the competition indoors on the first day of action at the Modern Pentathlon World Championships, reigning Aleksander Lesun did not waste time in making his mark as the Men’s Qualification Groups were pushed a day forward. The Russian winning Group C fence with panache.
Men’s 2013 World Championships preview
Aug 20th Aug, 13
It has been an enthralling Modern Pentathlon season so far amongst the men, with some brilliant competition making for some unpredictable results in 2013. Now the action is sure to be cranked up another notch as the UIPM World Championships Men’s Qualification stages get underway on Thursday 22 August in Chinese Taipei’s second largest city. The Fengshan Stadium in Kaohsiung will host 85 of the very best pentathletes from around the globe with some scintillating action guaranteed as they seek to write their name in the history books by becoming World Champion this Saturday.
France’s Prades leads Final with just combined to go
Jun 1st Jun, 13
Fledgling French talent Valentin Prades took full advantage of the slip-up but Russia’s Ilia Frolov to top the leaderboard with 3472 points after the ride, which ensures he will start the combined in pole.
El Geziry beats British duo to win swim
Jun 1st Jun, 13
Some sensational times in the pool saw ten athletes record sub-2 mins times in the Men’s World Cup Final swim. Egypt’s Amro El Geziry was the quickest with a time of 1:52:28, just ahead of the pair from Great Britain Jamie Cooke and Joe Evans.
Cooke wins first World Cup Series title with new world record
May 12th May, 13
After placing the fastest time in the pool in the second event of the Men’s Final at World Cup #4 in Budapest, Hungary, Great Britain’s Jamie Cooke recorded a perfect ride to find himself in fourth position overall with just the combined to go. It simply was his day as some sublime shooting, which included a world record, put him on his way to his maiden victory in a World Cup Series event.
Adam Marosi is king of the ride
May 12th May, 13
Punching the air in delight as he recorded a perfect ride around the course, the Hungarian Olympic bronze medallist Adam Marosi, lapped up the applause of the crowd with the knowledge that he was now in the best possible position for a shot at gold with just the combined to go.