North Korea at the
1980 Summer Olympics
Flag of North Korea (1948–1992).svg
IOC codePRK
NOCOlympic Committee of the Democratic People's Republic of Korea
in Moscow
Competitors57 in 8 sports
Medals
Ranked 26th
Gold
0
Silver
3
Bronze
2
Total
5
Summer Olympics appearances (overview)

North Korea competed as the Democratic People's Republic of Korea at the 1980 Summer Olympics in Moscow, USSR.

Medalists

Silver

Bronze

Results by event

Archery

1980 was the second time that North Korea competed in archery in the Olympics. Two women and one man competed.

Women's Individual Competition:

Men's Individual Competition:

Athletics

Marathon: Chun Son-Koh in front of Saint Basil's Cathedral
Marathon: Chun Son-Koh in front of Saint Basil's Cathedral

Men's Marathon

  • Final — 2:20:08 (→ 27th place)
  • Final — 2:21:10 (→ 29th place)
  • Final — 2:22:42 (→ 33rd place)

Boxing

Men's Light Flyweight (48 kg)

Men's Flyweight (51 kg)

Men's Featherweight (57 kg)

Men's Lightweight (60 kg)

Men's Light-Welterweight (63,5 kg)

Wrestling

Men's freestyle 48 kg

Men's freestyle 52 kg

Men's freestyle 57 kg

References