RI Se Gwang
Democratic People's Rep. of Korea
PRK
Title
Mr
Lastname
RI
Firstname
Se Gwang
Gender
male
Country
Democratic People's Rep. of Korea
Place of birth
-
Year of birth
1985 (35 y.o.)
Discipline(s)
Men's Artistic Gymnastics
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Occupation
Athlete
Spoken languages
Korean, Mandarin
Club
April 25 Sports Club [DPR Korea]
Coach
Shin Myong-Su [club], PRK
International senior debut
2003 for DPR Korea (FIG, 07 Apr 2010)
Injuries
He injured his left ankle while competing at the 2014 Asian Games in Incheon, Republic of Korea. (news.163.com,14 Oct 2014)

He sustained an injury to his knee at the 2013 World Championships in Antwerp, Belgium. (news.joins.com, 01 Sep 2014)
Start sporting career
He took up the sport in 1992 at the Mangyongdae Children's Palace in Pyongyang, Democratic People's Republic of Korea. (tongilnews.com, 06 Aug 2016; FIG, 07 Apr 2010)
Awards
In 2015 and 2018 he was named one of the Top 10 Athletes of the Year in the Democratic People's Republic of Korea. (tongilnews.com, 01 Jan 2019, 26 Dec 2015)

He has been presented with the Kim Jong-Il Award in the Democratic People's Republic of Korea. He has also received the Title of the People's Athlete and a Title of the Effort Hero. (sogwang.com, 14 Apr 2018; tongilnews.com, 06 Aug 2016)
Additional information
General
NAMED ELEMENT
The 'Ri Se Gwang' has been added to the Code of Points for vault by the International Gymnastics Federation [FIG]. The element involves backward full-twisting double tucked Tsukahara. (news.chosun.com, 04 Nov 2018; sogwang.com, 14 Apr 2018; fig-gymnastics.com, 01 Jan 2017; tongilnews.com, 06 Aug 2016)

Last update : 2019-09-19

Olympic Games

2016 - Games of the XXXI Olympiad RIO DE JANEIRO (BRA)

All-Around
Rank Final
-
Score Final
-
Rank Qualif.
89
Score Qualif.
15.300 
Vault
Rank Final
1
Score Final
15.691
Rank Qualif.
1
Score Qualif.
15.433
World Championships

2019 - 49th FIG Artistic Gymnastics World Championships STUTTGART (GER)

All-Around
Rank Final
-
Score Final
-
Rank Qualif.
225
Score Qualif.
25.866 
Pommel Horse
Rank Final
-
Score Final
-
Rank Qualif.
114
Score Qualif.
12.033
Vault
Rank Final
-
Score Final
-
Rank Qualif.
23
Score Qualif.
13.766

2018 - 48th FIG Artistic Gymnastics World Championships DOHA (QAT)

All-Around
Rank Final
-
Score Final
-
Rank Qualif.
225
Score Qualif.
27.466 
Floor Exercise
Rank Final
-
Score Final
-
Rank Qualif.
137
Score Qualif.
12.566
Vault
Rank Final
1
Score Final
14.933
Rank Qualif.
1
Score Qualif.
14.966
Team
Rank Final
-
Score Final
-
Rank Qualif.
34
Score Qualif.
226.786

2015 - 46th FIG Artistic Gymnastics World Championships GLASGOW (GBR)

All-Around
Rank Final
-
Score Final
-
Rank Qualif.
243
Score Qualif.
42.649 
Floor Exercise
Rank Final
-
Score Final
-
Rank Qualif.
88
Score Qualif.
13.933
Pommel Horse
Rank Final
-
Score Final
-
Rank Qualif.
123
Score Qualif.
13.200
Vault
Rank Final
1
Score Final
15.450
Rank Qualif.
1
Score Qualif.
15.524

2014 - 45th FIG Artistic Gymnastics World Championships NANNING (CHN)

All-Around
Rank Final
-
Score Final
-
Rank Qualif.
247
Score Qualif.
46.183 
Floor Exercise
Rank Final
-
Score Final
-
Rank Qualif.
252
Score Qualif.
2.033
Pommel Horse
Rank Final
-
Score Final
-
Rank Qualif.
87
Score Qualif.
13.600
Still Rings
Rank Final
-
Score Final
-
Rank Qualif.
22
Score Qualif.
15.150
Vault
Rank Final
1
Score Final
15.416
Rank Qualif.
3
Score Qualif.
15.250
Team
Rank Final
-
Score Final
-
Rank Qualif.
45
Score Qualif.
292.242

2013 - 44th FIG Artistic Gymnastics World Championships ANTWERP (BEL)

All-Around
Rank Final
-
Score Final
-
Rank Qualif.
151
Score Qualif.
28.408 
Still Rings
Rank Final
-
Score Final
-
Rank Qualif.
51
Score Qualif.
14.133
Vault
Rank Final
-
Score Final
-
Rank Qualif.
11
Score Qualif.
14.820

2009 - 41st FIG Artistic Gymnastics World Championships LONDON (GBR)

All-Around
Rank Final
-
Score Final
-
Rank Qualif.
86
Score Qualif.
44.550 
Floor Exercise
Rank Final
-
Score Final
-
Rank Qualif.
112
Score Qualif.
12.675
Still Rings
Rank Final
-
Score Final
-
Rank Qualif.
14
Score Qualif.
15.075
Vault
Rank Final
6
Score Final
15.650
Rank Qualif.
5
Score Qualif.
16.262

2007 - 40th FIG Artistic Gymnastics World Championships STUTTGART (GER)

Vault
Rank Final
3
Score Final
16.387
Rank Qualif.
-
Score Qualif.
-
World / Challenge Cup

2018 - FIG World Cup 2018 DOHA (QAT)

Vault
Rank Final
-
Score Final
-
Rank Qualif.
12
Score Qualif.
13.766

2015 - World Challenge Cup 2015 VARNA (BUL)

Vault
Rank Final
6
Score Final
14.283
Rank Qualif.
4
Score Qualif.
14.350
Multisport Events / Games

2018 - Asian Games XVIII 2018 JAKARTA (INA)

All-Around
Rank Final
-
Score Final
-
Rank Qualif.
71
Score Qualif.
14.200 
Vault
Rank Final
5
Score Final
13.400
Rank Qualif.
6
Score Qualif.
14.025
Team
Rank Final
-
Score Final
-
Rank Qualif.
12
Score Qualif.
223.350

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