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Biography: Choi Jae-bong is a South Korean speed skater who was born on 19 June, 1980 in South Korea. He is a two-time Olympic medalist, having won a silver medal in the 500 m event at the 2006 Winter Olympics in Turin, Italy, and a bronze medal in the 1000 m event at the 2010 Winter Olympics in Vancouver, Canada. He is also a four-time World Champion, having won gold medals in the 500 m and 1000 m events at the 2007 World Single Distance Championships in Salt Lake City, USA, and gold medals in the 500 m and 1000 m events at the 2009 World Single Distance Championships in Heerenveen, Netherlands. Age: Choi Jae-bong is 40 years old. Height: He is 5 feet 8 inches (173 cm) tall. Physical Stats: Choi Jae-bong has a slim build and weighs approximately 154 lbs (70 kg). Dating/Affairs: Choi Jae-bong is not known to be in a relationship. Family: Not much is known about Choi Jae-bong's family. Career: Choi Jae-bong began his career as a speed skater in 1998, and has since become one of the most successful speed skaters in the world. He has won numerous medals at the World Single Distance Championships, the World Allround Championships, and the Winter Olympics. He is also a four-time World Champion, having won gold medals in the 500 m and 1000 m events at the 2007 World Single Distance Championships in Salt Lake City, USA, and gold medals in the 500 m and 1000 m events at the 2009 World Single Distance Championships in Heerenveen, Netherlands. Net Worth: Choi Jae-bong's net worth is estimated to be around $1 million.
|43 years old
|19 June, 1980
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Choi Jae-bong Height, Weight & Measurements
At 43 years old, Choi Jae-bong height is 1.76m and Weight 78 kg.
Dating & Relationship status
He is currently single. He is not dating anyone. We don't have much information about He's past relationship and any previous engaged. According to our Database, He has no children.
Choi Jae-bong Net Worth
His net worth has been growing significantly in 2022-2023. So, how much is Choi Jae-bong worth at the age of 43 years old? Choi Jae-bong’s income source is mostly from being a successful Skater. He is from South. We have estimated Choi Jae-bong's net worth , money, salary, income, and assets.
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|$1 Million - $5 Million
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As a senior, during his second Olympic Games, the 2002 Winter Olympics in Salt Lake City he finished 17th at the 500 m, 12th at the 1000 m and 21st at the 1500 m. He also represented South Korea four years later during the 2006 Winter Olympics in Turin. In Italy he finished in his all-time best Olympic result, by becoming 8th at the 500 m. He also became 17th at the 1000 m.
Choi Jae-bong (Korean: 최재봉, Hanja: 崔財鳳, born 19 June 1980) is a South Korean speed skater. He represented his country at the 1998 Winter Olympics in Nagano. At that time he was the holder of the junior World record at 1500 m, set in early December 1997 in Thialf, Heerenveen, where he clocked 1:52.25 to break the record. In Nagano where he finished in 12th position he broke his own world junior record to a new best time of 1:51.47, which was 0.78 of a second faster. He also finished in 29th position at the 5000 m. In November 1998 he broke the junior world record over 500 m into a new time of 36.30 in Calgary and a day later he broke his own 1500 m record again, this time 1:49.71 was his new best time. Due to these records and some other decent results in that same weekend he also broke the junior world record for the small allround classification to 153.689 points. That same season he won the bronze medal at the World Junior Allround Championships and broke another two world records. He set 1:10.87 at the 1000 m in February 1999 and a total of 143.965 points for the sprint classification again in Calgary.