South Korean handball player who became the first Korean woman to compete at five Olympics events, from 1992 to 2008.
She played in her first Olympics in 1992, and took gold with Team South Korea.
She won a total of four medals in Olympic competition.
Her father died just before the 1996 Olympics and her mother chose to keep the news from her so it wouldn't affect her Olympic performance.
She won gold at the 1992 Olympics, the same year Michael Jordan led the Dream Team to a gold medal in basketball.