View Full Version : hi ! everybody !! I'm from south korea !

power cell
12-14-2008, 07:16 AM
i'm so happy to know "wanna be big"

i'm a south korean

have you ever heard about korea powerlifting or korean powerlifter ?

a few koreans enjoy powerlifting very seriously in south korea

can i introduce some korean powerlifters ??

Ryan Hale
12-14-2008, 09:05 AM

I spent 18 months in Chun Chon Korea,you know that area? But was all over the northern area to the 38th par.

Welcome to the site.

Ryan Hale

power cell
12-14-2008, 09:32 AM
hi ! Ryan Hale
happy to meet you !
I know chun chon.
beautiful city !! and famous for chicken cook. you know that ?
can you speak korean ?

12-14-2008, 10:57 AM
Welcome aboard man, tell us about yourself, how you train, what are your best lifts ?

12-14-2008, 02:24 PM
Hey did you say you are from South Korea? Do you know Bisu, Stork, or Best? Will you teach me Protoss?

And welcome I want to hear your best lifts myself.

12-14-2008, 04:41 PM
Always cool to see powerlifters from all over! Looking forward to hearing more about you.

Eric Downey
12-14-2008, 05:49 PM
welcome bro

12-14-2008, 08:37 PM
Hey did you say you are from South Korea? Do you know Bisu, Stork, or Best? Will you teach me Protoss?

And welcome I want to hear your best lifts myself.

lol, I only got the starcraft reference though.

12-14-2008, 10:47 PM
Those names are pro players too that play protoss. I figured his eyes would light up when I mentioned them because that is the biggest sport in south korea and they have about 3 channels of just that game.

power cell
12-14-2008, 11:12 PM
pro baseball is very popular sports in south korea .

some koreans are playing in MLB. (chan ho park is korean)

12-14-2008, 11:59 PM
Hey PC,

I'm relatively new to this forum but I am a Korean American Powerlifter...was born here. Tell us more about yourself. What is your weight class, what are your lifts and which federation do you lift in So. Korea?

12-15-2008, 12:03 AM
Oops, my bad, I saw your other thread on your lifts PC. What fed do you lift in Korea? I remember seeing Korea in one of the IPF's nation as being represented.

power cell
12-15-2008, 07:35 AM
rager2500 ! OOPS ! very happy to meet you !
korea is one of the IPF's nation. the president name is "young hun cho"
asian powerlifting game was hosted in korea 3 times. powerlifting is not popular in korea.so a few lifters are there.
i know all korean powerlifters. "ju ick jang" is one of them. he is awesome powerlifter in korea !!!
he defeated diabetes mellitus !! he is legend in korea !!
i'm gonna tell you about him more as soon as possible !!

do you know andrew kim ? he is a korean too.
i 've heard he is powerlifting RAW UNITY federation in usa ...

please, tell me how many koean americans do powerlifting in usa !!

12-15-2008, 04:37 PM

I dont know of any Korean Powerlifters bro. I lift in USAPL and USPF for the last 13 years. What kind of numbers are these guys you are mentioning putting up? I've never heard of either one you mentioned.

power cell
12-15-2008, 10:34 PM
thanks for your reply . rager 2500 !

power cell
12-15-2008, 10:37 PM
i'm only AM powerlifter in korea.
only powerlifting mania ..not PRO.

power cell
12-15-2008, 11:16 PM
Here is training footage of korean powerlifter "ju ick jang" !