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Su-Ji KIM
Sport Diving
NOC Korea   
GenderWomen
Born16 Feb 1998 in Ulsan, KOR
Height1.52 m
 Human Interest 
Further Personal Information
Occupation
Athlete, Student
Languages
Korean
Higher education
Sports Science - University of Ulsan: Korea
Sport Specific Information
When and where did you begin this sport?
She began the sport at age seven.
Why this sport?
She went to a swimming centre to learn swimming but after seeing diving decided to try it instead.
Club / Team
Ulsan Metropolitan City Hall: Korea
Name of coach
Han Ryang-Kyung [club], KOR; Kwon Kyung-Min [national], KOR
International Debut
Year
2011
Competing for
Korea
Tournament
World Cup
General Interest
Hero / Idol
Korean figure skater Kim Yuna. (news1.kr, 29 Oct 2014)
Injuries
She suffered a back injury in April 2018 and was unable to train for four months. (seoul.co.kr, 01 Sep 2018)
Awards and honours
She was given an Excellence Award by the Korea Swimming Federation in 2014. (hg-times.com, 10 Feb 2015)
Ambitions
To compete at the 2020 Olympic Games in Tokyo. (ksilbo.co.kr, 22 Oct 2018)

 Competition Highlights
Olympic Games
Rank Year Venue Event Result
26 2012 London, ENG 10m Platform 215.75 
World Championships
Rank Year Venue Event Result
Preliminary Round 2017 Budapest, HUN 10m Platform 242.10
Preliminary Round 2017 Budapest, HUN 10m Platform Synchro 261.42
24 2015 Kazan, RUS 10m Platform 295.00 
8 2015 Kazan, RUS 1m Springboard 258.50
Preliminary round 2015 Kazan, RUS 3m Springboard 238.60
13 2015 Kazan, RUS 3m Springboard Synchro 252.66 
12 2015 Kazan, RUS 10m Platform Synchro 271.11
Preliminary round 2013 Barcelona, ESP 3m Springboard Synchro 229.74
11 2013 Barcelona, ESP 10m Platform Synchro 259.80
Preliminary round 2013 Barcelona, ESP 10m Platform 235.20
Preliminary round 2013 Barcelona, ESP 3m Springboard 223.20
Grand Prix
Rank Year Venue Event Result
4 2017 Kuala Lumpur, MAS 3m Springboard 298.25
3 2017 Kuala Lumpur, MAS 10m Platform 293.10
3 2017 Kuala Lumpur, MAS 3m Springboard Synchro 268.02
2 2017 Kuala Lumpur, MAS 3m Springboard Synchro 266.34
3 2017 Kuala Lumpur, MAS 10m Platform Synchro 275.10
3 2017 Singapore, SGP 3m Springboard 322.35
1 2017 Singapore, SGP 3m Springboard Synchro 287.52
3 2017 Singapore, SGP 3m Springboard Synchro 272.22
2 2017 Singapore, SGP 10m Platform Synchro 298.71
35 2014   3m Springboard  
8 2014 Gatineau, QC, CAN 3m Springboard 252.80
4 2014 Gatineau, QC, CAN 3m Springboard Synchro 270.09
Asian Games
Rank Year Venue Event Result
3 2018 Jakarta, INA 1m Springboard 265.35
8 2018 Jakarta, INA 3m Springboard 273.20
4 2018 Jakarta, INA 3m Springboard Synchro 268.74
4 2014 Incheon, KOR 1m Springboard 262.70
6 2014 Incheon, KOR 3m Springboard 272.10
4 2014 Incheon, KOR 3m Springboard Synchro 267.63
5 2014 Incheon, KOR 10m Platform Synchro 275.52