kim un guk sets world record in the 62 kg weightlifting class at london 2012
Kim Un Guk produced a huge performance to win the gold medal the mens 62 kg class at the London Olympics.
The 23-year-old broke the world record with his 327 kg total, which was made up of a 153 kg snatch (an Olympic record) and a 174kg clean and jerk. The London crowd couldnt get enough of the cheerful Guk, who beamed a huge smile before each lift and celebrated enthusiastically when he did well.
Here he is at work on his way to winning Olympic gold!