Jun Hwan Cha

Cha Jun Hwan

  • Name: Cha Jun Hwan
  • Native name: 차준환
  • Nationality: South Korean
  • Gender: Male
  • Born: October 21, 2001
  • Age: 22
Cha Jun Hwan is a South Korean figure skater who competes in the men's singles discipline. He was born in Seoul.

He is the 2023 Worlds silver medalist, the 2022 Four Continents champion, the 2018-19 Grand Prix Final bronze medalist, a five-time Grand Prix medalist, a four-time Challenger Series medalist, as well as a seven-time consecutive South Korean national champion (2017-2023). At the junior level, he is the 2016-17 Junior Grand Prix Final bronze medalist and a two-time Junior Grand Prix gold medalist.

He has made various historical records and achievements. He is the first South Korean man in history to win and to medal at the Four Continents Championships as well as the first South Korean man to medal at the World Championships, Grand Prix Final, Grand Prix Series and Junior Grand Prix Final. He is also the first South Korean man to win the Challenger Series and to qualify for the Grand Prix Final. Furthermore, he was not only the youngest man to land a quad jump at a recognized competition but also set a world record for the combined total points as a junior male.

He is a two-time Olympian representing South Korea. He competed as the youngest player in the men's singles at the 2018 Winter Olympics, where he qualified for the free skate in 20 years in South Korean men's singles history and placed the fifteenth which was the highest rank as a South Korean man. He then went on to finish the fifth overall at the 2022 Winter Olympics, breaking his own record and the highest rank in the history of male skater in South Korea.

In addition, he worked as a child actor and featured in commercials and dramas before becoming an elite athlete. He has continuously appeared on a variety of TV shows, ice shows, fashion magazines, public events and advertisements.

(Source: Wikipedia, Olympic.com) Edit Biography
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Year Title # Role Rating
2009 That Fool
Korean Drama, 2009, 16 eps
Han Sang Chul [Young] (Guest Role)
16
Han Sang Chul [Young]
Guest Role
7.6
2009 The Return of Iljimae
Korean Drama, 2009, 24 eps
Il Ji Mae [Young] | Young Yi (Support Role)
24
Il Ji Mae [Young] | Young Yi
Support Role
7.5
2008 When It's at Night
Korean Drama, 2008, 17 eps
Heo Gyun [Child] (Guest Role)
17
Heo Gyun [Child]
Guest Role
7.3
2006 Miracle
Korean Drama, 2006, 4 eps
Woon Hyeok [Jin Min's son] (Support Role)
4
Woon Hyeok [Jin Min's son]
Support Role
8.2
Special
Year Title # Role Rating
2007 Forgetfulness
Korean Special, 2007, 1 eps
Seo Jin Woo [Young] (Support Role)
1
Seo Jin Woo [Young]
Support Role
0.0
2007 Romance Papa
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Ha Neul (Main Role)
1
Ha Neul
Main Role
0.0
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Year Title # Role Rating
2022 2022 SBS Gayo Daejeon: Shoutout
Korean TV Show, 2022, 1 eps
[Performer] (Regular Member)
1
[Performer]
Regular Member
8.1
2022 Midnight Horror Story Season 2
Korean TV Show, 2022, 32 eps
(Ep. 4) (Guest)
32
(Ep. 4)
Guest
8.4
2020 Buddy into the Wild
Korean TV Show, 2020, 148 eps
(Ep. 88-89) (Guest)
148
(Ep. 88-89)
Guest
8.0
2020 Yoo Quiz on the Block Season 3
Korean TV Show, 2020, 162 eps
(Ep. 144) (Guest)
162
(Ep. 144)
Guest
8.0
2019 2 Days & 1 Night Season 4
Korean TV Show, 2019, 260 eps
(Ep. 181-183) (Guest)
260
(Ep. 181-183)
Guest
8.8
2018 Cool Kids
Korean TV Show, 2018, 22 eps
(Ep. 22) (Guest)
22
(Ep. 22)
Guest
7.4
2018 Video Star Season 2
Korean TV Show, 2018, 179 eps
(Ep. 196) (Guest)
179
(Ep. 196)
Guest
7.7
2018 MMTG
Korean TV Show, 2018, 321 eps
(Ep. 234) (Guest)
321
(Ep. 234)
Guest
8.0
2015 King of Mask Singer
Korean TV Show, 2015, 485 eps
[Contestant] (Ep. 261) (Guest)
485
[Contestant] (Ep. 261)
Guest
8.1
2011 Kim Yuna's Kiss & Cry
Korean TV Show, 2011, 14 eps
[Skater] (Regular Member)
14
[Skater]
Regular Member
7.7
2010 Running Man
Korean TV Show, 2010, 740 eps
(Ep. 595-596) (Guest)
740
(Ep. 595-596)
Guest
9.2
2007 Radio Star
Korean TV Show, 2007, 900 eps
(Ep. 783) (Guest)
900
(Ep. 783)
Guest
7.8
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Cha Jun Hwan

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  • First Name: Jun Hwan
  • Family Name: Cha
  • Native name: 차준환
  • Nationality: South Korean
  • Gender: Male
  • Born: October 21, 2001
  • Age: 22

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