|birthday||December 6, 1970|
|place of birth||Incheon , South Korea|
|Playing position||Back right|
|Clubs as active|
|from ... to||society|
|South Korea||168 (?)|
|Clubs as coaches|
|from ... to||society|
|2013-2016||South Korea (assistant coach)|
|2018–||Seen Tigers 1st League|
Status: National team November 7, 2007
Cho Chi-hyo (born December 6, 1970 in Incheon , South Korea ) is a former Korean handball player . The left-hander played, among other things, in the handball Bundesliga at HBW Balingen-Weilstetten on the right backcourt position .
In Switzerland, Cho began his European handball career in 1995 with Pfadi Winterthur . After nine very successful years, including six championship titles, he moved to the Kadetten Schaffhausen for two years . From there he went to Wacker Thun . Before moving to the handball Bundesliga for the first time after just one year at HBW Balingen-Weilstetten , for which he played until 2009.
After Cho was no longer active, he made his comeback for Pfadi Winterthur in May 2012. In the 2012/13 season Cho ran for the Lakes Tigers, where he worked as a player-coach from fall 2012. He then became an assistant coach of the South Korean women's national team .
The 1.94 m long Cho is married and has three daughters.
- 8 × Swiss champions (1996, 1997, 1998, 2002, 2003, 2004, 2005 and 2006)
- 3 × Swiss Cup winners (1998, 2003 and 2005)
- 1 × Swiss Supercup (2005)
- four participations in world championships (1990, 1993, 1995 and 1997)
- 3 × Olympic Games (1992, 2000 and 2008)
- Cho Chi-hyo in the Sports-Reference database (English; archived from the original )
- Cho Chi-hyo in the database of the European Handball Federation (English)
- Chi-hyo Cho at handball-hall-of-fame.ch
- HBW Balingen-Weilstetten, Chi-Hyo Cho ( Memento from August 4, 2008 in the Internet Archive )
- news.ch of March 3, 2006, Chi-Hyo Cho zu Wacker Thun
- sport1.ch of February 6, 2007, also Chi-Hyo Cho in the Bundesliga ( page no longer available , search in web archives ) Info: The link was automatically marked as defective. Please check the link according to the instructions and then remove this notice.
- landbote.ch: “Maybe I'll come home to Winterthur” , accessed on April 6, 2017
- handzone.net, Chi-Hyo Cho ( Memento from October 31, 2007 in the Internet Archive )
- Page no longer available , search in web archives: Kadetten Schaffhausen, Chi-Hyo Cho
|BRIEF DESCRIPTION||Korean handball player and coach|
|DATE OF BIRTH||December 6, 1970|
|PLACE OF BIRTH||Incheon|