Sailing at the 2002 Asian Games

Sailing was contested at the 2002 Asian Games from October 3 to October 8. Competition took place in various sailing disciplines at the Busan Yachting Center. 15 Gold medals were awarded in the various classes competing, from the Olympic 470 and Mistral to the Junior Optimist, in a regatta that saw very few of the eleven scheduled races not completed for all classes.

Medalists

Men

Event Gold Silver Bronze
Mistral Light Zhou Yuanguo
 China
Arun Homraruen
 Thailand
Ikuo Inoue
 Japan
Mistral Heavy Oka Sulaksana
 Indonesia
Mo Zehai
 China
Motokazu Kenjo
 Japan
Raceboard Light Ok Duck-pil
 South Korea
Gao Chuanwei
 China
Chan King Yin
 Hong Kong
Raceboard Heavy Sun Maochun
 China
Suhaimee Moohammadkasem
 Thailand
Hong A-ram
 South Korea
Optimist Shibuki Iitsuka
 Japan
Zhu Ye
 China
Teo Wee Chin
 Singapore
Laser Kim Ho-kon
 South Korea
Kevin Lim
 Malaysia
Kunio Suzuki
 Japan
420  South Korea
Lee Dong-woo
Park Jong-woo
 Thailand
Damrongsak Vongtim
Sittisak Musikul
 China
Tang Mingfeng
Ma Zhicheng
470  South Korea
Jung Sung-ahn
Kim Dae-young
 Japan
Kazuto Seki
Kenjiro Todoroki
 Singapore
Tan Wearn Haw
Chung Pei Ming

Women

Event Gold Silver Bronze
Mistral Lee Lai Shan
 Hong Kong
Yin Jian
 China
Masako Imai
 Japan
Optimist Xu Lijia
 China
Yoko Kiuchi
 Japan
Sarah Tan
 Singapore
Europe Lu Chunfeng
 China
Maiko Sato
 Japan
Hong Jin-young
 South Korea
420  China
Wang Yan
Song Xiaqun
 South Korea
Kim Suk-kyong
Her Jung-eun
 Singapore
Toh Liying
Joan Huang

Open

Event Gold Silver Bronze
Laser Radial Shen Sheng
 China
Kim Jung-gon
 South Korea
Rajesh Choudhary
 India
OK Dinghy Jin Hong-chul
 South Korea
Nitin Mongia
 India
Veerasit Puangnak
 Thailand
Enterprise  South Korea
Jun Joo-hyun
Jung Kwon
 Pakistan
Shehryar Arshad
Muhammad Riaz
 India
Aashim Mongia
Ramachandran Mahesh

Medal Table

 Rank  Nation Gold Silver Bronze Total
1  China 6 4 1 11
2  South Korea 6 2 2 10
3  Japan 1 3 4 8
4  Hong Kong 1 0 1 2
5  Indonesia 1 0 0 1
6  Thailand 0 3 1 4
7  India 0 1 2 3
8  Malaysia 0 1 0 1
 Pakistan 0 1 0 1
10  Singapore 0 0 4 4
Total 15 15 15 45