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Caiping YANG
Sport Open Water Swimming
NOC China   
GenderWomen
Born29 Dec 1999
 Human Interest 
Further Personal Information
Residence
China
Occupation
Athlete, Student
Languages
Mandarin
Higher education
Physical Education - Shandong University: Jinan, CHN
Sport Specific Information
When and where did you begin this sport?
She began training in the sport in 2008 with coach Cong Jingjing at a swimming school in Yantai, People's Republic of China.
Club / Team
Shandong: China
Name of coach
Chen Weiran [club], CHN; Pan Yang [club], CHN
General Interest
Awards and honours
In 2017 she was named an Elite Athlete of National Class by the General Administration of Sport of China. (sport.gov.cn, 31 May 2017)
Other sports
She competed in open water swimming at the 2018 World Junior Championships in Eilat, Israel. (SportsDeskOnline, 10 Aug 2019)

 Competition Highlights
World Cup
Rank Year Venue Event Result
5 2019 Jinan, CHN 400m Freestyle 4:13.31
5 2019 Jinan, CHN 200m Freestyle 2:00.26
5 2019 Jinan, CHN 800m Freestyle 8:46.99
3 2019 Jinan, CHN 4 x 100m Freestyle Relay 3:37.16
3 2019 Jinan, CHN 4 x 100m Medley Relay 4:02.24
32 2018   Overall Ranking  
8 2018 Beijing, CHN 200m Freestyle 1:56.87
1 2018 Beijing, CHN 800m Freestyle 8:29.05
5 2018 Beijing, CHN 400m Freestyle 4:07.66
4 2017 Beijing, CHN 400m Freestyle 4:03.51
World Series
Rank Year Venue Event Result
61 2018   10km  
23 2018 Beau Vallon, SEY 10km 2:02:22.90