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Muhan TANG
Sport Swimming
NOC China   
GenderWomen
Born04 Sep 2003 in Changchun, CHN
 Human Interest 
Further Personal Information
Residence
Shenzhen, CHN
Occupation
Athlete
Languages
Mandarin
Higher education
Physical Education - Shenzhen University: China
Sport Specific Information
When and where did you begin this sport?
She began swimming at age seven.
Why this sport?
She showed talent for the sport when she first learned to swim. While competing at an event in Shenzhen, People's Republic of China, she was scouted by coach Yang Liping, who invited her to train in Shenzhen.
Club / Team
Guangdong Province [CHN] / Shenzhen Swimming Team [CHN]:
Name of coach
Yang Liping [Guangdong, Shenzhen], CHN
General Interest
Hobbies
Journaling. (news.sohu.com, 15 Mar 2022)
Awards and honours
She received the National May 4th Youth medal from the Central Committee of the Communist Youth League in 2022. (Shenzhen Economic Daily Baijiahao page, 31 May 2022)

In 2022 she was named a Top 10 Outstanding Youth of Shenzhen by the Shenzhen city government in the People's Republic of China. (Shenzhen Economic Daily Baijiahao page, 31 May 2022)

She was named the flag bearer of Guangdong Province at the 2021 National Games. (q578.com, 17 Sep 2021)

She received the National May 1st Labour medal from the All-China Federation of Trade Unions in 2021. (tyj.gd.gov.cn, 06 Sep 2021)
Milestones
Alongside teammates Zhang Yufei, Li Bingjie and Yang Junxuan, she was part of the first team representing the People's Republic of China to win gold in the 4x200 freestyle relay, following their victory in the event at the 2020 Olympic Games in Tokyo. (Shenzhen Economic Daily Baijiahao page, 31 May 2022; SportsDeskOnline, 12 Aug 2022)
Ambitions
To compete at the 2024 Olympic Games in Paris. (Xiaoxiang Morning News Baijiahao page, 10 Jun 2022)

 Competition Highlights
Olympic Games
Rank Year Venue Event Result
5 2021 Tokyo, JPN 400m Freestyle 4:04.10
1 2021 Tokyo, JPN 4 x 200m Freestyle Relay 7:40.33
World Championships
Rank Year Venue Event Result
Heats 2022 Budapest, HUN 800m Freestyle 8:39.46
8 2022 Budapest, HUN 400m Freestyle 4:10.70
3 2022 Budapest, HUN 200m Freestyle 1:56.25