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Yue LIN
Sport Diving
NOC China   
GenderMen
Born24 Jul 1991 in Chaozhou, CHN
Height1.64 m
Weight 46 kg
 Human Interest 
Further Personal Information
Residence
Beijing, CHN
Occupation
Athlete
Languages
Cantonese, Mandarin
Higher education
Journalism - Renmin University of China: Beijing, CHN
Sport Specific Information
When and where did you begin this sport?
He began gymnastics training at age five. He switched to diving at age eight in Guangzhou, People's Republic of China.
Why this sport?
Diving is popular where he grew up in the province of Guangdong in the People's Republic of China. He was then selected by a coach to take up the sport.
Club / Team
Guangdong Province: Guangzhou, CHN
Name of coach
Liu Ben [national], CHN
General Interest
Memorable sporting achievement
Winning a gold medal in the 10m synchronised platform at the 2008 Olympic Games in Beijing. (Weibo profile, 08 Apr 2017)
Most influential person in career
His family and his coach. (2016.qq.com, 10 Aug 2016)
Hero / Idol
Chinese diver Gao Min. (2016.qq.com, 10 Aug 2016)
Injuries
He cut his foot and required 11 stitches ahead of the 2013 World Championships. (sports.sina.com.cn, 26 Aug 2013)

He was plagued by injuries between 2009 and early 2012. (nbcolympics.com, 13 Jul 2012; chinadaily.com.cn, 13 Jun 2012)
Sporting philosophy / motto
"Work hard to realise your dreams." (Weibo profile, 08 Apr 2017)

 Competition Highlights
Olympic Games
Rank Year Venue Event Result
1 2016 Rio de Janeiro, BRA 10m Platform Synchro 496.98
6 2012 London, ENG 10m Platform 527.30
1 2008 Beijing, CHN 10m Platform Synchro 468.18
World Championships
Rank Year Venue Event Result
1 2015 Kazan, RUS 10m Platform Synchro 495.72
Semifinal 2013 Barcelona, ESP 10m Platform 387.10
1 2009 Rome, ITA 10m Platform Synchro 482.58
3 2007 Melbourne, AUS 10m Platform 513.70
1 2007 Melbourne, AUS 10m Platform Synchro 489.48
Grand Prix
Rank Year Venue Event Result
1 2010 Bolzano, ITA 3m Springboard Synchro 434.58
3 2010 Fort Lauderdale, FL, USA 10m Platform 490.00
2 2010 Fort Lauderdale, FL, USA 10m Platform Synchro 460.83
8 2010 Montreal, QC, CAN 10m Platform 432.15
1 2010 Montreal, QC, CAN 10m Platform Synchro 453.99
16 2009   10m Platform  
2 2009 Shenzhen, CHN 10m Platform 529.70
1 2009 Shenzhen, CHN 10m Platform Synchro 469.68
15 2008   10m Platform  
2 2008 Montreal, CAN 10m Platform Synchro 442.92
1 2008 Shenzhen, CHN 10m Platform 567.25
1 2008 Shenzhen, CHN 10m Platform Synchro 481.32
5 2007   10m Platform  
4 2007 Montreal, CAN 10m Platform 503.90
1 2007 Montreal, CAN 10m Platform Synchro 437.58
1 2007 Rostock, GER 10m Platform 550.10
1 2007 Rostock, GER 10m Platform Synchro 484.56
1 2007 Zhuhai, CHN 10m Platform Synchro 478.23
1 2006   10m Platform  
3 2006 Fort Lauderdale, FL, USA 10m Platform 513.55
1 2006 Fort Lauderdale, FL, USA 10m Platform Synchro 471.42
2 2006 Rostock, GER 10m Platform 491.85
1 2006 Rostock, GER 10m Platform Synchro 478.56
1 2006 Sydney, NSW, AUS 10m Platform 581.15
2 2006 Sydney, NSW, AUS 10m Platform Synchro 448.71
1 2006 Victoria, CAN 10m Platform 531.25
1 2006 Victoria, CAN 10m Platform Synchro 455.16
1 2006 Zhuhai, CHN 10m Platform 555.30
1 2006 Zhuhai, CHN 10m Platform Synchro 450.72
14 2005   10m Platform  
1 2005 Madrid, ESP 10m Platform 480.33
1 2005 Madrid, ESP 10m Platform Synchro 341.52
Asian Games
Rank Year Venue Event Result
1 2014 Incheon, KOR 3m Springboard Synchro 460.86
1 2006 Doha, QAT 10m Platform 551.50
1 2006 Doha, QAT 10m Platform Synchro 473.88
World Series
Rank Year Venue Event Result
1 2016 Beijing, CHN 10m Platform Synchro 477.15
1 2016 Dubai, UAE 10m Platform Synchro 466.50
1 2016 Kazan, RUS 10m Platform Synchro 485.67
1 2016 Windsor, ON, CAN 10m Platform Synchro 482.01
11 2015   10m Platform  
12 2015   3m Springboard  
1 2015 Beijing, CHN 10m Platform Synchro 486.75
1 2015 Dubai, UAE 10m Platform Synchro 484.23
1 2015 Kazan, RUS 10m Platform Synchro 462.78
8 2015 Kazan, RUS 3m Springboard 422.35
5 2015 London, ENG 3m Springboard 480.45
1 2015 London, ENG 10m Platform Synchro 474.84
1 2015 Windsor, ON, CAN 10m Platform Synchro 433.50
2 2015 Windsor, ON, CAN 10m Platform 533.65
1 2015 Windsor, ON, CAN 3m Springboard Synchro 323.70
12 2014   3m Springboard  
2 2014 Beijing, CHN 3m Springboard 494.95
2 2014 Beijing, CHN 3m Springboard Synchro 450.00
1 2014 Beijing, CHN 10m Platform Synchro 466.32
2 2014 Dubai, UAE 3m Springboard Synchro 423.93
1 2014 Dubai, UAE 10m Platform Synchro 475.32
1 2014 Monterrey, MEX 3m Springboard Synchro 442.62
1 2014 Windsor, ON, CAN 3m Springboard Synchro 460.08
1 2014 Windsor, ON, CAN 10m Platform Synchro 486.36
1 2013 Beijing, CHN 10m Platform 555.55
1 2013 Beijing, CHN 10m Platform Synchro 493.47
8 2012   10m Platform  
4 2012   10m Platform Synchro  
1 2012 Moscow, RUS 10m Platform 546.25
4 2012 Moscow, RUS 10m Platform Synchro 433.59
3 2009   10m Platform Synchro  
1 2009 Changzhou, CHN 10m Platform Synchro 484.92
1 2009 Doha, QAT 10m Platform Synchro 468.90
3 2008 Tijuana, MEX 10m Platform 501.10
3 2008 Tijuana, MEX 10m Platform 501.10
2 2008 Tijuana, MEX 10m Platform Synchro 439.50
2 2008 Tijuana, MEX 10m Platform Synchro 439.50
2 2007 Mexico City, MEX 10m Platform 548.10
2 2007 Mexico City, MEX 10m Platform 548.10
1 2007 Mexico City, MEX 10m Platform Synchro 474.72
1 2007 Mexico City, MEX 10m Platform Synchro 474.72
2 2007 Nanjing, CHN 10m Platform 575.70
2 2007 Nanjing, CHN 10m Platform 575.70
1 2007 Nanjing, CHN 10m Platform Synchro 487.80
1 2007 Nanjing, CHN 10m Platform Synchro 487.80
1 2007 Sheffield, ENG 10m Platform 534.90
1 2007 Sheffield, ENG 10m Platform 534.90
1 2007 Sheffield, ENG 10m Platform Synchro 485.64
1 2007 Sheffield, ENG 10m Platform Synchro 485.64