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Esther QIN
Sport Diving
NOC Australia   
GenderWomen
Born18 Nov 1991 in Liuzhou, CHN
Height1.67 m
 Human Interest 
Further Personal Information
Occupation
Athlete
Languages
English, Mandarin
Higher education
Communications - Royal Melbourne Institute of Technology [RMIT]: Australia
Sport Specific Information
When and where did you begin this sport?
She began diving at age 12 in Beijing, People's Republic of China.
Club / Team
New South Wales Institute of Sport [NSWIS]: Sydney, NSW, AUS
Name of coach
Chava Sobrino [club], MEX
General Interest
Nicknames
Esthy (gc2018.com, 11 Apr 2018)
Hobbies
Shopping. (gc2018.com, 11 Apr 2018)
Most influential person in career
Coach Chava Sobrino. (gc2018.com, 11 Apr 2018)
Hero / Idol
Chinese diver Guo Jingjing. (gc2018.com, 11 Apr 2018)
Superstitions / Rituals / Beliefs
She listens to music prior to diving in order to help her focus. (gc2018.com, 11 Apr 2018)
Awards and honours
In 2019 she was named Female Diver of the Year by Diving Australia. (diving.org.au, 13 Jun 2019)
Ambitions
To win a medal at the Olympic Games. (gc2018.com, 11 Apr 2018)
Other information
OTHER STUDIES
She has studied commerce at Western Sydney University and translation at Macquarie University in Australia. (gc2018.com, 11 Apr 2018)

MOVE TO AUSTRALIA
In 2009 her family relocated from the People's Republic of China after her father got a job as a chef in Australia. (CulturalPulseAU YouTube channel, 27 May 2019; smh.com.au, 03 Aug 2014)

 Competition Highlights
Olympic Games
Rank Year Venue Event Result
12 2021 Tokyo, JPN 3m Springboard 261.95 
6 2016 Rio de Janeiro, BRA 3m Springboard 344.10
World Championships
Rank Year Venue Event Result
Preliminary Round 2022 Budapest, HUN 1m Springboard 243.20
Preliminary Round 2019 Gwangju, KOR 1m Springboard 225.55
6 2019 Gwangju, KOR 3m Springboard 302.85
7 2017 Budapest, HUN 1m Springboard 281.20
5 2017 Budapest, HUN 3m Springboard Synchro 282.00
5 2015 Kazan, RUS 1m Springboard 280.50
4 2015 Kazan, RUS 3m Springboard 347.20
3 2015 Kazan, RUS 3m Springboard Synchro 304.20
Grand Prix
Rank Year Venue Event Result
2 2019 Calgary, AB, CAN 3m Springboard 325.95
2 2019 Calgary, AB, CAN 3m Springboard Synchro 270.00
23 2019 Mission Viejo, CA, USA 3m Springboard 202.95
4 2019 Mission Viejo, CA, USA 3m Springboard Synchro 280.80
1 2018 Gold Coast, QLD, AUS 3m Springboard Synchro 263.70
5 2017 Gold Coast, QLD, AUS 3m Springboard Synchro 212.10
2 2015 Gold Coast, QLD, AUS 3m Springboard 319.55
2 2015 Gold Coast, QLD, AUS 3m Springboard Synchro 287.70
1 2015 Gold Coast, QLD, AUS 3m Springboard Synchro 310.80
16 2015 León, MEX 3m Springboard 247.70
2 2015 León, MEX 3m Springboard Synchro 290.40
9 2014   3m Springboard  
8 2014 Guanajuato, MEX 3m Springboard 256.65
3 2014 Guanajuato, MEX 3m Springboard Synchro 284.70
7 2014 Rostock, GER 3m Springboard 264.30
6 2014 Rostock, GER 3m Springboard Synchro 270.60
6 2014 San Juan, PUR 3m Springboard 253.00
2 2014 San Juan, PUR 3m Springboard Synchro 263.70
World Series
Rank Year Venue Event Result
4 2020   3m Springboard  
4 2020 Montreal, QC, CAN 3m Springboard 317.10
5 2018   3m Springboard  
4 2018 Beijing, CHN 3m Springboard 327.60
2 2018 Beijing, CHN 3m Springboard Synchro 297.60
8 2018 Fuji, JPN 3m Springboard 288.40
2 2018 Fuji, JPN 3m Springboard Synchro 294.60
4 2018 Kazan, RUS 3m Springboard 329.25
4 2018 Kazan, RUS 3m Springboard Synchro 285.00
11 2018 Montreal, QC, CAN 3m Springboard 262.20
3 2018 Montreal, QC, CAN 3m Springboard Synchro 295.80
6 2017   3m Springboard  
6 2017 Beijing, CHN 3m Springboard 310.80
5 2017 Guangzhou, CHN 3m Springboard 322.50
9 2017 Kazan, RUS 3m Springboard 268.35
6 2017 Kazan, RUS 3m Springboard Synchro 283.80
3 2017 Kazan, RUS 3m Springboard Synchro 289.80
7 2017 Windsor, ON, CAN 3m Springboard 309.25
3 2017 Windsor, ON, CAN 3m Springboard Synchro 299.70
13 2016   3m Springboard  
10 2016 Beijing, CHN 3m Springboard 286.70
11 2016 Dubai, UAE 3m Springboard 309.60
6 2016 Dubai, UAE 3m Springboard Synchro 270.90
11 2016 Kazan, RUS 3m Springboard 241.50
5 2016 Kazan, RUS 3m Springboard Synchro 273.90
9 2016 Windsor, ON, CAN 3m Springboard 323.10
11 2015   3m Springboard  
6 2015 Mérida, MEX 3m Springboard 294.60
2 2015 Mérida, MEX 3m Springboard Synchro 314.70
2 2015 Windsor, ON, CAN 3m Springboard Synchro 302.10
5 2015 Windsor, ON, CAN 3m Springboard 333.65