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Tingmao SHI
Sport Diving
NOC China   
GenderWomen
Born31 Aug 1991 in Chongqing, CHN
Height1.59 m
Weight 52 kg
 Human Interest 
Further Personal Information
Occupation
Athlete
Languages
Mandarin
Higher education
Sport Studies - Southwestern University: Chongqing, CHN
Sport Specific Information
When and where did you begin this sport?
She began professional training in 2003 in Chongqing, People's Republic of China.
Why this sport?
She was noticed by a gymnastics coach when she was in kindergarten and then she turned to diving after practising gymnastics for five years.
Name of coach
Liu Ben [club], CHN
International Debut
Year
2010
Competing for
China
Tournament
Asian Games
Location
Guangzhou, CHN
General Interest
Memorable sporting achievement
Winning two gold medals at the 2015 World Championships in Kazan, Russian Federation. (sports.163.com, 16 Aug 2015)
Most influential person in career
Her coach Liu Ben. (cq.qq.com, 26 Aug 2013)
Hero / Idol
Chinese divers Guo Jingjing and He Zi. (roll.sohu.com, 06 Mar 2012; sports.163.com, 25 Dec 2014)
Injuries
She has suffered from shoulder injuries during her career. (cq.qq.com, 26 Aug 2013)
Awards and honours
She was named the Female Diver of the Year in 2015 and 2016 by the International Swimming Federation [FINA]. (fina.org, 19 Mar 2016; 04 Dec 2016)

She was received the Sports Medal of Honour in 2010 from the Chinese General Administration of Sport. (cq.cqnews.net, 12 Jan 2012)
Other information
NATIONAL FIRST
In 2011 she became the first Chinese diver to become world champion without being part of the national team's training programme. Her training prior to the 2011 World Championships in Shanghai, People's Republic of China had been done at her local club. (news.163.com, 24 Oct 2012)

NAME CHANGE
Her father changed her name from Shi Tingting at age nine. He removed the second 'ting' as in Chinese it means stagnation. He added 'mao' on the end of her name as it is an uncommon word that means hard work. (sports.qq.com, 23 Nov 2009)

 Competition Highlights
Olympic Games
Rank Year Venue Event Result
1 2016 Rio de Janeiro, BRA 3m Springboard 406.05 
1 2016 Rio de Janeiro, BRA 3m Springboard Synchro 345.60 
World Championships
Rank Year Venue Event Result
2 2015 Kazan, RUS 1m Springboard 309.20
1 2015 Kazan, RUS 3m Springboard 383.55
1 2015 Kazan, RUS 3m Springboard Synchro 351.30
1 2013 Barcelona, ESP 3m Springboard Synchro 338.40
1 2011 Shanghai, CHN 1m Springboard 318.65
Grand Prix
Rank Year Venue Event Result
11 2011   3m Springboard  
1 2011 Rostock, GER 3m Springboard 369.90
4 2010   3m Springboard 331.65
Asian Games
Rank Year Venue Event Result
1 2014 Incheon, KOR 1m Springboard 308.45
1 2014 Incheon, KOR 3m Springboard Synchro 318.60
2 2010 Guangzhou, CHN 3m Springboard 359.90
1 2010 Guangzhou, CHN 3m Springboard Synchro 315.60
World Series
Rank Year Venue Event Result
1 2017   3m Springboard  
1 2017 Beijing, CHN 3m Springboard 391.05
1 2017 Beijing, CHN 3m Springboard Synchro 319.20
1 2017 Guangzhou, CHN 3m Springboard 395.40
1 2017 Guangzhou, CHN 3m Springboard Synchro 345.00
1 2017 Kazan, RUS 3m Springboard 381.90
1 2017 Kazan, RUS 3m Springboard Synchro 321.90
1 2016   3m Springboard  
1 2016 Beijing, CHN 3m Springboard 348.10
1 2016 Dubai, UAE 3m Springboard 392.25
4 2016 Kazan, RUS 3m Springboard 347.70
2 2016 Windsor, ON, CAN 3m Springboard 394.05
2 2015   3m Springboard  
1 2015 Beijing, CHN 3m Springboard 389.60
1 2015 Beijing, CHN 3m Springboard Synchro 328.50
1 2015 Dubai, UAE 3m Springboard 398.70
1 2015 Dubai, UAE 3m Springboard Synchro 338.10
1 2015 Kazan, RUS 3m Springboard Synchro 334.20
1 2015 Kazan, RUS 3m Springboard 384.60
1 2015 London, ENG 3m Springboard 374.35
1 2015 London, ENG 3m Springboard Synchro 331.50
8 2014   3m Springboard  
1 2014 Beijing, CHN 3m Springboard Synchro 330.60
1 2014 Dubai, UAE 3m Springboard Synchro 335.40
1 2014 London, ENG 3m Springboard Synchro 332.40
1 2014 Monterrey, MEX 3m Springboard 369.90
1 2014 Moscow, RUS 3m Springboard Synchro 330.90
1 2014 Windsor, ON, CAN 3m Springboard 398.45
1 2013 Beijing, CHN 3m Springboard Synchro 336.60