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Huixia LIU
Sport Diving
NOC China   
GenderWomen
Born30 Nov 1997 in Huangshi, CHN
Height1.57 m
Weight 48 kg
 Human Interest 
Further Personal Information
Residence
Beijing, CHN
Occupation
Athlete
Languages
Mandarin
Sport Specific Information
When and where did you begin this sport?
She took up the sport in 2004 at a diving school in Wuhan, People's Republic of China.
Why this sport?
She took up gymnastics at age three to improve her health. She was then encouraged to try diving by her gymnastics coach.
Club / Team
Hubei Province: Wuhan, CHN
Name of coach
Liu Shiming [club], CHN
General Interest
Hobbies
Travelling, watching animation. (Weibo profile, 30 Nov 2016; dx.cnhubei.com, 10 Aug 2016)
Memorable sporting achievement
Winning gold with partner Chen Ruolin in the women's 10m platform synchro at the 2015 World Aquatics Championships in Kazan, Russian Federation. (sports.sina.com.cn, 28 Jul 2015)
Most influential person in career
Chinese diver Chen Ruolin. (chinanews.com, 01 Oct 2014)
Hero / Idol
Chinese actor Yang Shuo. (dx.cnhubei.com, 10 Aug 2016)
Injuries
In 2015 she injured her right shoulder during training. (hsdcw.com, 09 Oct 2016)
Awards and honours
She was named the 2014 Female Diver of the Year by the International Swimming Federation [FINA]. (globaltimes.cn, 02 Dec 2014)

 Competition Highlights
Olympic Games
Rank Year Venue Event Result
1 2016 Rio de Janeiro, BRA 10m Platform Synchro 354.00 
World Championships
Rank Year Venue Event Result
1 2015 Kazan, RUS 10m Platform Synchro 359.52
1 2013 Barcelona, ESP 10m Platform Synchro 356.28
Grand Prix
Rank Year Venue Event Result
7 2014   3m Springboard  
2 2014 Kuala Lumpur, MAS 3m Springboard 351.60
1 2012   10m Platform  
1 2012 Bolzano, ITA 10m Platform 385.90
1 2012 Bolzano, ITA 10m Platform Synchro 329.70
2 2012 Fort Lauderdale, FL, USA 10m Platform 372.45
1 2012 Fort Lauderdale, FL, USA 10m Platform Synchro 319.02
14 2011   10m Platform  
1 2011 Madrid, ESP 10m Platform Synchro 346.92
2 2011 Montreal, QC, CAN 10m Platform 370.50
1 2011 Montreal, QC, CAN 10m Platform Synchro 328.62
1 2011 Penza, RUS 10m Platform Synchro 355.50
Asian Games
Rank Year Venue Event Result
1 2014 Incheon, KOR 10m Platform Synchro 346.50
World Series
Rank Year Venue Event Result
9 2016   10m Platform  
1 2016 Beijing, CHN 10m Platform Synchro 334.68
1 2016 Dubai, UAE 10m Platform 397.30
1 2016 Dubai, UAE 10m Platform Synchro 333.24
1 2016 Kazan, RUS 10m Platform Synchro 340.50
1 2016 Windsor, ON, CAN 10m Platform Synchro 348.60
5 2015   10m Platform  
1 2015 Beijing, CHN 10m Platform 423.10
1 2015 Beijing, CHN 10m Platform Synchro 345.36
2 2015 Dubai, UAE 10m Platform 370.70
1 2015 Dubai, UAE 10m Platform Synchro 324.66
10 2015 Kazan, RUS 10m Platform 310.75
1 2015 Kazan, RUS 10m Platform Synchro 338.88
2 2015 London, ENG 10m Platform 378.70
1 2015 London, ENG 10m Platform Synchro 332.88
1 2014   10m Platform  
1 2014 Beijing, CHN 10m Platform 412.90
1 2014 Beijing, CHN 10m Platform Synchro 347.52
1 2014 Dubai, UAE 10m Platform 400.70
1 2014 Dubai, UAE 10m Platform Synchro 337.56
4 2014 London, ENG 10m Platform 368.75
1 2014 London, ENG 10m Platform Synchro 337.14
2 2014 Monterrey, MEX 10m Platform 395.30
1 2014 Moscow, RUS 10m Platform 411.40
1 2014 Moscow, RUS 10m Platform Synchro 332.28
2 2014 Windsor, ON, CAN 10m Platform 395.40
1 2013 Beijing, CHN 10m Platform Synchro 351.78
1 2013 Guadalajara, MEX 10m Platform Synchro 335.16