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Xiaojun CHEN
Sport Artistic Swimming
NOC China   
GenderWomen
Born03 Aug 1992 in Guangdong, CHN
 Human Interest 
Further Personal Information
Residence
Beijing, CHN
Occupation
Business Owner, Coach
Languages
Mandarin
Sport Specific Information
When and where did you begin this sport?
She began dancing in 1996 and switched to artistic swimming in 1999 in Shenzhen, People's Republic of China.
Why this sport?
She wanted to improve her health and was scouted by coach Hu Lianghui.
International Debut
Year
2007
Competing for
China
Location
United States
General Interest
Awards and honours
In 2011 she was named an Elite Athlete of International Class by the General Administration of Sport of China. (roll.sohu.com, 01 Jul 2011)
Other information
RETIREMENT
She retired from artistic swimming at age 23 in order to further her education and pursue a career outside of sport. (sohu.com, 17 Sep 2018)

POST-SPORT CAREER
In 2015 she began studying for a master's degree at Beijing Sport University in the People's Republic of China. She then established Synchro Sport, a coaching business for artistic swimming. (sohu.com, 17 Sep 2018)

 Competition Highlights
Olympic Games
Rank Year Venue Event Result
2 2012 London, ENG Team 194.010
World Championships
Rank Year Venue Event Result
2 2011 Shanghai, CHN Free Routine Combination 96.390
Asian Championships
Rank Year Venue Event Result
2 2009 Foshan, CHN Solo Free Routine 90.100
1 2009 Foshan, CHN Free Routine Combination 89.000
2 2009 Foshan, CHN Solo Technical Routine 87.400
1 2009 Foshan, CHN Team Free Routine 90.600
1 2009 Foshan, CHN Team Technical Routine 90.000
Asian Games
Rank Year Venue Event Result
1 2014 Incheon, KOR Team 185.722
1 2010 Guangzhou, CHN Team 192.000
1 2010 Guangzhou, CHN Free Routine Combination 97.125