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Yanqiao FANG
Sport Open Water Swimming
NOC China   
GenderWomen
Born18 Jan 1989 in Shenzhen, CHN
Height1.76 m
 Human Interest 
Further Personal Information
Residence
China
Occupation
Coach
Languages
Mandarin
Sport Specific Information
When and where did you begin this sport?
She began swimming at age seven, and took up open water swimming in 2006.
Why this sport?
Her parents sent her to a swimming school to help improve her fitness.

 Competition Highlights
World Championships
Rank Year Venue Event Result
20 2015 Kazan, RUS 5km 1:00:51.7
19 2013 Barcelona, ESP 5km 57:07.0
7 2013 Barcelona, ESP 10km 1:58:23.2
12 2011 Shanghai, CHN 10km 2:02:24.6
8 2011 Shanghai, CHN 5km - Team Time Trial 1:01:02.2
15 2009 Rome, ITA 10km 2:02:04.0
11 2007 Melbourne, VIC, AUS 5km 1:00:51.0
World Cup
Rank Year Venue Event Result
9 2015 Abu Dhabi, UAE 10km 2:08:08.7
5 2015 Qiandaohu, CHN 10km 2:03:48
5 2014 Lac Magoc, QC, CAN 10km 2:06:47.80
9 2014 Setúbal, POR 10km 2:05:25.5
4 2011 Shantou, CHN 10km 2:04:58.71