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Yajie
Si
People's Republic of ChinaPeople's Republic of China, CHN
Female
Diving

Biography

Further Personal Information

Date of birth
04 December 1998
Height
164 cm
Weight
57 kg
Residence
Beijing, CHN
Occupation
Athlete
Languages
Mandarin

Sport Specific Information

When and where did you begin this sport?
She took up the sport at age six in Xi'an, People's Republic of China.
Why this sport?
Her parents encouraged her to take up the sport.
Club / Team
Shaanxi Province: China
Name of coach
Zhang Ting [club], CHN

General Interest

Hobbies
Playing the drums. (news.china.com, 20 Aug 2016)
Memorable sporting achievement
Winning gold with partner Tai Xiaohu in the 10m mixed synchronised platform at the 2015 World Championships in Kazan, Russian Federation, and winning silver in the 10m individual platform at the 2016 Olympic Games in Rio de Janeiro. (sports.sina.com.cn, 25 Jul 2015; mt.sohu.com, 19 Sep 2016)
Awards and honours
In 2014 she was named an International Elite Athlete by the General Administration of Sport of the People's Republic of China. (sport.gov.cn, 03 Jan 2014)
Ambitions
To win a gold medal at the Olympic Games. (xian.qq.com, 26 Aug 2016)