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Yanqiao
Fang
People's Republic of ChinaPeople's Republic of China, CHN
Female
Open water

Biography

Further Personal Information

Date of birth
18 January 1989
Height
176 cm
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.

General Interest

Memorable sporting achievement
Winning a gold medal in the 10km open water event at the 2014 Asian Beach Games in Phuket, Thailand. (news.xinhuanet.com, 17 Nov 2014)