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Sun Yang's profile

05-29-2012 13:44 BJT

Name: Sun Yang

DOB: December 1, 1991

Hometown: Zhejiang, China

Height: 1.98 m

Weight: 81 kilograms

Major achievements:

At the 2011 World Championships, Sun broke the world record in the 1500 metre freestyle, long-held by Grant Hackett and which was the longest-held world record in swimming, and the only men's swimming record to not have been beaten during the techsuit era.

2006 National Winter Championships - 1st 400m/1500m free;

2006 National Marathon Swimming Tournament - 1st 10 km free;

2007 National Champions Tournament - 2nd 400m/1500m free;

2007 National Championships - 1st 1500m free;

2007 National Intercity Games - 1st 1500m free;

2008 "Good Luck Beijing" Swimming Olympic Qualification - 2nd 400m free

2009 World Aquatics Championships - 3rd 1500m free;

2010 Asian Games (16th ASIAD) - 1st 1500m free (Asian Record)

Editor:Zhang Ning |Source: CNTV

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