Chen Ruolin

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Chen Ruolin
Chen Ruolin.jpg
Personal information
Nationality  China
Born (1992-12-12) 12 December 1992 (age 21)
Nantong, Jiangsu
Height 1.58 m (5 ft 2 in)
Weight 47 kg (104 lb)[1]
Sport
Sport Diving
Event(s) 10 m, 10 m synchro
Coached by Ren Shaofen
This is a Chinese name; the family name is Chen.

Chen Ruolin (simplified Chinese: 陈若琳; traditional Chinese: 陳若琳; pinyin: Chén Ruòlín; born 12 December 1992 in Nantong, Jiangsu) is a Chinese diver. She won the gold medals in the women's 10m platform and 10m synchronized platform at the 2008 Summer Olympics in Beijing for Team China, then duplicated the double gold performance at the London 2012 Summer Olympics.[2]

In 2011 World Aquatics Championships held in Shanghai, Chen won two gold medals for Women's 10 m platform and Women's 10 m synchro platform (partnering Wang Hao). She became the first Chinese female diver who claimed all the gold medals in women's platform events in Olympic Games, World Cup and World Championships.

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Awards
Preceded by
First award
FINA Diver of the Year
2010
Succeeded by
China Wu Minxia