Chen Shih-hsin

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This is a Chinese name; the family name is Chen.
Olympic medalist
Medal record
Competitor for  Chinese Taipei
Women's taekwondo
Olympic Games
Gold 2004 Athens 49 kg
Asian Games
Gold 2002 Busan Finweight
East Asian Games
Gold 2001 Osaka Finweight
World Cup Championships[1]
Gold 1994 George Town Finweight
Gold 1996 Rio de Janeiro Finweight
Gold 2001 Hochiminh City Finweight

Chen Shih-hsin (simplified Chinese: 陈诗欣; traditional Chinese: 陳詩欣; pinyin: Chén Shīxīn; born November 16, 1978) is the first Taiwanese athlete to win a gold medal at the Olympics. She won the gold medal in the women's 49-kilogram category in taekwondo at the 2004 Summer Olympics on August 26.

Chen was recognized as one of the Taiwanese Ten Outstanding Young Persons in 2001. Currently, she is an associate professor in Taipei Physical Education College.


  1. ^ WTF events (World Cup Championships has been replaced by World Cup Team Taekwondo Championships)

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