Qin Kai (diver)

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Qin Kai
Diving at the 2008 Summer Olympics – Men's 3 metre springboard.jpg
Alexandre Despatie (right), He Chong (center) and Qin Kai (left), 2008 Olympic medalists
Personal information
Nationality  China
Born (1986-01-31) January 31, 1986 (age 29)
Xi'an, Shaanxi
Height 1.70 m (5 ft 7 in)
Weight 64 kg (141 lb)
Sport
Sport Diving
Event(s) 3 m, 3 m synchro
This is a Chinese name; the family name is Qin.

Qin Kai (simplified Chinese: 秦凯; traditional Chinese: 秦凱; pinyin: Qín Kǎi; born January 31, 1986 in Xi'an, Shaanxi) is a Chinese athlete who competes in diving. He competed for Team China at the 2008 Summer Olympics in Beijing.

At the 2001 World Junior Championships, he won the gold on the 3m Springboard and the silver medal on the Platform. At the 2006 National Championships, he won the silver medal on the springboard. At the 2006 World Cup, he won the gold on the 3m springboard. At the 2007 World Championships, he won the gold on the springboard and in the synchro springboard. At the 2008 World Cup, he won the gold in the 3m Synchro Springboard.

He is the 2008 Olympic Champion on the 3m Synchronized Springboard with Wang Feng and winning bronze in the Men's 3m Springboard.

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