Xu Yanwei

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Xu Yanwei
Personal information
Nationality  China
Born (1984-06-14) June 14, 1984 (age 30)
Shanghai, China
Sport Swimming
Stroke(s) Freestyle
This is a Chinese name; the family name is Xu.

Xu Yanwei (simplified Chinese: 徐妍玮; traditional Chinese: 徐妍瑋; pinyin: Xú Yánwěi; born June 14, 1984 in Shanghai) is an Olympic medal-winning swimmer from the People's Republic of China, who became part of the Chinese national swimming team in 2000. She competed at the 2004 Olympic Games in Athens.

She was part of China's 4 x 200 m freestyle relay team, which won the silver medal, beaten by the USA team.

She was also part of China's 4 x 100 m women's freestyle relay team. China reached the final in this event but did not win a medal.

Xu competed as an individual in the 100 m freestyle and 100 m butterfly events, but did not progress past the heat stage in either.

References and links[edit]

  1. ^ "2004 Olympic Games swimming results". CNN. Retrieved 2007-07-22. 
  2. ^ "12th FINA World Championships". Archived from the original on 2007-06-06. Retrieved 2007-06-09. 
  3. ^ "Shanghai 2006 results". Retrieved 2007-07-24. [dead link]
  4. ^ "2002 World Championships - Short Course Swim Rankings results". Retrieved 2007-07-24.