China at the 2011 World Championships in Athletics

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China at the
2011 World Championships in Athletics
Flag of the People's Republic of China.svg
National federation Chinese Athletic Association
in Daegu
Competitors 54
Gold Silver Bronze Total
1 2 1 4

The People's Republic of China competed at the 2011 World Championships in Athletics from August 27 to September 4 in Daegu, South Korea.

Team selection[edit]

A team of 58 athletes (including two substitutes) was announced to represent the country in the event. The team was led by Olympic gold medalist and 2007 gold medalist at the world championships, 110 m hurdler Liu Xiang.[1][2][3]

The following athletes appeared on the preliminary Entry List,[3] but not on the Official Start List of the specific event,[4] resulting in total number of 54 competitors:

KEY: Did not participate Competed in another event
Event Athlete
Men 4 × 100 metres relay Zheng Dongsheng
Women Marathon Zhou Chunxiu
4 × 100 metres relay Ye Jiabei
4 × 400 metres relay Cheng Chong


The following competitors from the People's Republic of China won a medal at the Championships