Li Ling (pole vaulter)
July 6, 1989 |
|Height||1.8 m (5 ft 11 in)|
|Weight||59 kg (130 lb)|
|Updated on 6 August 2012.|
She competed at the 2006 World Junior Championships, but no-heighted in the final. She achieved indoor and outdoor personal bests in 2008, clearing 4.45 metres indoors in Beijing in February and repeating the feat outdoors two months later in Hangzhou.
She represented her country at the 2008 Summer Olympics but her mark of 4.15 m in the qualifying round was not enough to progress to the final. She fared better at the 2009 World Championships in Athletics, but her season's best mark of 4.40 m was ten centimetres off making the final competition.
|Pole vault (outdoor)||4.66 (AR)||Wuhan, China||6 June 2015|
|Pole vault (indoor)||4.70 (AR)||Doha, Qatar||19 February 2016|
- All information taken from IAAF profile.
- Krishnan, Ram. Murali (2009-10-31). Li Ling's vault victory and Huong's 60m triumph highlight opening day of Asian Indoor Games in Hanoi. IAAF. Retrieved on 2009-11-01.
- Mirko Jalava (8 September 2013). "Chinese National Games begin with Asian pole vault record". IAAF. Retrieved 9 September 2013.
- No mark in the final
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