Si Tianfeng

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This is a Chinese name; the family name is Si.
Si Tianfeng
Si Tianfeng 2013.jpg
Si at the 2013 World Championships
Personal information
Born (1984-06-17) June 17, 1984 (age 32)
Height 1.82 m (5 ft 11 12 in)
Weight 60 kg (130 lb)
Sport
Country  China
Sport Athletics
Event(s) 50km Race Walk

Si Tianfeng (Chinese: 司天峰, Sī Tiānfēng, born 17 June 1984) is a Chinese race walker. He represented China at the 2008 Beijing Olympics, finishing 17th.[1] He also competed in the 50 km walk at the 2009 Chinese National Games and won the bronze medal. Si set a Games record to take the gold medal in the 50 km walk at the 2010 Asian Games.[2] He was fourth at the World Race Walking Cup that year.[3]

He won the Taicang meet on the IAAF Race Walking Challenge in April 2011, but could only come fourth at the World Championships that year.[3][4]

At the 2012 Summer Olympics, he won the silver medal in the men's 50 km race walk, in a personal best of 3:37:16.[1][3] In May 2012, he also won bronze at the World Racing Cup in Saransk.[3]

Achievements[edit]

Year Competition Venue Position Event Notes
Representing  China
2006 World Race Walking Cup La Coruña, Spain 20th 50 km 3:57:54
2008 Olympic Games Beijing, China 17th 50 km 3:52:58
2010 World Race Walking Cup Chihuahua, Mexico 4th 50 km 3:55:06
Asian Games Guangzhou, China 1st 50 km 3:47:04
2011 World Championships Daegu, South Korea 4th 50 km 3:44:40
2012 World Race Walking Cup Saransk, Russia 3rd 50 km 3:43:05
Olympic Games London, United Kingdom 2nd 50 km 3:37:16

See also[edit]

References[edit]

  1. ^ a b "Si Tianfeng Bio, Stats, and Results". Olympics at Sports-Reference.com. Retrieved 2015-08-15. 
  2. ^ Ogunode and Fukushima complete doubles in Guangzhou - Asian Games, Day 5. IAAF (2010-11-26). Retrieved on 2011-04-24.
  3. ^ a b c d "IAAF: Athlete profile for Tianfeng Si". iaaf.org. Retrieved 2015-08-15. 
  4. ^ Wu, Junkuan (2011-04-24). China eyes race walking gold in Daegu worlds. Xinhua. Retrieved on 2011-04-24.