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  • Minxia WU | Athlete

    Minxia WU

    | Diving | 7 Medals
  • News | RIO 2016

    China’s Wu wins record fifth diving gold

    China’s Wu Minxia has splashed into the Olympic record books at Rio 2016, bypassing legends Greg Louganis of the USA and her “big sister”, compatriot Guo Jingjing, to become the first person to win five diving gold medals.
    07 Aug 2016 | RIO 2016, Olympic News, Diving, People's Republic of China, WU, Minxia
  • News | RIO 2016

    Shi wins women’s 3m springboard to double Rio gold haul

    China’s Shi Tingmao collected her second gold medal of Rio 2016 on 14 August, winning the women’s 3m springboard event to add to the synchronised title she won with Wu Minxia on day two of the Games.
    14 Aug 2016 | RIO 2016, Olympic News, Diving, People's Republic of China
  • News | RIO 2016

    Rio 2016 - Day 2: Michael Phelps strikes again!

    A look back at the second day of the Games in Rio, a year after that Sunday 7 August 2016 when Michael Phelps, who had come out of retirement to take part in his fifth Games, played a decisive role in the second leg of the 4x100m freestyle, helping the USA to beat France, unbeaten in the event since London 2012. Chinese diver Wu Minxia won her fourth consecutive title in the 3m synchronised diving; Korea’s female archers won their eighth title in eight editions; Majlinda Kelmendi gave Kosovo a flying start in the judo; and Simone Biles was already dazzling everyone!
    07 Aug 2017 | RIO 2016, Olympic News
  • News | RIO 2016

    Magnificent seven for Chinese divers

    China’s athletes won gold in seven of the eight diving events at Rio 2016, the only exception being the men’s synchronised 3m springboard, where Great Britain’s Jack Laugher and Chris Mears took the honours.
    26 Sep 2016 | RIO 2016, Olympic News, Diving
  • Springboard for success

    Springboard for success

    London 2012 - China's Wu Minxia abd He Zi synchronise their way to diving gold in the 3m springboard competition at the Aquatics Centre.
    Sunday, July 29, 2012 1:00 PM | Photo
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