Yiwen Wu China

Key Facts

Country

Competed in

Date of birth

05 Aug 1986

Height

1.68m

Weight

54kg

Medals

London 2012
Gold Silver Bronze
0 1 0

Yiwen Wu competed in SYNCHRONISED SWIMMING

Did you know?

  • Synchronised swimming is one of two sports at London 2012 to be contested only by women. The other is rhythmic gymnastics.
  • There are two events - duet and team. Both have technical and free routines, with some free routines lasting as long as four minutes.
  • Two sets of marks are awarded for each routine - one for technical merit and the other for artistic impression.
  • Between 1948 and 1968, synchronised swimming was an exhibition sport at the Olympics. It finally became an official event at the 1984 Games in Los Angeles.
  • Since synchronised swimming's introduction in 1984, the USA, Russia, Canada and Japan have been the dominant forces in the Olympic pool.

Results for Yiwen Wu

Date Event Rank Mark
10 Aug Women's Teams Final Free Routine 2 silver 97.010 pts
9 Aug Women's Teams Final Technical Routine 2 97.000 pts

Head to Head

Yiwen Wu vs Asha Randall

Yiwen Wu

Yiwen Wu China flag

London 2012 medals

1

London 2012 appearances

2

London 2012 results (pts)

97.010 Women's Teams

Height

1.68m (5'6")

Weight

54kg

Age

28

Asha Randall

Asha Randall Great Britain & N. Ireland flag

London 2012 medals

0

London 2012 appearances

2

London 2012 results (pts)

88.140 Women's Teams

Height

1.78m (5'10")

Weight

52kg

Age

24

View the London 2012 medallist table