Yuan Cao China

Key Facts

Country

Competed in

Date of birth

07 Feb 1995

Height

1.6m

Weight

42kg

Medals

London 2012
Gold Silver Bronze
1 0 0

Sport Guides

DIVING

Yuan Cao competed in DIVING

Did you know?

  • Judges award a score out of 10 for each dive which is adjusted to take into account the dive’s degree of difficulty.
  • Eight gold medals are on offer, evenly split between men and women.
  • Events consist of individual and synchronised competitions in both the 3m springboard and 10m platform.
  • In the synchronised diving events, pairs of athletes dive in tandem and are also assessed for their level of synchronisation.
  • Diving made its Olympic debut in 1904 and a women's event was added eight years later, making it one of the first Olympic sports to incorporate events for both sexes.

Results for Yuan Cao

Date Event Rank Mark
30 Jul Men's Synchronised 10m Platform Final 1 gold 486.78 pts

Head to Head

Yuan Cao vs Pete Waterfield

Yuan Cao

Yuan Cao China flag

London 2012 medals

1

London 2012 appearances

1

London 2012 results (pts)

486.78 Men's Synchronised 10m Platform

Height

1.6m (5'3")

Weight

42kg

Age

19

Pete Waterfield

Pete Waterfield Great Britain & N. Ireland flag

London 2012 medals

0

London 2012 appearances

2

London 2012 results (pts)

454.65 Men's Synchronised 10m Platform

Height

1.65m (5'5")

Weight

64kg

Age

33

View the London 2012 medallist table