Yang Sun China

Key Facts

Country

Competed in

Date of birth

01 Dec 1991

Height

1.98m

Weight

89kg

Medals

London 2012
Gold Silver Bronze
2 1 1

Top Performances

Sport Guides

SWIMMING

Yang Sun competed in SWIMMING

Did you know?

  • Swimming has 34 medal events at London 2012, including two open water 10km events in Hyde Park's Serpentine.
  • At the first Olympic Games all swimming events were held in open water. London 1908 was the first to use an indoor pool.
  • The USA’s Michael Phelps won an incredible eight gold medals in Beijing. The Baltimore Bullet is aiming to add to his record total of 14 Olympic gold medals in London.
  • Great Britain won six swimming medals at the 2008 Olympics, finishing third in the medal table behind the United States and Australia.
  • The new Aquatics Centre being used at London 2012 has a spectacular wave-like roof that is 160m long and up to 80m wide.

Results for Yang Sun

Date Event Rank Mark
4 Aug Men's 1500m Freestyle Final 1 WR gold 14:31.02
3 Aug Men's 1500m Freestyle Heats, Heat 4 1 14:43.25
31 Jul Men's 4x200m Freestyle Relay Final 3 bronze 7:06.30
31 Jul Men's 4x200m Freestyle Relay Heats, Heat 2 4 7:11.35
30 Jul Men's 200m Freestyle Final 2 silver 1:44.93
29 Jul Men's 200m Freestyle Semi-finals, Heat 2 1 1:45.61
29 Jul Men's 200m Freestyle Heats, Heat 5 1 1:46.24
28 Jul Men's 400m Freestyle Final 1 OR gold 3:40.14
28 Jul Men's 400m Freestyle Heats, Heat 4 1 3:45.07

Head to Head

Yang Sun vs Ross Davenport

Yang Sun

Yang Sun China flag

London 2012 medals

4

London 2012 appearances

9

London 2012 results

7:06.30 Men's 4 x 200m Freestyle Relay

Height

1.98m (6'6")

Weight

89kg

Age

22

Ross Davenport

Ross Davenport Great Britain & N. Ireland flag

London 2012 medals

0

London 2012 appearances

2

London 2012 results

7:09.33 Men's 4 x 200m Freestyle Relay

Height

1.87m (6'2")

Weight

76kg

Age

29

View the London 2012 medallist table