Liaoning Province: China
Jin Weiguo [national], CHN
Start sporting career
He took up the sport at age five in Anshan, People's Republic of China.
Reason for taking up the sport
His father sent him to learn gymnastics, hoping to improve his health and increase his confidence.
To compete at the 2022 Asian Games in Hangzhou, People's Republic of China, and at the 2024 Olympic Games in Paris. (news.cn, 08 Mar 2023; globalpeople.com.cn, 23 Dec 2021)
He was presented with the 2016 Sports Medal of Honour by the General Administration of Sport of China. (sports.ifeng.com, 06 Jan 2017)
In 2013 he was named an Elite Athlete of National Class by the General Administration of Sport of China. (baseball.sport.org.cn, 24 Jan 2013)
Last update : 2023-09-22