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XIAO Ruoteng
People's Republic of China
CHN
Title
Mr
Lastname
XIAO
Firstname
Ruoteng
Gender
male
Country
People's Republic of China
Place of birth
Beijing
Year of birth
1996 (26 y.o.)
Discipline(s)
Men's Artistic Gymnastics
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Hobbies
Football. (fig-gymnastics.com, 18 Oct 2018)
Occupation
Athlete
Education
Physical Education - Beijing Sport University, China
Spoken languages
English, Mandarin
Club
Beijing [China]
Coach
Chen Gang [club], CHN; Wang Hongwei [national], CHN; Teng Haibin [national], CHN
Injuries
He underwent surgery to treat a right ankle injury in late 2021. That year he was also affected by shoulder and wrist injuries. (workercn.cn, 27 Dec 2021)

He injured his elbow during training in 2016 and was unable to compete at the 2016 Olympic Games in Rio de Janeiro. He returned to competition in early 2017. (sports.sina.com.cn, 04 Oct 2017; sports.qq.com, 17 Jul 2016)
National Team
2012 (81.cn, 11 Oct 2017)
Start sporting career
He took up the sport at age five. (sports.qq.com, 17 Jul 2016)
Reason for taking up the sport
He demonstrated a special talent for gymnastics as a child. (sports.163.com, 07 Dec 2017)
Ambitions
To compete at the 2022 Asian Games in Hangzhou, People's Republic of China, and the 2024 Olympic Games in Paris. (workercn.cn, 31 Dec 2021; new.qq.com, 01 Nov 2021)
Most memorable sporting achievement
Winning gold in individual all-around at the 2017 World Championships in Montreal, QC, Canada. (Weibo profile, 01 Jul 2021)
Philosophy / Motto
"I feel like I'm so cool when I am performing my best. I am a total narcissist. It makes me feel very good when I encounter some unknown difficulties and try to overcome them. Such a feeling is the best part about being a gymnast." (fig-gymnastics.com, 18 Oct 2018)
Awards
In 2020 he received the Beijing May 4th Youth Medal in the People's Republic of China. (ppsport.com, 04 May 2020)

In 2018 he was named one of the Top 10 Athletes of the Year in the People's Republic of China by Xinhua News Agency. (sports.xinhuanet.com, 26 Dec 2018)

In 2016 he was named an Elite Athlete of International Class by the General Administration of Sport of China, having previously been named an Elite Athlete of National Class by the General Administration of Sport of China in 2012. (sport.gov.cn, 19 Jul 2018, 01 Feb 2012)
Additional information
General
RETIREMENT THOUGHTS
After injury prevented him from participating at the 2016 Olympic Games in Rio de Janeiro, he considered retiring from the sport. "It was difficult for me to wait a year [to recover], and sometimes I thought about giving up. But, for my love of gymnastics and for all the people who helped me, I had to show them the results of their support, so I persisted in competing." (sports.sina.com.cn, 04 Oct 2017)

Last update : 2022-03-23

Olympic Games

2021 - Games of the XXXII Olympiad TOKYO (JPN)

All-Around
Rank Final
2
Score Final
88.065 
Rank Qualif.
3
Score Qualif.
87.732 
Floor Exercise
Rank Final
3
Score Final
14.766
Rank Qualif.
7
Score Qualif.
14.866
Pommel Horse
Rank Final
-
Score Final
-
Rank Qualif.
16
Score Qualif.
14.300
Still Rings
Rank Final
-
Score Final
-
Rank Qualif.
21
Score Qualif.
14.200
Parallel Bars
Rank Final
-
Score Final
-
Rank Qualif.
6
Score Qualif.
15.400
Horizontal Bar
Rank Final
-
Score Final
-
Rank Qualif.
10
Score Qualif.
14.266
Team
Rank Final
3
Score Final
261.894
Rank Qualif.
2
Score Qualif.
262.061
World Championships

2019 - 49th FIG Artistic Gymnastics World Championships STUTTGART (GER)

All-Around
Rank Final
4
Score Final
86.690 
Rank Qualif.
3
Score Qualif.
85.831 
Floor Exercise
Rank Final
3
Score Final
14.933
Rank Qualif.
4
Score Qualif.
14.833
Pommel Horse
Rank Final
-
Score Final
-
Rank Qualif.
36
Score Qualif.
13.400
Still Rings
Rank Final
-
Score Final
-
Rank Qualif.
34
Score Qualif.
13.833
Parallel Bars
Rank Final
4
Score Final
14.966
Rank Qualif.
4
Score Qualif.
14.966
Horizontal Bar
Rank Final
-
Score Final
-
Rank Qualif.
20
Score Qualif.
14.033
Team
Rank Final
2
Score Final
260.729
Rank Qualif.
2
Score Qualif.
258.354

2018 - 48th FIG Artistic Gymnastics World Championships DOHA (QAT)

All-Around
Rank Final
2
Score Final
87.598 
Rank Qualif.
1
Score Qualif.
87.332 
Floor Exercise
Rank Final
-
Score Final
-
Rank Qualif.
14
Score Qualif.
14.200
Pommel Horse
Rank Final
1
Score Final
15.166
Rank Qualif.
2
Score Qualif.
14.633
Still Rings
Rank Final
-
Score Final
-
Rank Qualif.
16
Score Qualif.
14.133
Parallel Bars
Rank Final
-
Score Final
-
Rank Qualif.
8
Score Qualif.
15.000
Horizontal Bar
Rank Final
7
Score Final
13.900
Rank Qualif.
3
Score Qualif.
14.433
Team
Rank Final
1
Score Final
256.634
Rank Qualif.
2
Score Qualif.
257.836

2017 - 47th FIG Artistic Gymnastics World Championships MONTREAL (CAN)

All-Around
Rank Final
1
Score Final
86.933 
Rank Qualif.
2
Score Qualif.
86.297 
Floor Exercise
Rank Final
-
Score Final
-
Rank Qualif.
11
Score Qualif.
14.166
Pommel Horse
Rank Final
3
Score Final
15.066
Rank Qualif.
4
Score Qualif.
14.866
Still Rings
Rank Final
-
Score Final
-
Rank Qualif.
36
Score Qualif.
13.933
Parallel Bars
Rank Final
-
Score Final
-
Rank Qualif.
8
Score Qualif.
14.800
Horizontal Bar
Rank Final
-
Score Final
-
Rank Qualif.
14
Score Qualif.
13.766

2015 - 46th FIG Artistic Gymnastics World Championships GLASGOW (GBR)

All-Around
Rank Final
9
Score Final
88.230 
Rank Qualif.
6
Score Qualif.
88.698 
Floor Exercise
Rank Final
-
Score Final
-
Rank Qualif.
28
Score Qualif.
14.600
Pommel Horse
Rank Final
-
Score Final
-
Rank Qualif.
10
Score Qualif.
15.133
Still Rings
Rank Final
-
Score Final
-
Rank Qualif.
54
Score Qualif.
14.300
Parallel Bars
Rank Final
-
Score Final
-
Rank Qualif.
37
Score Qualif.
15.033
Horizontal Bar
Rank Final
-
Score Final
-
Rank Qualif.
26
Score Qualif.
14.466
Team
Rank Final
3
Score Final
269.959
Rank Qualif.
2
Score Qualif.
357.027
Continental Championships

2017 - 7th Senior Asian Championships 2017 BANGKOK (THA)

All-Around
Rank Final
1
Score Final
87.800 
Rank Qualif.
-
Score Qualif.
-
Floor Exercise
Rank Final
2
Score Final
14.650
Rank Qualif.
3
Score Qualif.
14.550
Pommel Horse
Rank Final
1
Score Final
15.125
Rank Qualif.
1
Score Qualif.
14.650
Still Rings
Rank Final
-
Score Final
-
Rank Qualif.
8
Score Qualif.
14.000
Horizontal Bar
Rank Final
2
Score Final
14.500
Rank Qualif.
1
Score Qualif.
15.000
Team
Rank Final
1
Score Final
264.750
Rank Qualif.
-
Score Qualif.
-
World Cup qualifying for OG

2019 - FIG World Cup 2019 DOHA (QAT)

Floor Exercise
Rank Final
7
Score Final
13.166
Rank Qualif.
2
Score Qualif.
14.533
Multisport Events / Games

2018 - Asian Games XVIII 2018 JAKARTA (INA)

All-Around
Rank Final
3
Score Final
85.550 
Rank Qualif.
3
Score Qualif.
85.550 
Floor Exercise
Rank Final
6
Score Final
13.525
Rank Qualif.
5
Score Qualif.
14.100
Pommel Horse
Rank Final
-
Score Final
-
Rank Qualif.
11
Score Qualif.
13.900
Still Rings
Rank Final
-
Score Final
-
Rank Qualif.
9
Score Qualif.
14.200
Parallel Bars
Rank Final
2
Score Final
14.900
Rank Qualif.
2
Score Qualif.
15.150
Horizontal Bar
Rank Final
3
Score Final
14.225
Rank Qualif.
2
Score Qualif.
14.550
Team
Rank Final
1
Score Final
260.950
Rank Qualif.
1
Score Qualif.
261.750
World / Challenge Cup

2018 - FIG World Cup 2018 DOHA (QAT)

Pommel Horse
Rank Final
-
Score Final
-
Rank Qualif.
11
Score Qualif.
13.633
Parallel Bars
Rank Final
2
Score Final
15.233
Rank Qualif.
2
Score Qualif.
15.133
Horizontal Bar
Rank Final
6
Score Final
13.466
Rank Qualif.
1
Score Qualif.
14.833

2017 - FIG World Cup 2017 DOHA (QAT)

Pommel Horse
Rank Final
2
Score Final
14.800
Rank Qualif.
4
Score Qualif.
13.666
Horizontal Bar
Rank Final
1
Score Final
14.533
Rank Qualif.
1
Score Qualif.
14.433

2015 - World Challenge Cup 2015 SAO PAULO (BRA)

Pommel Horse
Rank Final
1
Score Final
15.075
Rank Qualif.
4
Score Qualif.
14.450
Horizontal Bar
Rank Final
1
Score Final
15.125
Rank Qualif.
4
Score Qualif.
14.700