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Famous Gymnasts from China

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List of notable or famous gymnasts from China, with bios and photos, including the top gymnasts born in China and even some popular gymnasts who immigrated to China. If you're trying to find out the names of famous Chinese gymnasts then this list is the perfect resource for you. These gymnasts are among the most prominent in their field, and information about each well-known gymnast from China is included when available.

List people range from Zou Kai to He Kexin.

This historic gymnasts from China list can help answer the questions "Who are some Chinese gymnasts of note?" and "Who are the most famous gymnasts from China?" These prominent gymnasts of China may or may not be currently alive, but what they all have in common is that they're all respected Chinese gymnasts.

Use this list of renowned Chinese gymnasts to discover some new gymnasts that you aren't familiar with. Don't forget to share this list by clicking one of the social media icons at the top or bottom of the page. (17 items)
Chen Yibing is listed (or ranked) 1 on the list Famous Gymnasts from China
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Chen Yibing (Chinese: 陈一冰; pinyin: Chén Yībīng; born 19 December 1984 in Tianjin) is a Chinese gymnast, a four-time world champion on still rings. Chen was part of the Chinese team that won the gold medal in the team event at the World Artistic Gymnastics Championships in 2006, 2007, 2010 and 2011 (no team competition in 2005 and 2009) and the Asian Games in 2006 and 2010. Since his international debut at the 2006 World Artistic Gymnastics Championships, he was almost unbeatable on his specialist event, still rings, except to his teammate Yan Mingyong in 2009 and the Brazilian Arthur Nabarrete Zanetti at the 2012 Summer Olympics. He became the 2006, 2007, 2010 and 2011 world champions on ...more on Wikipedia

Age: 34

Birthplace: Tianjin, China

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Cheng Fei is listed (or ranked) 2 on the list Famous Gymnasts from China
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Cheng Fei (Chinese: 程菲; pinyin: Chéng Fēi; born May 29, 1988 in Huangshi, Hubei) is a retired Chinese gymnast. She is a three-time World Champion on the vault (2005–2007) and 2006 World Champion on floor exercise. She was a member of the gold medal-winning Chinese teams for the 2006 World Artistic Gymnastics Championships in Aarhus, Denmark and 2008 Olympic Games in Beijing, China. She was also a member of the silver medal-winning Chinese team for the 2007 World Artistic Gymnastics Championships in Stuttgart, Germany. ...more on Wikipedia

Age: 30

Birthplace: Huangshi, China

Deng Linlin is listed (or ranked) 3 on the list Famous Gymnasts from China
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Deng Linlin (simplified Chinese: 邓琳琳; traditional Chinese: 鄧琳琳; pinyin: Dèng Línlín; pronounced [də̂ŋ lǐnlǐn]; born April 21, 1992 in Lixin, Anhui), is a retired Chinese gymnast. She was a member of the Chinese team that won the team gold medal at the 2008 Olympic Games in Beijing, People's Republic of China, and is a three-time World Cup gold medalist. She is the 2009 World and 2012 Olympic champion on balance beam. ...more on Wikipedia

Age: 26

Birthplace: Fuyang, China

Deng Senyue is listed (or ranked) 4 on the list Famous Gymnasts from China
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Deng Senyue

Deng Senyue is a Chinese individual rhythmic gymnast. She is the 2014 Asian Games silver medalist. She is China's most successful rhythmic gymnast and has finished 4th in All-around at the 2013 World Championships. ...more on Wikipedia

Age: 27

Birthplace: Guangxi, China