Name:Ding Meiyuan Gender: female Date of birth:1979-12-27 Place of birth:Dalian, Liaoning Province Height:168CM Weight:102KG Sport:Weightlifting Personal best:2000 Sydney Olympic Games - 1st +75kg class
  • Hobby:
    Reading
  • Sports career:
    Began weightlifting training at the age of 12 in Dalian Spare-time Sports School. Later joined the Liaoning provincial team and then the national team.
  • High performances:
    1997 Capetown World Cup - 1st +75 (240kg)
    1998 Bangkok Asian Games - 1st +75kg (270kg)
    1998 Hungary World Cup - 1st +75 (285kg)
    1999 Athens World Championships - 1st +75kg
    2000 Asian Championships - 1st +75kg
    2000 Sydney Olympic Games - 1st +75kg total
    2003 World Championships - 1st +75kg snatch (137.5kg), C&J(162.5kg) & total (300kg) (Surpassing WRs on two occasions)