Name:Lin Weining Gender: female Date of birth:1979-03-15 Place of birth:Changyi County, Shandong Province Height:163CM Sport:Weightlifting Personal best:2000 Sydney Olympic Games - 1st 69kg class
  • Sports career:
    Entered Changyi Spare-time Sports School at age 10. Took up wushu in Weifang Spare-time Sports School in 1991. Switched to weightlifting in 1992. Joined the Shandong provincial weightlifting team in 1996.

    At present:
    Student at Physical Education Institute of Shandong University.
  • High performances:
    1999 National Championships - 2nd 69kg
    1999 World Women's Youth Championships - 1st 69kg snatch, C&J & total, breaking WR in snatch (137.5kg)
    1999 Asian Championships - 1st 69kg snatch, C&J & total, breaking WRs in C&J (142.5kg) and total (252.5kg)
    2000 National Championships - 2nd 69kg total (252.5kg)
    2000 Sydney Olympic Games - 1st 69kg