Wenjun Ren (CHN)

Wenjun Ren (CHN)

CNChina
Canoe Sprint
Date of birth
15 January 1992
Height
175 cm
Weight
68 kg
Residence
Zaozhuang, CHN
Occupation
Athlete
Languages
Mandarin

Biography

General Interest

Memorable sporting achievement
Winning gold medals at the 2010 and 2014 Asian Games. (tzzx.net, 23 Oct 2014)

International Debut

Year
2010
Competing for
China

Sport Specific Information

When and where did you begin this sport?
She began swimming at age five and then took up triathlon at age 10. She switched to canoe at age 12.
Why this sport?
She got injured while training for triathlon. The canoe team spotted her potential and she made the switch.
Club / Team
Shandong Province: Zibo, CHN
Name of coach
Wang Boqing [club, national], CHN; Martin Marinov [national]

Results

CompetitionEventLocationDateSeasonGenderResultRankMentions
Olympic GamesK2 500mBrazil, Rio de Janeiro16 August 20162016Women1:51.58214Latest resultBest result
Olympic GamesK4 500mBrazil, Rio de Janeiro20 August 20162016Women1:40.07111Latest resultBest result
Olympic GamesK4 500mEngland, London8 August 20122012Women1:34.00411Best result
World ChampionshipsK2 500mItaly, Milan22 August 20152015Women1:43.0656Latest resultBest result
World ChampionshipsK4 500mItaly, Milan23 August 20152015Women1:37.95812Latest resultBest result
World ChampionshipsK2 500mRussia, Moscow10 August 20142014WomenDSQ18Best result
World ChampionshipsK4 500mRussia, Moscow9 August 20142014Women1:31.1085Best result
World ChampionshipsK1 5000mHungary, Szeged21 August 20112011Women23:55.36616Best result
World ChampionshipsK2 500mHungary, Szeged20 August 20112011Women1:39.1595Best result
World ChampionshipsK1 1000mPoland, Poznan21 August 20102010Women4:07.53510Best result
Asian ChampionshipsK4 500mUzbekistan, Samarkand27 September 20132013Women1:36.1072Best result
Asian ChampionshipsK2 500mIran, Tehran14 October 20112011Women1:43.791Best result
Asian ChampionshipsK2 1000mIran, Tehran14 October 20112011Women3:49.591Best result
Asian ChampionshipsK4 500mIran, Tehran14 October 20112011Women1:40.361Best result