Chen Lin (diver)

Chen Lin (simplified Chinese: 陈琳; traditional Chinese: 陳琳; pinyin: Chén Lín) is a former female Chinese diver specializing in 10 metre platform event. She was the gold medalist at 1986 World Championships in Madrid, Spain, and became the first Chinese world champion in diving. Since retiring from a diver in 1990s, she has been working as a coach. In Beijing, she trained divers such as Li Na.[citation needed] She is currently a coach of Crystal Palace Diving in London.[1]

Chen Lin
Personal information
Native name陈琳
Country China
Event(s)10 m
Medal record


  1. ^ "Crystal Palace Diving wants to take the plunge and expand". London News Online. 12 February 2018.