Li Kongzheng

Li Kongzheng (Chinese: 李孔政; pinyin: Lǐ Kǒngzhèng; born 4 May 1959) is a Chinese diver.

Li Kongzheng
Personal information
Nationality China
Born (1959-05-04) May 4, 1959 (age 63)
Nanning, Guangxi, People’s Republic of China
Sport
SportDiving
Event(s)3 m, 10 m
Medal record
Event 1st 2nd 3rd
Olympic Games - - 1
World Championships - 1 -
Asian Games 2 1 -
Men's Diving
Representing  China
Olympic Games
Bronze medal – third place 1984 Los Angeles 10m Platform
World Championships
Silver medal – second place 1986 Madrid 10m Platform
Asian Games
Gold medal – first place 1974 Tehran 10m Platform
Gold medal – first place 1982 New Delhi 3m Springboard
Silver medal – second place 1978 Bangkok 3m Springboard

At his first Olympic Games in 1984 he won a bronze medal in the 10 metre platform event. He also participated in the Seoul Olympics four years later, placing sixth in the same event.

He is now coaching at the University of Michigan and has had much success with all of his divers receiving national medals.

He has coached internationally, including Australia.

FamilyEdit

He has two children.

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