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Welson Sim Wee Sheng (born 29 March 1997) is a Malaysian swimmer. He competed in the men's 400 metre freestyle event at the 2016 Summer Olympics.[3]

Welson Sim
Personal information
Full name Welson Sim Wee Sheng[1]
Nationality Malaysian
Born (1997-03-29) 29 March 1997 (age 20)
Kuching, Sarawak, Malaysia[2]
Height 1.81 m (5 ft 11 in)[2]
Weight 70 kg (154 lb)[2]
Sport
Sport Swimming
Welson Sim
Traditional Chinese 沈威勝
Simplified Chinese 沈威胜

BiographyEdit

Sim was born in Kuching, Sarawak.[2] He started joining swimming classes at the age of 10, and competed in Sarawak's President Cup a year later.[4]

ReferencesEdit

  1. ^ "SEA Games: Swimmer Welson Sim sets new record". Fourth Official.com. 12 June 2015. Retrieved 25 May 2017. 
  2. ^ a b c d "Welson Sim". Eurosport. Retrieved 25 May 2017. 
  3. ^ "Welson Sim". Rio 2016. Archived from the original on 6 August 2016. Retrieved 7 August 2016. 
  4. ^ "Interview with Welson Sim, Malaysian National Swimmer". DSA Swim Team. Retrieved 25 May 2017.