Zibei Yan

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Zibei Yan is a breaststroke specialist from China. He made his Olympic debut in 2016 aged 2o and won his first World Championship medal a year later.

2016 Olympic Games

In his Olympic debut Yan finished 27th in the 100 meter breaststroke in 1:00.88.

2017 World Championships

Yan won a bronze medal as a member of China’s 400 meter mixed medley relay. Yan swam the breaststroke leg in 58.98 to help china touch third in 3:41.25 to tie with Canada, just 0.04 behind Australia who took silver. Earlier in the week Yan was in the 100 meter breaststroke where he finished 7th in the final in 59.42. In the 50 meter breaststroke Yan finished 15th in the semifinal in 27.33.

International Medals

Place Event Year Meet
Bronze 400 Mixed Medley Relay 2017 World Championships

Best Times

Course Event Time Date Meet
lcm 50 Breast 27.25 07/25/17 2017 World Championships
Budapest, Hungary
lcm 100 Breast 59.15 07/23/17 2017 World Championships
Budapest, Hungary
Zibei Yan 2017 World Championships Budapest, Hungary (photo: Mike Lewis) Zibei Yan 2017 World Championships Budapest, Hungary (photo: Mike Lewis) Zibei Yan 2017 World Championships Budapest, Hungary (photo: Mike Lewis) (photo: Mike Lewis)