He Kexin is a former Chinese gymnastics athlete who competed at the 2008 and 2012 Summer Olympics. At the 2008 Beijing Olympics, she won the gold medal on the uneven bar. and is a member of the Chinese team. She is one of the few gymnastics athletes to score above 17.00 on the 2005-2008 score code, and her difficulty score of 7.7 on the bar in 2008 was one of the highest in the world. Like some of her teammates, questions have been raised in the international press as earlier reports seemed to suggest she may not be old enough to compete in the 2008 Olympics; However, a formal investigation was in his favor. She continued to be successful in the post-Beijing period, she holds the record for the highest difficulty achieved in all of the London Olympics. In the 2010 World Championship team final, she scored 16,133 with a difficulty of 7.4, one of the best scores in women's gymnastics from 2009 to 2012
|Full name||He Kexin (何可欣)|
|Born||January 1, 1992, (see Age controversy below), Beijing, China|
|Years on national team||2007–12 (CHN)|
|Club||Beijing Gymnastics Team|
|Head coach(es)||Liu Guicheng, He Hua|
|Music||Bolero by Maurice Ravel (2010–11)|
Chinese artistic gymnast who won gold in the team event and uneven bars at the 2008 Summer Olympics. Additionally, she won National, Asian and World championships between 2008 and 2010.
She got her start training at the Shichahai Sports School in Beijing, China in 1997.
At the 2010 World Championships, she scored 16.133 with 7.4 difficulty, one of the highest scores ever recorded in women's gymnastics.
Her parents came under suspicion by many members of the international press for allegedly lying about their daughter's age.
She was teammates with Yang Wei on the Chinese women's gymnastics team at the 2008 Olympics.
- Gymnastics of Chinese female athletes
- Olympic gymnastics athletes come from China
- Gymnastics athletes at the 2010 Asian Games TM_VZ! Debates about age
- World champion gymnast athlete
- Athletes won the Olympic gold medal for China
- A gymnast won a medal at the Asian Games
- Olympic silver medal for China
- Gymnastics athletes at the 2012 Summer Olympics
- Gymnastics athletes at the 2008 Summer Olympics
- Medalist at the Gymnastics World Championship
Latest information about He Kexin updated on June 14 2021.