Hu Jia

Hu Jia

Chinese diving athlete
Date of Birth: 10.01.1983
Country: China

  1. Biography of Hu Jia
  2. Olympic Success
  3. Previous Olympic Medals
  4. World Champion

Biography of Hu Jia

Hu Jia, a Chinese diver, was born on January 10, 1983, in the Hubei province. He is best known for his achievements in the sport of diving, particularly in the 10-meter platform event.

Hu Jia

Olympic Success

In the 2004 Olympic Games, Hu Jia displayed his exceptional diving skills and won the gold medal in the 10-meter platform event with a score of 748.08 points. Despite being ranked sixth after the preliminary round and fourth after the semifinal, Hu Jia executed a flawless dive in the final, propelling him to the top of the leaderboard.

Previous Olympic Medals

Hu Jia had previously achieved success in the 2000 Olympic Games held in Sydney, Australia. He secured two silver medals, one in the individual 10-meter platform event and the other in the synchronized diving event with the same height.

World Champion

In 2001, Hu Jia proved his dominance in the sport by becoming the World Champion in synchronized diving from the 10-meter platform. This victory further solidified his reputation as one of the top divers in the world.

Throughout his career, Hu Jia has consistently showcased his exceptional diving skills and remarkable ability to perform under pressure. His achievements in the Olympics and World Championships have made him a celebrated figure in the world of diving.