From September 21st to 27th, the 2019 National Diving Championship and the 2020 Tokyo Olympic Diving World Cup Trials were held in Yantai. As the highest level diving event in the country and related to the eligibility for the Tokyo Olympics next year, the competition attracted more than 230 athletes from more than 20 teams including the national team.
After 7 days of fierce competition, the champions of various events have also emerged one after another: Yang Jian won the men’s 10-meter platform Champions, Wang Han and Shi Tingmao won the women's double 3-meter springboard championship, and Zhang Jiaqi and Chen Yuxi won the women's double 10-meter springboard championship. Lian Junjie, a world-class athlete trained and transported by the Yantai Swimming Training Center, played on behalf of the Shandong team. In this competition, he personally won the men’s individual all-around championship, along with Si Yajie, the 10-meter mixed doubles champion, and Yang Hao. Together they won the men's double 10-meter platform championship.
The reporter learned that Shandong player Lian Junjie started to actively prepare for the Olympic Games after the Gwangju Swimming Championships and the Second Youth Club. Trials. Returning to the "doorway" competition made Lian Junjie "both excited and excited." And he also used his good results to hand in a high score to the citizens of Yantai who cared about him.