Po Heung Lin Hong Kong

Key Facts

Country

Competed in

Date of birth

02 May 1985

Height

1.63m

Weight

62kg

Medals

London 2012
Gold Silver Bronze
0 0 0

Sport Guides

FENCING

Po Heung Lin competed in FENCING

Did you know?

  • Three types of weapon are used in Olympic fencing - the foil, epee and sabre.
  • Point scoring varies from weapon to weapon but all 10 fencing competitions use a knock-out format.
  • Individual fencing bouts last for three rounds of three minutes each, or until one fencer has scored 15 hits against their opponent.
  • In the team events, teams of three fencers compete against their opponents over a series of nine bouts, with the aim of accumulating a maximum of 45 hits.
  • Between 1932 and 1960, Hungarian fencer Aladar Gerevich won a phenomenal six consecutive gold medals - a feat no other Olympian has managed.

Appearances for Po Heung Lin

Date Event Won
28 Jul Women's Individual Foil Round of 64, Bout 31

Head to Head

Po Heung Lin vs Natalia Sheppard

Po Heung Lin

Po Heung Lin Hong Kong flag

London 2012 medals

0

London 2012 appearances

1

Height

1.63m (5'4")

Weight

62kg

Age

31

Natalia Sheppard

Natalia Sheppard Great Britain & N. Ireland flag

London 2012 medals

0

London 2012 appearances

6

Height

1.65m (5'5")

Weight

52kg

Age

32

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