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Taiwan rakes in 3 more Olympic medals Sunday, bringing total to 10

TAIPEI (Taiwan News) — Taiwan built on its record medal tally after its athletes grabbed three more on Sunday (Aug. 1), doubling the country's all-time record at a single Olympics, while ano...

Taiwan gymnast wins men’s pommel horse silver at Tokyo Olympics

TAIPEI (Taiwan News) — Taiwanese gymnast Lee Chih Kai (李智凱) took silver at the men’s pommel horse competition at the Tokyo Olympics on Sunday, winning Taiwan’s first Olympic gymnasti...

Taiwanese Olympians to participate in sporting event at NCKU

TAIPEI (Taiwan News) — Several Taiwanese Olympians have registered to participate in the upcoming National Intercollegiate Athletic Games (NIAG), which will be held at National Cheng Kung Univer...

Taiwan government vows to bring younger generations onto global stage

TAIPEI (Taiwan News) — President Tsai Ing-wen (蔡英文) on Monday (Oct. 12) received the winners of this year's 10 Outstanding Young Persons Award and said the government will continue its missi...

Gymnastics move named after a Taiwanese gymnast for first time

Seventeen-year-old Ting Hua-tien (丁華恬) has become the first Taiwanese gymnast to have a gymnastics move named after her, the Chinese Taipei Gymnastics Association said Monday (Nov. 25). The Interna...

Taiwan gymnast wins pommel horse silver at world championships

Taiwanese gymnast Lee Chih-kai (李智凱) bagged a silver medal Saturday in the pommel horse event at the 2019 World Artistic Gymnastics Championships, becoming the first Taiwanese athlete to win a medal t...

Taiwan's men's gymnastics team secures spot in 2020 Summer Olympics

TAIPEI (Taiwan News) — After 16-year-old Ting Hua-tien (丁華恬) on Monday (Oct. 7) became the first female Taiwanese gymnast to qualify for the Olympics in 51 years, the Taiwanese men's gymnast...

Female Taiwanese gymnast qualifies for Olympics for first time in 51 years

TAIPEI (Taiwan News) — By qualifying for the 2020 Summer Olympics in Tokyo, 16-year-old Ting Hua-tien (丁華恬) has become the first female Taiwanese gymnast to qualify for the Olympics in 51 years....

Taiwan currently 7th in Universiade medal table with four golds

Taipei, July 8 (CNA) Taiwanese athletes were not expected to replicate their huge medal haul at the 2017 Universiade in Taipei, but they have so far done reasonably well at this year's Universiad...

Team Taiwan bags 12 medals at 30th Summer Universiade in Naples

Team Taiwan has won 12 medals—four gold, five silver and three bronze—for seventh in the overall standings as of Day 5 at the 30th Summer Universiade running July 3-14 in Naples, Italy. ...

Taiwan’s Lee Chih-kai defends pommel horse title at Italy Universiade

TAIPEI (Taiwan News) -- Taiwanese artistic gymnast Lee Chih-kai (李智凱) successfully defended his pommel horse title at Italy Universiade on Sunday, Central News Agency (CNA) reported. Lee came into ...

Gymnast Lee Chih-kai shows off his all-round skills

TAIPEI (Taiwan News) – Representing National Taiwan Sport University, gymnast Lee Chih-kai (李智凱) led his team to dominate in the team competition on Sunday (April 28), at the 2019 National Inter...

Taiwan’s sports universities provide athletes with top-class degrees, training

TAIPEI (Taiwan Today) -- Taiwan won 17 gold, 19 silver and 31 bronze medals at the 2018 Asian Games in Indonesia, marking its best result at the event for two decades and placing it seventh among the ...

Biles sets record by picking up 13th world championship gold

DOHA, Qatar (AP) — The records just keep on coming for Simone Biles. The Olympic champion added gold on vault and silver on uneven bars during the first day of event finals at the wo...

Coach targeting two gymnastics medals for Taiwan at Asian Games

With the Asian Games less than a month away, Taiwan's head gymnastics coach Sadao Hamada is hoping for a gold medal in the men's pommel horse and a medal in the men's team event, assistant...