Zhuang Yong ( Chinese 莊 泳 / 庄 泳 , Pinyin Zhuāng Yǒng ; born August 10, 1972 in Shanghai ) is a former Chinese swimmer .
At the 1988 Olympic Games in Seoul, she became the first Chinese woman to win a medal in swimming. She finished second behind Kristin Otto in the finals of the 100 m freestyle . Four years later in Barcelona she became Olympic champion in the 100 m freestyle and won the 50 m freestyle and the silver medal with the Chinese 4 × 100 m freestyle relay.
|ALTERNATIVE NAMES||莊 泳; 庄 泳; Zhuāng Yǒng|
|BRIEF DESCRIPTION||Chinese swimmer and Olympic champion|
|DATE OF BIRTH||August 10, 1972|
|PLACE OF BIRTH||Shanghai|