Liu Xuan, mentor Cheng Fei, Lu Shanzhen, died of a heart attack at the age of 63

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 Liu Xuan, mentor Cheng Fei, Lu Shanzhen, died of a heart attack at the age of 63


In addition to the four Olympic gold medals, Lu Shanzhen also led the Chinese womens gymnastics team to win 13 gold medals in the world championships, and cultivated many world champions, including kuiyunyuan, Bi Wenjing, Liu Xuan, Cheng Fei, Yang Yilin, he Ning, Zhang Nan, etc. In March 2013, Lu Shanzhen was promoted to deputy director of the gymnastics management center of the General Administration of sport of the peoples Republic of China. He no longer served as the head coach of the womens team, and began to take charge of artistic gymnastics and other projects. It was at the same time that Cheng Fei, the captain of the Chinese womens gymnastics team, also announced his retirement, ending a glorious era for this team. Even after the end of Rio Olympic cycle, Lu Shanzhen, who is far away from the front line, still exerts his residual energy and actively cultivates reserve forces for Chinese womens gymnastics. In every years national excellent Gymnastics Reserve Talents Training Camp, Lu Shanzhen can still be seen to guide the small players and train the young coaches. Source: Cao Liqiao, editor in charge of sports of Netease_ NS1806

In March 2013, Lu Shanzhen was promoted to deputy director of the gymnastics management center of the General Administration of sport of the peoples Republic of China. He no longer served as the head coach of the womens team, and began to take charge of artistic gymnastics and other projects. It was at the same time that Cheng Fei, the captain of the Chinese womens gymnastics team, also announced his retirement, ending a glorious era for this team.

Even after the end of Rio Olympic cycle, Lu Shanzhen, who is far away from the front line, still exerts his residual energy and actively cultivates reserve forces for Chinese womens gymnastics. In every years national excellent Gymnastics Reserve Talents Training Camp, Lu Shanzhen can still be seen to guide the small players and train the young coaches.