Kimberly Chan Wan Lin (born June 10, 1994), known professionally as Kimberly Chan, is a renowned Singaporean celebrity diver and sportsperson.
She is known for representing her country during the 2013/2015 Southeast Asian Games. She wowed the spectators with her performances.
Kimberly Chan has been Involved in gymnastics ever since she was just a little girl. Unfortunately for the young and vibrant diver, her career in diving ended abruptly when she injured her back in 2018 during training.
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|Wiki Facts & About Data|
|Full Name:||Kimberly Chan Wan Lin|
|Stage Name:||Kimberly Chan|
|Born:||10 June 1994 (age 28 years old)|
|Place of Birth:||Singapore|
|Parents:||Foo Yan Nuen, Kenneth Chan|
|Husband • Spouse:||Gabriel|
|Boyfriend • Partner:||Gabriel|
Early Life & Education
Kimberly Chan was born on June 10th, 1994, to Singaporean parents. She was born to Foo Yan Nuen (mother) and Kenneth Chan (father), who are sports lovers’ parents.
However, she has a younger brother named Jonathan Chan, with whom she shares the same career path. Jonathan Chan is known for representing Singapore during the 2020 Summer Olympics in the Men’s 10-meter event. She has loved the sport ever since she was just a little girl.
Her parents saw how serious and keen she was about diving and decided to support her career choice, even though they didn’t like the idea.
Regarding her education, Kimberly Chan received her high school education at the Catholic Junior College. After she graduated from high school, she enrolled at Singapore Management University.
Kimberly Chan met her soulmate, simply identified as Gabriel, at an interview session. According to sources, the two lovebirds attended the same school but never crossed paths.
Gabriel was given the task of managing a health club after he graduated. When Kimberly Chan arrived for an interview, Gabriel was struck off by her attractiveness and insightful responses to his questions. As they talked more and more, he started to like her.
Five years later, while Kimberly Chan‘s family was visiting for Thanksgiving, Gabriel set up a date at a posh Bethesda restaurant to pop the proposal.
Gymnastics has been Kimberly Chan‘s passion since she was a young child. When Singapore hosted the Youth Olympic Games in 2010, she officially joined the national diving squad (YOG).
She joined the national team as they were putting a diving team for the YOG and recruited gymnasts or former gymnasts to form the team.
Kimberly Chan competed for Singapore at the 2013 Myanmar Games in the women’s 10m synchronized platform with Arizir Fong, eventually finishing sixth. She competed in the women’s 10m platform at the 28th Southeast Asian Games in Singapore, where she finished fourth.
Kimberly Chan could not compete in the 2017 Southeast Asian Games due to a back issue. In 2018, she finally gave up competitive diving.
Kimberly Chan‘s accumulated net worth is estimated at US$500,000. Although we still don’t have many details regarding her source of wealth at the moment.
- Instagram handle: @Chankimberly
- Twitter handle: @Misskchan311