captain Feng Kun – A Beijing girl dreaming of the
captain and starting setter Feng Kun has a wish: to
win the world championship with China.
1979 in the Chinese capital of Beijing, Feng began to
play volleyball when she was 10 and fell in love with
it soon after.
joined the local club in Beijing in 1994 and was
selected in the national side for the first time one
in 2001 that Feng began to make herself known
internationally. Chinese head coach Chen Zhonghe made
Feng a starter for the first time at the World Grand
Prix competition in Harbin, China and rewarded him
with a sound performance at the tournament. Then the
1.82-meter setter captained China to win their first
major title in 15 years at the World Grand Champions
her teammates finished runners-up to Russia in the
2002 Grand Prix finals in Hong Kong, China and
clinched the title at the Busan Asian Games. She went
a step forward in 2003 by winning the Best Setter
honor at the Swiss Volleyball tournament and the
Russian President Cup.
energetic Feng likes reading, traveling, surfing the
Internet and listening to the music when she is free.
But her biggest wish is to win the world championship.
want to become the best setter in the world and win
the world championship with my teammates,” Feng said.
“I would like to work hard to make my dream into