Jianping Du was born in 1965, in the Fujian province, but now lives in Hubei Province.
He is keen on lure fishing and has participated in many fishing tournaments:
- The winner of 2013 Fujian Haixia classic lure fishing competition;
- 8th in the 2013 Korean NS Hangzhou division,
- 6th in the 2013 Korean NS Ningbo division;
- 10th in the 2014 Korean NS invitational tournament;
- 12th in the 2015 kayak fishing tournament.