The mother-of-one from China’s Henan province puts her youthful looks down to her fitness regime after picking up swimming at the age of 30, reports the People’s Daily Online.
After pictures of Ye’s incredible figure become viral online, web users are surprised to find out that she is actually 50-years-old
The woman, who has a son, said she started swimming when she was 30 and became interested in keeping fit.
She took her hobby one step further in March, swimming across the straits of Malacca, according to the report.
And she is also hoping to swim the Han River in South Korea.
Ye said she trains daily at her local swimming pool and keeps toned by heading to the gym two to three times a week for two hours.
Her hope is that she will be able to keep wearing a bikini even when she is 80.
People have been discussing the woman’s age online.
On China’s Twitter-like Weibo, more she has had more than three million mentions.
One user wrote: ‘I want a good body but I do not want to exercise!’
While another commented: ’50-year-old woman with a 20 year-old body and full of positive energy’.
And one user said: ‘Really beautiful. I admire her perseverance’.