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Aleksandra Kachurkina

Russia

SportSpeed Skating
FederationIDSSRUS20904199401
NOCRussia
Born09 Apr 1995 in  Seversk
GenderWomen
ResidenceSeversk, RUS
OccupationAthlete
LanguagesEnglish, Russian
Higher educationCoaching, Teaching - Ural State University of Physical Education: Chelyabinsk, RUS
Personal Bests
EventRecordDateLocation 
Personal Bests
  Event RecordDateLocation 
    500m 38.72 03 Dec 2017 Calgary  
    1000m 1:14.72 10 Dec 2017 Salt Lake City, UT  
    1500m 1:58.85 24 Mar 2018 Kolomna  
    3000m 4:19.76 22 Jan 2015 Kolomna  
    5000m 7:38.82 27 Dec 2015 Kolomna  
Social Media
Social Media
vk.com/id354242839  
Sport Specific Information
Sport Specific Information
Club / TeamYantar Specialised Youth Sports School of Olympic Reserve: Seversk, RUS  
Reason for choosing this sport"It's cold in Siberia, and there were a lot of skating rinks there."  
Name of coachPawel Abratkiewicz [national], POL; Yulia Subbotina [personal], RUS, from 2002  
When and where did you begin this sport?She began speed skating in 2002 in Seversk, Russian Federation.  
General Interest
General Interest
Most influential person in careerCoach Yulia Subbotina. (Athlete, 10 Nov 2017)  
Awards and honoursIn 2012 she received the title of Master of Sport in the Russian Federation. (ruskating.com, 2015)  
HobbiesSpending time with friends, painting by numbers, reading, taking walks, going to the cinema. (Athlete, 10 Nov 2017; tomsk-novosti.ru, 27 Mar 2017)  
Memorable sporting achievementWinning gold in the 1500m at the 2017 Winter World University Games in Almaty, Kazakhstan. (Athlete, 10 Nov 2017)  
AmbitionsTo compete at the 2018 Olympic Winter Games in Pyeongchang. (Athlete, 10 Nov 2017)  
NicknamesSasha (tomsk-novosti.ru, 27 Mar 2017)  
World Cups
Year Competition Event Rank  
World Cups
    2017/2018 World Cup 1000m24  
    2014/2015 World Cup 1500m45  
    2017/2018 World Cup 500m47