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Patrick Roest

Netherlands

SportSpeed Skating
FederationIDSSNED10712199501
NOCNetherlands
Born07 Dec 1995 in  Lekkerkerk
GenderMen
ResidenceLekkerkerk, NED
OccupationAthlete
LanguagesDutch, English
Personal Bests
EventRecordDateLocation 
Personal Bests
  Event RecordDateLocation 
    500m 36.27 04 Mar 2017 Hamar  
    1000m 1:10.22 05 Feb 2018 Gangneung  
    1500m 1:44.42 03 Nov 2018 Heerenveen  
    5000m 6:08.98 02 Nov 2018 Heerenveen  
    10000m 12:47.89 04 Nov 2018 Heerenveen  
Main Achievements
 
Main Achievements
Olympic Games
Event  
Olympic Games
    1500m   1    
    Team Pursuit 8 Laps     1  
World Allround Championships
Event  
World Allround Championships
    Allround 1 1    
World Junior Championships
Event  
World Junior Championships
    500m     1  
    1000m   1    
    1500m 1   1  
    5000m   2    
    Team Pursuit 8 Laps 1      
    Allround 1      
    Allround 1      
Social Media
Social Media
www.facebook.com/patrickroestt  
twitter.com/patrickroestt  
Sport Specific Information
Sport Specific Information
Reason for choosing this sportHe followed his sister into the sport.  
When and where did you begin this sport?He began speed skating at age seven in Krimpenerwaard, Netherlands.  
Name of coachJac Orie [Lotto], NED  
Club / TeamTeam Lotto NL-Jumbo [NED] / STV Lekstreek [NED]:  
General Interest
General Interest
Other sportsHe has competed in marathon speed skating at national level and in roller speed skating at international level. (proskating.nl, 23 Oct 2014; patrickroest.nl, 01 Sep 2014)  
Famous relativesHis older sister Natasja Roest represented the Netherlands in speed skating at the 2013 Winter World University Games in Trentino, Italy. She has also competed in roller speed skating at national level. (patrickroest.nl, 01 Sep 2014; natasjaroest.nl, 02 Jan 2014)  
Awards and honoursIn March 2014 he was presented with the Van Polanen Certificate by the mayor of Nederlek, Netherlands. The honour was in recognition of the gold medal he won at the 2014 World Junior Championships in Bjugn, Norway. (deweekkrant.nl, 19 Mar 2014)  
Memorable sporting achievementWinning silver in the big combination at the 2017 World Allround Championships in Hamar, Norway. (schaatsen.nl, 05 Mar 2017)  
InjuriesIn September 2017 he broke his left wrist and forearm after a fall in training. (schaatsen.nl, 15 Sep 2017; teamlottojumbo.nl, 15 Sep 2017)  
Championships results
Year Competition Event Rank  
Championships results
    2017/2018 World Allround Championships Allround1  
    2017/2018 World Allround Championships 500m1  
    2017/2018 World Allround Championships 10000m2  
    2018 Olympic Games 1500m2  
    2016/2017 World Allround Championships Allround2  
    2016/2017 World Allround Championships 5000m2  
    2017/2018 World Allround Championships 1500m2  
    2018 Olympic Games Team Pursuit 8 Laps3  
    2016/2017 World Allround Championships 1500m3  
    2016/2017 World Single Distances Championships 1500m6  
World Cups
Year Competition Event Rank  
World Cups
    2016/2017 World Cup Harbin Team Pursuit 8 Laps1  
    2018/2019 World Cup Obihiro 5000m1  
    2018/2019 World Cup Tomakomai Team Pursuit 8 Laps1  
    2016/2017 World Cup Stavanger 1500m2  
    2016/2017 World Cup Heerenveen Team Pursuit 8 Laps2  
    2018/2019 World Cup Tomakomai 1500m2  
    2016/2017 World Cup 1500m3  
    2016/2017 World Cup Berlin Qualification Combination Allround3  
    2018/2019 World Cup Obihiro 1500m3  
    2018/2019 World Cup Tomakomai 5000m3  
    2016/2017 World Cup Heerenveen 1500m3  
    2016/2017 World Cup 5000/10000m8  
    2016/2017 World Cup Overall11  
    2015/2016 World Cup 5000/10000m24  
    2017/2018 World Cup 5000/10000m28  
    2017/2018 World Cup 1500m30  
    2015/2016 World Cup 1500m31  
    2015/2016 World Cup Overall38