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Egor Yunin


SportSpeed Skating
Born17 Jul 1997 in  Moscow
ResidenceMoscow, RUS
OccupationAthlete, Student
Higher educationCoaching, Physical Education - Russian State University of Physical Education, Sport, Youth and Tourism: Moscow, RUS
Personal Bests
Personal Bests
  Event RecordDateLocation 
    500m 36.96 17 Mar 2016 Kolomna  
    1000m 1:12.18 29 Oct 2017 Kolomna  
    1500m 1:49.07 13 Oct 2018 Kolomna  
    5000m 6:31.42 31 Oct 2019 Kolomna  
    10000m 13:45.20 03 Nov 2019 Kolomna  
Social Media
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Sport Specific Information
Sport Specific Information
Reason for choosing this sportHe followed his older brother Alexey into the sport.  
Club / TeamMegasport Moscomsport: Moscow, RUS  
When and where did you begin this sport?He began speed skating in 2003 in Moscow, Russian Federation.  
Name of coachIrina Zaitseva [personal], RUS, from 2003  
General Interest
General Interest
Sporting philosophy / motto"The most important thing is to compete not with your rivals, but with yourself. Only giving it your all on each distance can you progress and enhance your skills." (, 12 Mar 2015)  
HobbiesPlaying computer games. (Athlete, 28 Nov 2019)  
AmbitionsTo compete at the 2022 Olympic Winter Games in Beijing. (Athlete, 28 Nov 2019)  
Memorable sporting achievementWinning medals at Junior World Cup events. (Athlete, 13 Nov 2019)  
Most influential person in careerCoach Irina Zaitseva. (Athlete, 13 Nov 2019)  
Awards and honoursHe holds the title of Master of Sport in the Russian Federation. (, 31 May 2019)  
Famous relativesHis brother Alexey Yunin competed in speed skating for the Russian national team until 2007 when an injury ended his career. (, 18 Mar 2016)  
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