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Ellia Smeding

Great Britain

SportSpeed Skating
NOCGreat Britain
Born16 Mar 1998
ResidenceGroningen, NED
OccupationAthlete, Student
LanguagesDutch, English
Higher educationLaw - Hanze University of Applied Sciences: Groningen, NED
Personal Bests
Personal Bests
  Event RecordDateLocation 
    500m 40.02 22 Feb 2020 Calgary  
    1000m 1:18.12 07 Feb 2020 Calgary  
    1500m 2:01.81 17 Mar 2019 Calgary  
    3000m 4:21.99 20 Jan 2020 Heerenveen  
    5000m 7:56.31 28 Dec 2017 Leeuwarden  
Social Media
Social Media  
Sport Specific Information
Sport Specific Information
Club / TeamTeam Bouwbedrijf de Vries: Netherlands  
Name of coachPhilip Brojaka [national]  
General Interest
General Interest
InjuriesA lung infection meant she was unable to compete at the 2017 World Junior Championships in Helsinki, Finland. (Twitter profile, 19 Feb 2017)  
Awards and honoursShe was flag bearer for Great Britain at the opening ceremony of the 2017 Winter World University Games in Almaty, Kazakhstan. (BUCS Twitter profile, 31 Jan 2017)  
AmbitionsTo compete at the Olympic Winter Games. (, 16 Oct 2016)  
Championships results
Year Competition Event Rank  
Championships results
    2019/2020 European Single Distances Championships 1000m14  
    2019/2020 European Single Distances Championships Mass Start 16 Laps16  
    2019/2020 European Single Distances Championships 1500m18