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Marcel Bosker

Netherlands

SportSpeed Skating
NOCNetherlands
Born19 Jan 1997 in  Zofingen
GenderMen
ResidenceHeerenveen, NED
OccupationAthlete
LanguagesDutch, English, German
Personal Bests
EventRecordDateLocation 
Personal Bests
  Event RecordDateLocation 
    500m 36.39 18 Mar 2017 Calgary  
    1000m 1:09.10 16 Mar 2017 Calgary  
    1500m 1:44.45 09 Dec 2017 Salt Lake City, UT  
    5000m 6:13.68 10 Dec 2017 Salt Lake City, UT  
    10000m 13:09.17 04 Nov 2018 Heerenveen  
Main Achievements
 
Main Achievements
World Allround Championships
Event  
World Allround Championships
    Allround     1  
World Junior Championships
Event  
World Junior Championships
    Mass Start 10 Laps   1    
    Team Pursuit 8 Laps 1      
    Allround     2  
European Single Distances Championships
Event  
European Single Distances Championships
    5000m     1  
    Team Pursuit 8 Laps 1      
Social Media
Social Media
www.facebook.com/marcel.bosker  
Sport Specific Information
Sport Specific Information
Club / TeamTalentNED: Netherlands  
Reason for choosing this sportHis parents were both skaters.  
Name of coachPeter Kolder [club], NED  
When and where did you begin this sport?He began skating at age five in Basel, Switzerland.  
General Interest
General Interest
Hero / IdolSwiss speed skater Martin Hanggi. (Athlete, 23 Nov 2018)  
InjuriesHe required an operation on his foot in 2015. (Athlete, 28 Jan 2017)

He suffered a broken ankle in 2013. (Athlete, 13 Nov 2017)
 
Memorable sporting achievementWinning bronze in the big combination at the 2018 World Allround Championships in Amsterdam, Netherlands. (Athlete, 23 Nov 2018)  
Famous relativesHis mother Henriet van der Meer and his father Ronald Bosker competed in speed skating for the Netherlands and Switzerland, respectively. (schaatsen.nl, 28 Jan 2018)  
Championships results
Year Competition Event Rank  
Championships results
    2017/2018 European Single Distances Championships Team Pursuit 8 Laps1  
    2017/2018 World Allround Championships 10000m3  
    2017/2018 European Single Distances Championships 5000m3  
    2017/2018 World Allround Championships 5000m3  
    2017/2018 World Allround Championships Allround3  
    2017/2018 European Single Distances Championships 1500m4  
World Cups
Year Competition Event Rank  
World Cups
    2018/2019 World Cup Tomaszˇw Mazowiecki 10000m1  
    2018/2019 World Cup Tomakomai Team Pursuit 8 Laps1  
    2018/2019 World Cup Obihiro Team Pursuit 8 Laps2  
    2017/2018 World Cup Minsk 5000m3  
    2017/2018 World Cup Erfurt 1500m3  
    2018/2019 World Cup Obihiro 5000m3  
    2017/2018 World Cup 1500m11  
    2017/2018 World Cup 5000/10000m11  
    2016/2017 World Cup 5000/10000m26  
    2017/2018 World Cup Overall27  
    2016/2017 World Cup 1500m29