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Courtney Sarault


SportShort Track
Born24 Apr 2000 in Grand Rapids, MI 
Personal Bests
Personal Bests
  Event RecordDateLocation 
    500m 43.228 06 Mar 2021 Dordrecht  
    1000m 1:27.470 07 Mar 2021 Dordrecht  
    1500m 2:18.266 23 Oct 2021 Beijing  
    3000m 5:21.773 07 Mar 2021 Dordrecht  
Main Achievements
Main Achievements
World Championships
World Championships
    1000m     1  
    1500m   1    
    3000m Relay   1 1  
    Overall   1    
World Junior Championships
World Junior Championships
    1500m     1  
    3000m Relay 1      
    Overall   1    
Social Media
Social Media  
Sport Specific Information
Sport Specific Information
When and where did you begin this sport?She began training at age seven in Moncton, NB, Canada.  
Name of coachSebastien Cros [national], FRA; Marc Gagnon [national], CAN  
Reason for choosing this sport"I grew up in an athletic family. My dad is an ex-professional ice hockey player so I was always skating. I tried figure skating but I didn't love it. Then I did speed skating and fell in love."  
General Interest
General Interest
AmbitionsTo compete at the 2022 Olympic Winter Games in Beijing. (, 17 Aug 2017)  
Famous relativesHer father Yves Sarault played professional ice hockey for teams such as the Montreal Canadiens and the Calgary Flames in the NHL. (, 12 Mar 2018;, 07 May 2013)  
Hero / IdolHer father. (Athlete, 05 Dec 2019)  
Most influential person in careerHer parents. (Athlete, 05 Dec 2019)  
HobbiesIce hockey, travelling, hiking. (, 16 Aug 2021;, 03 Dec 2020)  
Awards and honoursIn 2021 she received the Nathalie Lambert Award as Female Short Track Athlete of the Year from Speed Skating Canada. (, 16 Aug 2021)  
Sporting philosophy / motto"Never give up and always push your limits." (Athlete, 13 Nov 2018)  
Championships results
Year Competition Event Rank  
Championships results
    2017/2018 World Junior Championships 3000m Relay1  
    2017/2018 World Junior Championships Overall2  
    2021/2022 World Championships 3000m Relay2  
    2020/2021 World Championships 1500m2  
    2020/2021 World Championships Overall2  
    2018/2019 World Junior Championships 1500m3  
    2020/2021 World Championships 1000m3  
    2018/2019 World Championships 3000m Relay3  
    2021/2022 World Championships 1500m4  
    2022 Olympic Games 3000m Relay4  
    2016/2017 World Junior Championships 3000m Relay4  
    2021/2022 World Championships 1000m5  
    2022 Olympic Games 2000m Relay6  
    2020/2021 World Championships 500m6  
    2018/2019 World Junior Championships 3000m Relay7  
    2018/2019 World Junior Championships 500m8  
    2020/2021 World Championships 3000m Relay8  
    2022 Olympic Games 1000m11  
    2022 Olympic Games 1500m11  
    2018/2019 World Championships 1500m11  
    2021/2022 World Championships 500m16  
    2018/2019 World Championships 500m19  
    2018/2019 World Junior Championships 1000m19  
    2018/2019 World Championships Overall23  
    2016/2017 World Junior Championships Overall39  
World Cups
Year Competition Event Rank  
World Cups
    2019/2020 Shanghai 3000m Relay1  
    2019/2020 World Cup Four Continents Championships 3000m Relay2  
    2018/2019 Calgary, AB 1500m2  
    2019/2020 Dresden 1000m2  
    2021/2022 World Cup Beijing 1500m2  
    2021/2022 World Cup Dordrecht 1500m2  
    2018/2019 World Cup Turin 2000m Relay2  
    2019/2020 World Cup Montreal, QC 1000m2  
    2019/2020 World Cup Nagoya 1500m2  
    2019/2020 World Cup Four Continents Championships 1000m2  
    2021/2022 World Cup Debrecen 3000m Relay2  
    2019/2020 World Cup Nagoya 3000m Relay2  
    2021/2022 World Cup Dordrecht 3000m Relay2  
    2019/2020 World Cup Dordrecht 3000m Relay2  
    2021/2022 World Cup Debrecen 2000m Relay2  
    2021/2022 World Cup 1500m3  
    2019/2020 World Cup Montreal, QC 3000m Relay3  
    2021/2022 World Cup Debrecen 1500m3  
    2018/2019 Calgary, AB 3000m Relay3  
    2019/2020 Shanghai 1500m3  
    2019/2020 World Cup Four Continents Championships 500m3  
    2019/2020 World Cup Four Continents Championships Overall3  
    2018/2019 Calgary, AB 1000m4  
    2018/2019 Dresden 3000m Relay4  
    2021/2022 World Cup 1000m5  
    2018/2019 Salt Lake City, UT 2000m Relay5  
    2019/2020 Salt Lake City, UT 2000m Relay5  
    2019/2020 Dresden 3000m Relay5  
    2019/2020 World Cup 1500m6  
    2018/2019 Calgary, AB 2000m Relay6  
    2019/2020 World Cup 1000m7  
    2018/2019 Dresden 2000m Relay7  
    2019/2020 Salt Lake City, UT 1500m8  
    2019/2020 Dresden 2000m Relay8  
    2018/2019 Salt Lake City, UT 3000m Relay9  
    2018/2019 Salt Lake City, UT 1000m10  
    2019/2020 Shanghai 500m10  
    2018/2019 World Cup 1500m12  
    2018/2019 Dresden 1000m14  
    2018/2019 World Cup 1000m17  
    2018/2019 Dresden 1500m19  
    2018/2019 Salt Lake City, UT 1500m20  
    2019/2020 Dresden 1500m20  
    2019/2020 World Cup 500m32  
    2018/2019 World Cup 500m55