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Ian Quinn

United States

SportSpeed Skating
FederationIDSSUSA12107199301
NOCUnited States
Born21 Jul 1993 in  St. Louis, MO
GenderMen
ResidenceSalt Lake City, UT, USA
OccupationAthlete, Student
LanguagesEnglish
Higher educationAccounting - University of Utah: Salt Lake City, UT, USA
Personal Bests
EventRecordDateLocation 
Personal Bests
  Event RecordDateLocation 
    500m 37.23 19 Nov 2017 Calgary  
    1000m 1:12.15 03 Mar 2018 Salt Lake City, UT  
    1500m 1:48.10 19 Nov 2017 Calgary  
    5000m 6:27.59 15 Mar 2019 Calgary  
    10000m 13:27.74 16 Mar 2019 Calgary  
Social Media
Social Media
www.facebook.com/ian.quinn.965  
twitter.com/quinn_ian  
Sport Specific Information
Sport Specific Information
Name of coachGabriel Girard [national], CAN  
When and where did you begin this sport?He took up short track in 2001 in St Louis, MO, United States of America, and switched to speed skating in 2015.  
Reason for choosing this sport"I had a lot of energy. My godfather's sons did short track so I started that."  
Club / TeamGateway Speed Skating: Kirkwood, MO, USA  
General Interest
General Interest
InjuriesHe has sustained a broken ankle during his career. (Athlete, 16 Nov 2019)  
Memorable sporting achievementBeing selected to represent the United States of America in short track at the 2013 World Junior Championships in Warsaw, Poland. (Athlete, 16 Nov 2019)  
Hero / IdolUS distance runner Steve Prefontaine. (Athlete, 16 Nov 2019)  
Sporting philosophy / motto"Hurt now, win later." (teamusa.org, 09 Nov 2016)  
HobbiesSupporting baseball team the St. Louis Cardinals and ice hockey team the St. Louis Blues. (teamusa.org, 09 Nov 2016)  
Other sportsHe represented the United States of America in short track at the 2013 World Junior Championships in Warsaw, Poland. (SportsDeskOnline, 25 Nov 2016; teamusa.org, 09 Nov 2016)  
Famous relativesHis younger sister Anna represented the United States of America in speed skating at the 2019 World Junior Championships in Baselga di Pine, Italy. His father Dan Quinn has served as the president for the Missouri Speedskating Association in the United States of America. (SportsDeskOnline, 02 Dec 2019; komu.com, 06 Dec 2015)  
Championships results
Year Competition Event Rank  
Championships results
    2019/2020 World Single Distances Championships Team Pursuit 8 Laps5  
    2019/2020 World Single Distances Championships Mass Start 16 Laps12  
World Cups
Year Competition Event Rank  
World Cups
    2019/2020 World Cup Four Continents Championships Mass Start 16 Laps3  
    2019/2020 World Cup Mass Start 16 Laps15  
    2016/2017 World Cup Mass Start 16 Laps29