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Tao Jiaying

China

SportSpeed Skating
NOCChina
Born15 Apr 1993 in  Qiqihar
GenderWomen
ResidenceBeijing, CHN
OccupationAthlete
LanguagesMandarin
Higher educationPhysical Education - Harbin Sport University : China
Personal Bests
EventRecordDateLocation 
Personal Bests
  Event RecordDateLocation 
    500m 39.92 14 Mar 2019 Calgary  
    1000m 1:17.16 22 Sep 2019 Calgary  
    1500m 1:56.25 05 Dec 2021 Salt Lake City, UT  
    3000m 4:08.42 03 Dec 2021 Salt Lake City, UT  
    5000m 7:23.16 16 Mar 2019 Calgary  
Social Media
Social Media
weibo.com/u/2725285563  
Sport Specific Information
Sport Specific Information
When and where did you begin this sport?She began skating in 2003 in Qiqihar, People's Republic of China.  
Name of coachLiu Guangbin [club], CHN; Li Yan [national], CHN  
Reason for choosing this sportHer mother introduced her to the sport.  
Club / TeamHeilongjiang Province: China  
General Interest
General Interest
Awards and honoursIn 2015 she was named an Elite Athlete of International Class in short track by the General Administration of Sport of China. (sport.gov.cn, 09 Nov 2021; sports.sina.com.cn, 19 Nov 2015)

In 2013 she was named an Elite Athlete of National Class in short track by the General Administration of Sport of China. (sport.gov.cn, 16 Apr 2013)
 
InjuriesShe has a scar on her face as a result of an accident during competition in 2008. (sports.sina.com.cn, 12 Dec 2015)

She has fractured her ankle bone during her career. (Athlete, 10 Feb 2016)
 
Most influential person in careerHer parents. (Athlete, 20 Nov 2018)  
Hero / IdolSwiss tennis player Roger Federer. (Athlete, 15 Nov 2019)  
Sporting philosophy / motto"There is only a starting point, there is no finish line." (Athlete, 15 Nov 2019)  
Other sportsShe has represented the People's Republic of China in short track, winning silver in the 3000m relay at the 2015 World Championships in Moscow, Russian Federation. (SportsDeskOnline, 21 Nov 2018)  
AmbitionsTo compete at the 2022 Olympic Winter Games in Beijing. (workercn.cn, 11 Nov 2021)  
Championships results
Year Competition Event Rank  
Championships results
    2019/2020 World Single Distances Championships Team Pursuit 6 Laps7  
World Cups
Year Competition Event Rank  
World Cups
    2018/2019 World Cup Mass Start 16 Laps25  
    2019/2020 World Cup 3000/5000m36  
    2018/2019 World Cup 3000/5000m47