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Yang Seung-Yong


SportSpeed Skating
Born30 Oct 1995
ResidenceSeoul, KOR
OccupationAthlete, Student
LanguagesJapanese, Korean
Personal Bests
Personal Bests
  Event RecordDateLocation 
    500m 35.30 27 Nov 2016 Calgary  
    1000m 1:09.21 27 Nov 2016 Calgary  
    1500m 1:51.42 16 Sep 2017 Calgary  
Main Achievements
Main Achievements
World Junior Championships
World Junior Championships
    Team Sprint 1      
Sport Specific Information
Sport Specific Information
Name of coachLee Seok-Kyu [national], KOR; Choi Geun-Won, KOR  
When and where did you begin this sport?He began skating in grade six of primary school in Ilsan, Republic of Korea.  
Club / TeamKorea University: Seoul, KOR  
Reason for choosing this sportHe was inspired to try the sport after watching the 2006 Olympic Winter Games in Turin.  
General Interest
General Interest
Most influential person in careerHis older sister. (Athlete, 17 Nov 2018)  
Hero / IdolKorean speed skater Mun Joon. (Athlete, 17 Nov 2018)  
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