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Park Ji Woo

Republic of Korea

SportSpeed Skating
FederationIDSSKOR22710199801
NOCRepublic of Korea
Born27 Oct 1998 in  Uijeongbu
GenderWomen
OccupationAthlete
LanguagesKorean
Higher educationPhysical Education - Korea National Sport University: Seoul, KOR
Personal Bests
EventRecordDateLocation 
Personal Bests
  Event RecordDateLocation 
    500m 39.55 09 Mar 2018 Salt Lake City, UT  
    1000m 1:15.92 04 Dec 2021 Salt Lake City, UT  
    1500m 1:58.34 04 Mar 2018 Salt Lake City, UT  
    3000m 4:07.53 23 Sep 2017 Calgary  
    5000m 7:18.70 19 Nov 2017 Stavanger  
Main Achievements
 
Main Achievements
World Junior Championships
Event  
World Junior Championships
    1500m     1  
    3000m   1    
    Team Pursuit   3 1  
    Team Sprint   1    
    Allround     1  
Social Media
Social Media
instagram.com/jiwoo_s.s/  
Sport Specific Information
Sport Specific Information
Club / TeamGangwon-do Office: Republic of Korea  
Reason for choosing this sportA skating coach suggested she should try the sport.  
When and where did you begin this sport?She began skating in 2002 in Uijeongbu, Republic of Korea.  
General Interest
General Interest
Most influential person in careerHer parents. (Athlete, 15 Nov 2019)  
HobbiesKnitting. (Athlete, 15 Nov 2019)  
Superstitions / Rituals / BeliefsShe puts her right skate on first. (Athlete, 15 Nov 2019)  
NicknamesZiwo (Athlete, 15 Nov 2019)  
Famous relativesHer older brother Park Ki-Woong represented the Republic of Korea in speed skating at the 2016 World Junior Championships in Changchun, People's Republic of China, where he won gold in team pursuit. (Instagram profile, 05 Nov 2022; sports.donga.com, 20 May 2021; SportsDeskOnline, 23 Nov 2016)  
Memorable sporting achievementWinning silver in team pursuit at the 2017 Asian Winter Games in Obihiro, Japan. (Athlete, 15 Nov 2019)  
Championships results
Year Competition Event Rank  
Championships results
    2016/2017 World Single Distances Championships Team Pursuit 6 Laps5  
    2018/2019 World Single Distances Championships Team Sprint6  
    2018 Olympic Games Team Pursuit 6 Laps8  
    2019/2020 World Single Distances Championships Mass Start 16 Laps12  
    2016/2017 World Single Distances Championships Mass Start 16 Laps14  
    2018 Olympic Games Mass Start 16 Laps17  
    2018/2019 World Single Distances Championships Mass Start 16 Laps21  
    2016/2017 World Single Distances Championships 1500m23  
    2022 Olympic Games Mass Start25  
    2022 Olympic Games 1000m30  
World Cups
Year Competition Event Rank  
World Cups
    2019/2020 World Cup Four Continents Championships 1500m3  
    2019/2020 World Cup Four Continents Championships Mass Start 16 Laps3  
    2016/2017 World Cup Harbin Team Pursuit 6 Laps3  
    2021/2022 World Cup Mass Start12  
    2019/2020 World Cup Mass Start 16 Laps15  
    2018/2019 World Cup Mass Start 16 Laps17  
    2016/2017 World Cup Mass Start 16 Laps19  
    2017/2018 World Cup Mass Start 16 Laps23  
    2015/2016 World Cup Mass Start 16 Laps27  
    2018/2019 World Cup 3000/5000m29  
    2018/2019 World Cup 1500m37  
    2019/2020 World Cup 3000/5000m43  
    2016/2017 World Cup 1500m43  
    2019/2020 World Cup 1500m44  
    2021/2022 World Cup 1500m44  
    2021/2022 World Cup 3000/5000m50  
    2021/2022 World Cup 1000m55