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Joy Beune

Netherlands

SportSpeed Skating
NOCNetherlands
Born28 Apr 1999 in  Borne
GenderWomen
ResidenceBorne, NED
LanguagesDutch, English, German
Personal Bests
EventRecordDateLocation 
Personal Bests
  Event RecordDateLocation 
    500m 38.69 09 Mar 2018 Salt Lake City, UT  
    1000m 1:14.21 10 Mar 2018 Salt Lake City, UT  
    1500m 1:52.78 10 Mar 2019 Salt Lake City, UT  
    3000m 3:59.47 10 Mar 2018 Salt Lake City, UT  
    5000m 6:58.94 27 Jan 2019 Heerenveen  
Main Achievements
 
Main Achievements
World Junior Championships
Event  
World Junior Championships
    1000m 1      
    1500m 1      
    3000m 1      
    Team Pursuit 6 Laps 2      
    Allround 1      
World Single Distances Championships
Event  
World Single Distances Championships
    Team Pursuit 6 Laps   1    
Social Media
Social Media
www.facebook.com/profile.php?id=100010240722999  
Sport Specific Information
Sport Specific Information
Name of coachJac Orie [club], NED  
When and where did you begin this sport?She began skating at age nine in Enschede, Netherlands.  
Club / TeamTeam Jumbo-Visma: Netherlands  
Reason for choosing this sportShe followed her father into the sport. "My dad did this sport and I wanted to try it too."  
General Interest
General Interest
Most influential person in careerHer parents. (Athlete, 10 Nov 2017)  
AmbitionsTo compete at the 2022 Olympic Winter Games in Beijing. (isu.org, 03 Feb 2019)  
Awards and honoursShe was presented with the Egbert van 't Oever Incentive Prize at the 2018 Ard Schenk Awards Gala. (schaatsen.nl, 20 Mar 2018)

She was named the 2017 Sportswoman of the Year in Borne, Netherlands. (Instagram profile, 16 Dec 2017)
 
InjuriesIn 2017 she injured her right arm while training for roller speed skating. (schaatsen.nl, 31 Aug 2017)  
Memorable sporting achievementCompeting at the 2017 World Junior Championships in Helsinki, Finland. (Athlete, 10 Nov 2017)  
Sporting philosophy / motto"Perhaps the greatest feeling we experience in sport is freedom." (Athlete, 10 Nov 2017)  
Championships results
Year Competition Event Rank  
Championships results
    2018/2019 World Single Distances Championships Team Pursuit 6 Laps2  
    2019/2020 European Single Distances Championships 1500m7  
    2019/2020 World Single Distances Championships 1500m10  
World Cups
Year Competition Event Rank  
World Cups
    2018/2019 World Cup Obihiro Team Pursuit 6 Laps2  
    2018/2019 World Cup Hamar 1500m3  
    2018/2019 World Cup 1500m8  
    2018/2019 World Cup 1000m17  
    2018/2019 World Cup 3000/5000m37