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Xi Dongxue

China

SportSpeed Skating
NOCChina
Born17 Jan 1999 in  Xinjiang
GenderWomen
ResidenceUrumqi, CHN
OccupationAthlete
LanguagesEnglish, Mandarin
Personal Bests
EventRecordDateLocation 
Personal Bests
  Event RecordDateLocation 
    500m 39.78 16 Mar 2017 Calgary  
    1000m 1:17.23 18 Mar 2017 Calgary  
    1500m 1:59.62 08 Sep 2018 Calgary  
    3000m 4:23.23 23 Jan 2016 Urumqi  
    5000m 7:45.84 16 Mar 2018 Urumqi  
Social Media
Social Media
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Sport Specific Information
Sport Specific Information
Reason for choosing this sportShe became interested in skating after attending a training camp.  
Name of coachLee Jae-Sik, KOR  
When and where did you begin this sport?She began professional training in 2012 at Xinjiang Sports and Vocational Technical College in the People's Republic of China.  
General Interest
General Interest
AmbitionsTo compete at the 2022 Olympic Winter Games in Beijing. (xj.xinhuanet.com, 29 Jan 2016)  
Awards and honoursIn 2014 she was named a Master of Sport by the General Administration of Sport of China. (sport.gov.cn, 04 Mar 2014)  
Sporting philosophy / motto"No pain, no gain." (Athlete, 08 Feb 2017)  
InjuriesIn July 2016 she injured her right knee and required about one month of rehabilitation. (Athlete, 08 Feb 2017)  
Memorable sporting achievementWinning a bronze medal in the junior category of the 3000m at the 2016 National Winter Games in Urumqi, People's Republic of China. (Athlete, 08 Feb 2017)  
Most influential person in careerCoach Lee Jae-Sik. (Athlete, 20 Nov 2018)  
Hero / IdolJapanese speed skater Miho Takagi. (Athlete, 20 Nov 2018)  
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