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Tyson Langelaar

Canada

SportSpeed Skating
NOCCanada
Born17 Feb 1999 in  Winnipeg
GenderMen
ResidenceCalgary, AB, CAN
OccupationAthlete
LanguagesEnglish
Personal Bests
EventRecordDateLocation 
Personal Bests
  Event RecordDateLocation 
    500m 35.76 09 Mar 2018 Salt Lake City, UT  
    1000m 1:08.77 19 Oct 2019 Calgary  
    1500m 1:43.39 16 Feb 2020 Salt Lake City, UT  
    5000m 6:28.79 30 Nov 2018 Calgary  
Main Achievements
 
Main Achievements
World Junior Championships
Event  
World Junior Championships
    Team Sprint   1    
    Allround   1 1  
Social Media
Social Media
www.facebook.com/Tyson-Langelaar-179136779374097  
twitter.com/TysonLangelaar  
Sport Specific Information
Sport Specific Information
Name of coachBart Schouten [national], NED; Todd McClements [national], CAN  
Club / TeamSt James Speed Skating Club [SJSSC]: Winnipeg, MB, CAN  
General Interest
General Interest
InjuriesHe has torn the medial collateral ligament [MCL] in his knee and sustained a concussion during his career. (Athlete, 14 Nov 2019)  
Memorable sporting achievementWinning a silver medal in team pursuit at the 2016 Junior World Championships in Changchun, People's Republic of China. (Athlete, 14 Nov 2019)  
Most influential person in careerCanadian speed skater Tyler Derraugh, and Dutch coach Remmelt Eldering. (Athlete, 14 Nov 2019; mbspeedskating.com, 01 Feb 2019)  
Hero / IdolUS basketball player Shaquille O'Neal, US swimmer Michael Phelps. (Athlete, 14 Nov 2019)  
AmbitionsTo compete at the 2020 Olympic Winter Games in Beijing. (winnipegfreepress.com, 13 Feb 2019)  
Awards and honoursHe received the Roland Michener Award at the 2019 Canada Winter Games in Red Deer, AB, Canada. The award is given to the athlete who exemplifies leadership, cooperation and excellence during the Games. (rdnewsnow.com, 03 Jun 2019)  
Sporting philosophy / motto"You can't climb the ladder of success with your hands in your pockets." (Athlete, 14 Nov 2019)  
Championships results
Year Competition Event Rank  
Championships results
    2019/2020 World Allround Championships 500m2  
    2019/2020 World Single Distances Championships Team Pursuit 8 Laps4  
    2019/2020 World Single Distances Championships 1500m9  
    2019/2020 World Allround Championships Allround13  
World Cups
Year Competition Event Rank  
World Cups
    2019/2020 World Cup Nagano Team Pursuit 8 Laps3  
    2019/2020 World Cup 1500m6  
    2019/2020 World Cup 1000m33  
    2018/2019 World Cup 1500m39  
    2018/2019 World Cup 1000m51