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Janno Botman

Netherlands

SportSpeed Skating
FederationIDSSNED10803200001
NOCNetherlands
Born08 Mar 2000 in  Andijk
GenderMen
OccupationAthlete
LanguagesDutch
Personal Bests
EventRecordDateLocation 
Personal Bests
  Event RecordDateLocation 
    500m 34.61 14 Jan 2023 Heerenveen  
    1000m 1:08.06 28 Dec 2022 Heerenveen  
    1500m 1:48.68 10 Oct 2021 Inzell  
    5000m 7:30.92 11 Feb 2018 Enschede  
Main Achievements
 
Main Achievements
World Junior Championships
Event  
World Junior Championships
    500m     1  
    1000m 1      
    Team Sprint 1      
Sport Specific Information
Sport Specific Information
Club / TeamSTG Solid Aqua: Hoogkarspel, NED  
General Interest
General Interest
HobbiesPlaying video games, coffee. (Athlete, 13 Feb 2023)  
InjuriesHe was unable to compete at the 2020 Dutch National Distance Championships in Heerenveen after testing positive for COVID-19. (noordhollandsdagblad.nl, 30 Oct 2020)  
Memorable sporting achievementWinning gold in the 1000m at the 2019 World Junior Championships in Baselga di Pine, Italy. (Athlete, 13 Feb 2023)  
Sport Specific Information
Sport Specific Information
Reason for choosing this sportHis parents enjoyed speed skating and introduced him and his siblings to the sport.  
General Interest
General Interest
AmbitionsTo win a medal at the Olympic Winter Games. (schaatsen.nl, 10 Nov 2021)  
Sport Specific Information
Sport Specific Information
Name of coachGerard van Velde, NED; Sjoerd Geraets, NED  
Social Media
Social Media
www.facebook.com/Janno-Botman-1485691214983695  
twitter.com/botman_janno  
General Interest
General Interest
Superstitions / Rituals / BeliefsHe tries to relax before he competes. (Athlete, 13 Feb 2023)  
Sport Specific Information
Sport Specific Information
When and where did you begin this sport?He began skating in 2004 in Hoorn, Netherlands.  
World Cups
Year Competition Event Rank  
World Cups
    2022/2023 Tomaszˇw Mazowiecki Team Sprint3  
    2022/2023 World Cup Classification 500m8  
    2021/2022 World Cup Classification 500m39  
    2022/2023 World Cup Classification 1000m43