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Jordan Stolz

United States

SportSpeed Skating
FederationIDSSUSA12105200401
NOCUnited States
Born21 May 2004
GenderMen
ResidenceUnited States
LanguagesEnglish
Personal Bests
EventRecordDateLocation 
Personal Bests
  Event RecordDateLocation 
    500m 34.11 10 Dec 2021 Calgary  
    1000m 1:06.47 22 Oct 2022 Salt Lake City, UT  
    1500m 1:43.16 21 Oct 2022 Salt Lake City, UT  
    5000m 6:33.92 20 Oct 2022 Salt Lake City, UT  
Social Media
Social Media
instagram.com/stolz_jordan_/  
Sport Specific Information
Sport Specific Information
Name of coachRyan Shimabukuro [national], USA; Bob Corby [personal]  
Training RegimeHe trains for about five hours a day.  
When and where did you begin this sport?He began skating on a frozen pond at age five. The following year he joined Badger Speedskating Club in Wisconsin, United States of America.  
Reason for choosing this sport"I was watching the 2010 Olympic Winter Games [in Vancouver] and was amazed by the passes at high speeds and the lean in the turns."  
General Interest
General Interest
Most influential person in careerHis parents. (wptv.com, 20 Feb 2022)  
Hero / IdolUS speed skater and coach, Shani Davis. (si.com, 10 Feb 2022)  
HobbiesHunting, fishing. (nytimes.com, 10 Feb 2022)  
Memorable sporting achievementCompeting at the 2022 Olympic Winter Games in Beijing. (Instagram profile, 11 Apr 2022)  
Sporting philosophy / motto"I listen to my coach and then I can still do my own thing and figure out things for myself, something that the coach wouldn't understand." (nytimes.com, 10 Feb 2022)  
MilestonesAt age 18 years and 174 days, he became the youngest male speed skater from any nation to have won an individual race at a World Cup event. He claimed victory in the 1500m in 2022 in Stavanger, Norway. (SportsDeskOnline, 23 Nov 2022; tmj4.com, 17 Nov 2022)  
Championships results
Year Competition Event Rank  
Championships results
    2021/2022 World Sprint Championships Overall4  
    2022 Olympic Games 500m13  
    2022 Olympic Games 1000m14  
World Cups
Year Competition Event Rank  
World Cups
    2022/2023 World Cup Stavanger 1500m1  
    2022/2023 World Cup Stavanger 1000m1  
    2021/2022 World Cup Calgary, AB 1000m2  
    2022/2023 World Cup Heerenveen Team Sprint3  
    2021/2022 World Cup 1000m23  
    2021/2022 World Cup Mass Start27  
    2021/2022 World Cup 500m34