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Elena Sokhryakova


SportSpeed Skating
Born04 Nov 1990 in  Ulan-Ude
ResidenceIvanovo, RUS
Higher educationEngineering - Ivanovo State Power University: Russia
Personal Bests
Personal Bests
  Event RecordDateLocation 
    500m 39.69 28 Dec 2018 Kolomna  
    1000m 1:18.10 23 Feb 2019 Calgary  
    1500m 1:57.41 16 Dec 2018 Heerenveen  
    3000m 4:00.94 07 Feb 2020 Calgary  
    5000m 6:59.58 15 Feb 2020 Salt Lake City, UT  
Social Media
Social Media  
Sport Specific Information
Sport Specific Information
Name of coachPawel Abratkiewicz [national], POL; Olga Kuvshinova [personal], RUS; Viktor Sivkov [personal], RUS  
Reason for choosing this sport"A coach invited me [to try the sport] at school, and I have been hooked since then."  
Club / TeamIvanovo Regional Centre of Sports Preparation: Russia  
When and where did you begin this sport?She began training in 1999 in Ivanovo, Russian Federation.  
General Interest
General Interest
NicknamesLena (, 21 Apr 2011)  
HobbiesBaking mousse cakes, reading books. (Athlete, 19 Jan 2021)  
Memorable sporting achievementWinning bronze in the 3000m at the 2010 World Junior Championships in Moscow, Russian Federation. (Athlete, 14 Jan 2021)  
AmbitionsTo compete at the Olympic Winter Games. (Athlete, 14 Jan 2021)  
Most influential person in careerCoach Olga Kuvshinova. (Athlete, 21 Nov 2018)  
Hero / IdolRussian artistic gymnast Alexei Nemov, Russian pole vaulter Yelena Isinbayeva. (Athlete, 13 Nov 2019)  
Sporting philosophy / motto"Fight until the end." (Athlete, 21 Nov 2018)  
Awards and honoursShe has received the title of Master of Sport of International Class in the Russian Federation. (, 24 Aug 2020)  
Championships results
Year Competition Event Rank  
Championships results
    2018/2019 World Single Distances Championships 5000m8  
    2019/2020 World Single Distances Championships 5000m10  
    2018/2019 World Single Distances Championships 3000m10  
    2019/2020 European Single Distances Championships 3000m13  
    2019/2020 World Single Distances Championships Mass Start 16 Laps15  
    2012/2013 World Single Distances Championships 3000m23  
World Cups
Year Competition Event Rank  
World Cups
    2010/2011 World Cup Hamar Team Pursuit 6 Laps2  
    2018/2019 World Cup 3000/5000m11  
    2010/2011 World Cup 3000/5000m17  
    2018/2019 World Cup 1500m19  
    2019/2020 World Cup 3000/5000m21  
    2018/2019 World Cup Mass Start 16 Laps29  
    2012/2013 World Cup 3000/5000m39  
    2010/2011 World Cup 1500m47  
    2019/2020 World Cup 1500m51  
    2017/2018 World Cup 3000/5000m52