Print the Biography/Short

Anna Chernova


SportSpeed Skating
Born07 Sep 1992 in  Kaluga
Other namesAnna Iurakova
ResidenceKaluga, RUS
Higher educationTeaching - Kaluga State University: Russia
Personal Bests
Personal Bests
  Event RecordDateLocation 
    500m 41.20 04 Mar 2017 Hamar  
    1000m 1:19.44 19 Oct 2017 Kolomna  
    1500m 1:57.58 03 Dec 2017 Calgary  
    3000m 4:00.55 10 Dec 2017 Salt Lake City, UT  
    5000m 6:57.27 11 Feb 2017 Gangneung  
Main Achievements
Main Achievements
World Junior Championships
World Junior Championships
    Team Pursuit 6 Laps     1  
Social Media
Social Media  
Sport Specific Information
Sport Specific Information
Reason for choosing this sportShe tried skating with one of her classmates at a local ice rink. She enjoyed it and decided to take up the sport.  
Club / TeamTrud Youth Sports School of Olympic Reserve: Kaluga, RUS  
Name of coachSergey Vasilyev [personal], RUS; Viktor Sivkov [national], RUS  
When and where did you begin this sport?She took up the sport in 2002 in Kaluga, Russian Federation.  
General Interest
General Interest
Sporting philosophy / motto"Your result speaks for itself." (Athlete, 28 Jan 2017)  
HobbiesReading, motorcycling. (Athlete, 25 Sep 2018)  
NicknamesAnya (, 10 Mar 2014)  
InjuriesShe underwent knee surgery in 2014. (Athlete, 04 Dec 2015)  
Awards and honoursShe has received the title of Master of Sport of International Class in the Russian Federation. (, 31 May 2018)  
Memorable sporting achievementFinishing on the podium at World Cup events during the 2016/17 season, and placing fourth in the 5000m at the 2017 World Single Distances Championships in Gangneung, Republic of Korea. (Athlete, 25 Sep 2018)  
Other informationHIGHER EDUCATION
She has studied at the Russian Presidential Academy of National Economy and Public Administration in Moscow, Russian Federation. (Athlete, 28 Jan 2017)
Championships results
Year Competition Event Rank  
Championships results
    2016/2017 World Single Distances Championships 5000m4  
    2017/2018 European Single Distances Championships 3000m5  
    2015/2016 World Single Distances Championships 5000m6  
    2014/2015 World Single Distances Championships 5000m7  
    2016/2017 World Allround Championships Allround8  
    2014 Olympic Games 5000m9  
    2014/2015 World Single Distances Championships 3000m10  
    2015/2016 World Single Distances Championships 3000m11  
    2016/2017 World Single Distances Championships 3000m11  
World Cups
Year Competition Event Rank  
World Cups
    2016/2017 World Cup 3000/5000m2  
    2016/2017 World Cup Astana 3000m2  
    2016/2017 World Cup Nagano 3000m3  
    2016/2017 World Cup Berlin 3000m3  
    2017/2018 World Cup 3000/5000m7  
    2016/2017 World Cup Overall10  
    2014/2015 World Cup 3000/5000m16  
    2015/2016 World Cup 3000/5000m23  
    2012/2013 World Cup Mass Start 15 Laps27  
    2017/2018 World Cup 1500m29  
    2013/2014 World Cup 3000/5000m31  
    2012/2013 World Cup 3000/5000m36  
    2017/2018 World Cup Overall38  
    2014/2015 World Cup 1500m47  
    2013/2014 World Cup 1500m50