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Yuliya Kozyreva

Russia

SportSpeed Skating
FederationIDSSRUS22003199201
NOCRussia
Born20 Mar 1992 in  Kolomna
GenderWomen
ResidenceKolomna, RUS
OccupationAthlete
LanguagesEnglish, Russian
Higher educationPhysical Education - Moscow State Regional Social Humanitarian Institute: Kolomna, RUS
Personal Bests
EventRecordDateLocation 
Personal Bests
  Event RecordDateLocation 
    500m 38.82 06 Mar 2014 Kolomna  
    1000m 1:18.68 13 Oct 2013 Kolomna  
    1500m 2:04.00 25 Sep 2010 Calgary  
    3000m 4:32.27 13 Mar 2007 Kolomna  
Social Media
Social Media
vk.com/id12921882  
Sport Specific Information
Sport Specific Information
Name of coachVera Bykova, RUS, from 2015  
When and where did you begin this sport?She began the sport in 1998 in Kolomna, Russian Federation.  
Club / TeamArmy Sports Club [SKA]: St. Petersburg, RUS  
Reason for choosing this sportA speed skating coach came to her school and picked her out as being a talented skater.  
General Interest
General Interest
Most influential person in careerRussian speed skater Denis Koval. (Athlete, 04 Dec 2015)  
Hero / IdolUS speed skater Heather Richardson-Bergsma. (Athlete, 04 Dec 2015)  
AmbitionsTo win a medal at the Olympic Winter Games. (Athlete, 06 Nov 2014)  
Awards and honoursShe holds the title of Master of Sport in the Russian Federation. (minsport.gov.ru, 29 May 2015)  
HobbiesReading books on psychology, cooking, playing football. (Athlete, 06 Nov 2014)  
Sporting philosophy / motto"Doing speed skating, I realise my inner potential and strengthen my will, discipline and self-confidence." (Athlete, 04 Dec 2015)  
Championships results
Year Competition Event Rank  
Championships results
    2013/2014 World Sprint Championships Overall17  
    2014/2015 World Single Distances Championships 2 x 500m19  
World Cups
Year Competition Event Rank  
World Cups
    2014/2015 World Cup 500m24  
    2015/2016 World Cup 500m41