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Alex Varnyś


SportShort Track
Born01 Aug 1995 in Budapest 
ResidenceBudapest, HUN
OccupationAthlete, Student
LanguagesEnglish, Hungarian
Personal Bests
Personal Bests
  Event RecordDateLocation 
    500m 42.479 02 Sep 2017 Budapest  
    1000m 1:26.548 23 Feb 2014 Budapest  
    1500m 2:16.783 16 Nov 2017 Seoul  
    3000m 5:05.872 30 Dec 2011 Budapest  
Main Achievements
Main Achievements
World Junior Championships
World Junior Championships
    3000m Relay   1    
Social Media
Social Media  
Sport Specific Information
Sport Specific Information
Name of coachAkos Banhidi [club], HUN; Lina Zhang [national]  
When and where did you begin this sport?He took up short track in 2003 in Budapest, Hungary.  
Club / TeamMTK Budapest: Hungary  
Reason for choosing this sport"I like speed."  
General Interest
General Interest
Most influential person in careerHis father. (Athlete, 12 Feb 2016)  
Memorable sporting achievementWinning silver in the 3000m relay at the 2014 World Junior Championships in Erzurum, Turkey. (Athlete, 12 Feb 2016)  
InjuriesHe broke his ankle in 2008. (Athlete, 12 Feb 2016)  
Sporting philosophy / motto"Go hard." (Athlete, 12 Feb 2016)  
Championships results
Year Competition Event Rank  
Championships results
    2013/2014 World Junior Championships 3000m Relay2  
    2014/2015 World Junior Championships 3000m Relay4  
    2011/2012 World Junior Championships 3000m Relay4  
    2017/2018 World Championships 5000m Relay8  
    2012/2013 World Junior Championships 3000m Relay13  
    2012/2013 World Junior Championships Overall28  
    2014/2015 World Junior Championships Overall48  
World Cups
Year Competition Event Rank  
World Cups
    2017/2018 Shanghai 5000m Relay6  
    2012/2013 Dresden 1500m21  
    2016/2017 Salt Lake City, UT 1500m25  
    2016/2017 Salt Lake City, UT 1500m28  
    2014/2015 Dresden 1500m30  
    2016/2017 Shanghai 500m34  
    2012/2013 Dresden 1500m36  
    2016/2017 Gangneung 1500m37  
    2016/2017 Gangneung 1000m39  
    2016/2017 Calgary, AB 500m42  
    2014/2015 Dresden 1500m45  
    2016/2017 Shanghai 1500m48  
    2014/2015 World Cup 1500m61  
    2012/2013 World Cup 1500m68  
    2016/2017 World Cup 1500m77  
    2014/2015 World Cup 500m87  
    2015/2016 World Cup 1000m95  
    2016/2017 World Cup 500m104  
    2017/2018 World Cup 1500m107  
    2011/2012 World Cup 1000m108  
    2011/2012 World Cup 1500m109  
    2014/2015 World Cup 1000m114  
    2016/2017 World Cup 1000m142