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Denis Ayrapetyan


SportShort Track
Born17 Jan 1997 in Penza 
OccupationAthlete, Student
ResidenceMoscow, RUS
LanguagesEnglish, Russian
Higher educationPhysical Education - Penza State University: Russia
Personal Bests
Personal Bests
  Event RecordDateLocation 
    500m 40.765 27 Oct 2020 Kolomna  
    1000m 1:22.602 01 Nov 2019 Salt Lake City, UT  
    1500m 2:09.559 25 Nov 2021 Dordrecht  
    3000m 4:45.619 29 Dec 2018 Kolomna  
Main Achievements
Main Achievements
World Junior Championships
World Junior Championships
    3000m Relay     1  
European Championships
European Championships
    1000m     1  
    1500m   1    
    5000m Relay 1 2 2  
General Interest
General Interest
Hero / IdolRussian short track skater Victor An. (Athlete, 12 Jan 2017)  
Awards and honoursHe has received the title of Master of Sport of International Class in the Russian Federation. (, 30 Oct 2022;, 01 Jun 2022)  
Sport Specific Information
Sport Specific Information
Name of coachVladimir Grigorev [national], RUS; Viktor Pavlov [personal], RUS; Konstantin Skorosov [personal], RUS  
General Interest
General Interest
HobbiesListening to music, travelling, playing golf. (Athlete, 09 Dec 2020)  
Sport Specific Information
Sport Specific Information
Reason for choosing this sportA coach invited children at his school to take up the sport. Ayrapetyan did not enjoy skating initially, but he met the coach at school again a year later and gave it another try. He decided he liked the sport because it was interesting and dynamic.  
General Interest
General Interest
AmbitionsTo win a medal at the Olympic Winter Games. (Athlete, 09 Dec 2020)  
Sport Specific Information
Sport Specific Information
When and where did you begin this sport?He began training in 2008 in Penza, Russian Federation.  
General Interest
General Interest
Sporting philosophy / motto"Through thorns to the stars." (Athlete, 08 Nov 2017)  
Memorable sporting achievementWinning gold in the 5000m relay at the 2020 European Championships in Debrecen, Hungary. (Athlete, 09 Dec 2020)  
Sport Specific Information
Sport Specific Information
Club / TeamMoscow Academy of Winter Sports [RUS] / Penza Sports School No.6 [RUS]:  
Social Media
Social Media  
Championships results
Year Competition Event Rank  
Championships results
    2019/2020 European Championships 5000m Relay1  
    2017/2018 European Championships 5000m Relay2  
    2020/2021 European Championships 1500m2  
    2016/2017 European Championships 5000m Relay2  
    2015/2016 World Junior Championships 3000m Relay3  
    2018/2019 European Championships 5000m Relay3  
    2018/2019 European Championships 1000m3  
    2020/2021 European Championships 5000m Relay3  
    2018/2019 European Championships 1500m4  
    2022 Olympic Games 5000m Relay4  
    2020/2021 World Championships 5000m Relay4  
    2017/2018 European Championships 1500m4  
    2018/2019 World Championships 5000m Relay4  
    2020/2021 European Championships Overall5  
    2020/2021 European Championships 1000m5  
    2018/2019 European Championships Overall6  
    2017/2018 World Championships 5000m Relay7  
    2020/2021 European Championships 500m8  
    2018/2019 European Championships 500m9  
    2017/2018 European Championships Overall9  
    2015/2016 World Junior Championships Overall10  
    2022 Olympic Games 1500m12  
    2017/2018 World Championships 1500m14  
    2017/2018 European Championships 500m16  
    2017/2018 European Championships 1000m20  
    2017/2018 World Championships Overall32  
    2017/2018 World Championships 500m32  
    2017/2018 World Championships 1000m50  
World Cups
Year Competition Event Rank  
World Cups
    2018/2019 Turin 5000m Relay1  
    2019/2020 Salt Lake City, UT 5000m Relay1  
    2016/2017 Minsk 5000m Relay2  
    2019/2020 Montreal, QC 2000m Relay2  
    2019/2020 Dresden 5000m Relay2  
    2018/2019 Salt Lake City, UT 5000m Relay3  
    2018/2019 Salt Lake City, UT 1000m3  
    2019/2020 Montreal, QC 5000m Relay3  
    2019/2020 Nagoya 5000m Relay3  
    2017/2018 Shanghai 5000m Relay5  
    2016/2017 Salt Lake City, UT 5000m Relay5  
    2016/2017 Shanghai 5000m Relay5  
    2016/2017 Dresden 1500m6  
    2019/2020 Dresden 1500m6  
    2019/2020 Dresden 1500m6  
    2018/2019 Almaty 5000m Relay7  
    2016/2017 Calgary, AB 5000m Relay7  
    2016/2017 Gangneung 5000m Relay8  
    2019/2020 World Cup Classification 1500m9  
    2017/2018 Shanghai 1500m9  
    2019/2020 Salt Lake City, UT 1500m9  
    2016/2017 Shanghai 1000m10  
    2016/2017 Minsk 1500m10  
    2016/2017 Salt Lake City, UT 1000m11  
    2018/2019 World Cup Classification 1000m12  
    2019/2020 Salt Lake City, UT 1000m13  
    2017/2018 Shanghai 500m14  
    2018/2019 Dresden 5000m Relay14  
    2016/2017 Dresden 500m15  
    2018/2019 Dresden 1000m15  
    2017/2018 World Cup Classification 1500m16  
    2018/2019 Almaty 1000m17  
    2016/2017 Gangneung 1000m17  
    2018/2019 Almaty 1500m18  
    2016/2017 Minsk 500m18  
    2016/2017 Gangneung 1000m19  
    2018/2019 Dresden 1000m21  
    2018/2019 Salt Lake City, UT 1500m21  
    2021/2022 World Cup Classification 1500m22  
    2016/2017 World Cup Classification 1500m22  
    2021/2022 World Cup Classification 1000m24  
    2017/2018 World Cup Classification 1000m26  
    2017/2018 World Cup Classification 500m31  
    2016/2017 World Cup Classification 1000m34  
    2016/2017 Shanghai 500m39  
    2015/2016 World Cup Classification 1500m41  
    2018/2019 World Cup Classification 1500m44  
    2018/2019 Calgary, AB 1000m44  
    2016/2017 Salt Lake City, UT 1500m45  
    2019/2020 World Cup Classification 1000m49  
    2016/2017 World Cup Classification 500m53  
    2014/2015 World Cup Classification 500m63  
    2015/2016 World Cup Classification 500m74  
    2014/2015 World Cup Classification 1000m76