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Xu Hongzhi


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Born26 Sep 1996 in Fujin 
Main Achievements
Main Achievements
Olympic Games
Olympic Games
    5000m Relay   1    
World Championships
World Championships
    5000m Relay 2 2    
World Junior Championships
World Junior Championships
    3000m Relay 1 1    
Sport Specific Information
Sport Specific Information
Club / TeamPeople's Liberation Army [PLA]: Shenyang, CHN  
General Interest
General Interest
Memorable sporting achievementWinning gold in the men's 5000m relay at the 2015 World Championships in Moscow, Russian Federation. (Athlete, 09 Nov 2017)  
Most influential person in careerHis parents. (Athlete, 09 Nov 2017)  
Hero / IdolChinese basketball player Yao Ming. (Athlete, 09 Nov 2017)  
AmbitionsTo compete at the 2022 Olympic Winter Games in Beijing. (, 23 Feb 2018)  
Sport Specific Information
Sport Specific Information
Name of coachLi Yan [national], CHN  
When and where did you begin this sport?He took up the sport in 2004 in Fujin, People's Republic of China.  
General Interest
General Interest
Sporting philosophy / motto"Seize every minute." (Athlete, 09 Nov 2017)  
Social Media
Social Media  
General Interest
General Interest
Awards and honoursIn 2017 he was named an Elite Athlete of International Class by the General Administration of Sport of China. (, 31 May 2017)  
Championships results
Year Competition Event Rank  
Championships results
    2014/2015 World Championships 5000m Relay1  
    2015/2016 World Championships 5000m Relay1  
    2015/2016 World Junior Championships 3000m Relay1  
    2016/2017 World Championships 5000m Relay2  
    2018 Olympic Games 5000m Relay2  
    2014/2015 World Junior Championships 3000m Relay2  
    2018/2019 World Championships 5000m Relay2  
    2017/2018 World Championships 500m4  
    2015/2016 World Junior Championships Overall5  
    2017/2018 World Championships 5000m Relay5  
    2017/2018 World Championships Overall6  
    2018/2019 World Championships 1500m6  
    2017/2018 World Championships 1000m7  
    2018/2019 World Championships Overall12  
    2014/2015 World Junior Championships Overall12  
    2017/2018 World Championships 1500m15  
    2018 Olympic Games 1500m18  
    2018/2019 World Championships 500m20  
    2018/2019 World Championships 1000m24  
World Cups
Year Competition Event Rank  
World Cups
    2016/2017 Salt Lake City, UT 5000m Relay1  
    2016/2017 Shanghai 5000m Relay1  
    2014/2015 Salt Lake City, UT 5000m Relay2  
    2017/2018 Budapest 5000m Relay2  
    2018/2019 Almaty 5000m Relay3  
    2014/2015 Seoul 5000m Relay3  
    2018/2019 Almaty 2000m Relay3  
    2017/2018 Dordrecht 5000m Relay3  
    2016/2017 Gangneung 5000m Relay4  
    2017/2018 Shanghai 5000m Relay4  
    2016/2017 Calgary, AB 500m5  
    2016/2017 Shanghai 1000m5  
    2016/2017 Calgary, AB 5000m Relay8  
    2016/2017 Gangneung 500m8  
    2018/2019 Almaty 500m12  
    2016/2017 Salt Lake City, UT 1500m14  
    2016/2017 Gangneung 1000m15  
    2016/2017 Calgary, AB 500m16  
    2018/2019 Almaty 1500m17  
    2016/2017 World Cup Classification 500m21  
    2017/2018 Shanghai 1500m21  
    2016/2017 World Cup Classification 1000m26  
    2016/2017 Salt Lake City, UT 1500m34  
    2017/2018 World Cup Classification 500m35  
    2017/2018 World Cup Classification 1500m38  
    2018/2019 World Cup Classification 500m44  
    2018/2019 World Cup Classification 1500m46  
    2014/2015 World Cup Classification 1500m47  
    2016/2017 World Cup Classification 1500m52  
    2014/2015 World Cup Classification 1000m94