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Michaela SejpalovŠ-HruzovŠ

Czech Republic

SportShort Track
FederationIDSTCZE20602199801
NOCCzech Republic
Born06 Feb 1998 in Prague 
GenderWomen
ResidenceBenŠtky nad Jizerou, CZE
OccupationAthlete
LanguagesCzech, English
Personal Bests
EventRecordDateLocation 
Personal Bests
  Event RecordDateLocation 
    1000m 1:28.750 01 Nov 2019 Salt Lake City, UT  
    1500m 2:22.438 07 Dec 2018 Almaty  
Social Media
Social Media
www.facebook.com/michaela.sejpalova  
Sport Specific Information
Sport Specific Information
Club / TeamKSB Benatky nad Jizerou: Czech Republic  
Name of coachJarmil Hruza [national], CZE  
When and where did you begin this sport?She first tried the sport in 2002 at age four in Benatky nad Jizerou, Czech Republic.  
General Interest
General Interest
Memorable sporting achievementCompeting at the 2018 Olympic Winter Games in Pyeongchang, and placing sixth in the 1500m at the 2016 World Championships in Seoul, Republic of Korea. (Athlete, 04 Nov 2018)  
Most influential person in careerCoach Jarmil Hruza. (Athlete, 12 Jan 2017)  
Hero / IdolItalian short track skater Arianna Fontana. (Athlete, 04 Nov 2018)  
NicknamesMisa (Facebook profile, 10 Oct 2018)  
Sporting philosophy / motto"No pain no gain, so shut up and train." (Athlete, 12 Jan 2017)  
Famous relativesHer younger brother Zdenek has represented the Czech Republic in short track and roller speed skating. (SportsDeskOnline, 23 Oct 2017; cskb-inline.cz, 03 Jul 2017; Ilona Sejpalova Facebook profile, 15 Mar 2017)  
Championships results
Year Competition Event Rank  
Championships results
    2016/2017 European Championships 3000m Relay4  
    2015/2016 European Championships 3000m Relay6  
    2015/2016 World Championships 1500m6  
    2018/2019 European Championships 3000m Relay7  
    2016/2017 World Junior Championships 3000m Relay9  
    2017/2018 European Championships 3000m Relay10  
    2014/2015 World Junior Championships 3000m Relay10  
    2012/2013 World Junior Championships 3000m Relay11  
    2015/2016 World Championships Overall12  
    2017/2018 European Championships 1000m13  
    2015/2016 World Junior Championships 3000m Relay13  
    2016/2017 World Junior Championships Overall13  
    2014/2015 World Championships 1500m14  
    2016/2017 European Championships 1000m17  
    2015/2016 World Junior Championships Overall17  
    2017/2018 European Championships Overall21  
    2014/2015 World Junior Championships Overall22  
    2017/2018 European Championships 1500m22  
    2016/2017 European Championships Overall23  
    2014/2015 European Championships Overall23  
    2018 Olympic Games 1500m24  
    2016/2017 European Championships 1500m25  
    2014/2015 World Championships Overall25  
    2017/2018 World Championships 1500m25  
    2018/2019 World Championships 1500m25  
    2015/2016 European Championships Overall25  
    2014/2015 World Championships 1000m26  
    2017/2018 World Championships 1000m26  
    2016/2017 European Championships 500m27  
    2018/2019 World Championships 500m28  
    2017/2018 World Championships Overall29  
    2015/2016 World Championships 1000m29  
    2017/2018 World Championships 500m30  
    2013/2014 World Junior Championships Overall30  
    2017/2018 European Championships 500m31  
    2018/2019 World Championships Overall32  
    2016/2017 World Championships 500m32  
    2014/2015 World Championships 500m33  
    2015/2016 World Championships 500m34  
    2016/2017 World Championships 1000m34  
    2018/2019 World Championships 1000m35  
    2016/2017 World Championships 1500m35  
    2016/2017 World Championships Overall36  
    2012/2013 World Junior Championships Overall43  
World Cups
Year Competition Event Rank  
World Cups
    2015/2016 Dresden 3000m Relay9  
    2018/2019 Salt Lake City, UT 3000m Relay10  
    2018/2019 Almaty 3000m Relay10  
    2018/2019 Calgary, AB 3000m Relay11  
    2018/2019 Dresden 2000m Relay11  
    2016/2017 Shanghai 3000m Relay12  
    2014/2015 Dresden 3000m Relay12  
    2016/2017 Dresden 3000m Relay13  
    2018/2019 Dresden 3000m Relay13  
    2016/2017 Minsk 1500m13  
    2018/2019 Almaty 1500m14  
    2016/2017 Salt Lake City, UT 1000m14  
    2018/2019 Almaty 1500m14  
    2018/2019 Salt Lake City, UT 1500m15  
    2018/2019 Dresden 1500m16  
    2017/2018 Shanghai 1500m21  
    2018/2019 Salt Lake City, UT 1000m23  
    2016/2017 Minsk 1000m23  
    2016/2017 Shanghai 1500m25  
    2018/2019 Dresden 1000m25  
    2014/2015 Dresden 1500m26  
    2018/2019 Calgary, AB 1000m26  
    2016/2017 Dresden 1500m27  
    2019/2020 Salt Lake City, UT 1500m27  
    2014/2015 Dresden 500m28  
    2016/2017 Salt Lake City, UT 1500m28  
    2019/2020 Salt Lake City, UT 1000m28  
    2018/2019 World Cup 1500m29  
    2016/2017 Dresden 1500m30  
    2015/2016 Dresden 1500m30  
    2017/2018 World Cup 1500m36  
    2018/2019 Calgary, AB 1500m36  
    2015/2016 Dresden 500m38  
    2017/2018 Shanghai 500m40  
    2016/2017 Shanghai 500m40  
    2016/2017 World Cup 1500m48  
    2017/2018 World Cup 1000m51  
    2017/2018 World Cup 500m55  
    2017/2018 Shanghai 1000m55  
    2016/2017 World Cup 1000m58  
    2015/2016 World Cup 1000m64  
    2015/2016 World Cup 1500m65  
    2018/2019 World Cup 1000m67  
    2014/2015 World Cup 500m73  
    2015/2016 World Cup 500m74  
    2014/2015 World Cup 1500m82  
    2016/2017 World Cup 500m101