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Andy Jung


SportShort Track
Born24 Apr 1997
LanguagesEnglish, Korean
Other namesJung Hyun-Woo
Personal Bests
Personal Bests
  Event RecordDateLocation 
    500m 40.884 01 Feb 2019 Dresden  
    1000m 1:25.994 16 Mar 2018 Montreal  
    1500m 2:11.183 10 Feb 2018 Gangneung  
    3000m 5:05.679 06 Oct 2019 Melbourne  
Sport Specific Information
Sport Specific Information
Club / TeamOlympic Southern Flyers: Melbourne, VIC, AUS  
Reason for choosing this sportHe was inspired after working at the 2012 Junior World Championships in Melbourne, VIC, Australia, and was looking for a sport that kept him fit.  
General Interest
General Interest
Most influential person in careerKorean short track skater Park Se-Yeong. (Athlete, 05 Dec 2019)  
Hero / IdolRussian short track skater Victor An. (Athlete, 05 Dec 2019)  
Sport Specific Information
Sport Specific Information
When and where did you begin this sport?He skated for fun as a child in the Republic of Korea. He took up the sport seriously in 2012 in Melbourne, VIC, Australia.  
General Interest
General Interest
Sporting philosophy / motto"You only live once." (Athlete, 04 Nov 2018)  
Awards and honoursHe was presented with the Outstanding Achievement Award at the 2013 Australian Ice Racing Awards. (, 31 Dec 2013)  
Other informationMOVE TO AUSTRALIA
Born in the Republic of Korea, he moved to Australia with his family in 2009 and gained Australian citizenship four years later. "Since I moved to Australia, I felt like I was Australian. I may look Korean and I have Korean blood, but living here changed my mind. I feel like Australia is a better place to live." His parents relocated when he was age 12, in order to give their children a more relaxed lifestyle. "In Korea, it's always stressful. There's always pressure." (, 18 Dec 2017;, 12 Dec 2017;, 31 Dec 2013;, 12 Sep 2017)
NicknamesPandy, Sprinter (, 01 Aug 2017)  
Social Media
Social Media  
General Interest
General Interest
InjuriesHe sustained a broken ankle while at the 2013 World Cup event in Kolomna, Russian Federation. (Athlete, 04 Nov 2018, 05 Dec 2019)  
Memorable sporting achievementCompeting at the 2018 Olympic Winter Games in Pyeongchang. (Athlete, 05 Dec 2019)  
Championships results
Year Competition Event Rank  
Championships results
    2016/2017 World Championships 500m12  
    2015/2016 World Junior Championships 3000m Relay13  
    2018 Olympic Games 1500m16  
    2018/2019 World Championships 1500m18  
    2017/2018 World Championships 500m19  
    2015/2016 World Championships 500m21  
    2017/2018 World Championships 1500m21  
    2014/2015 World Junior Championships Overall23  
    2018 Olympic Games 500m24  
    2015/2016 World Championships 1000m28  
    2014/2015 World Championships 500m28  
    2016/2017 World Championships 1500m28  
    2017/2018 World Championships Overall29  
    2014/2015 World Championships 1500m29  
    2015/2016 World Championships Overall29  
    2016/2017 World Championships Overall30  
    2014/2015 World Championships Overall32  
    2015/2016 World Junior Championships Overall32  
    2015/2016 World Championships 1500m36  
    2014/2015 World Championships 1000m36  
    2018/2019 World Championships Overall46  
    2017/2018 World Championships 1000m48  
    2018/2019 World Championships 500m50  
World Cups
Year Competition Event Rank  
World Cups
    2015/2016 Dresden 5000m Relay14  
    2016/2017 Shanghai 5000m Relay14  
    2016/2017 Gangneung 5000m Relay14  
    2016/2017 Shanghai 500m14  
    2016/2017 Salt Lake City, UT 5000m Relay15  
    2016/2017 Calgary, AB 500m18  
    2018/2019 Dresden 500m18  
    2017/2018 World Cup Classification 500m20  
    2015/2016 Dresden 500m22  
    2018/2019 Calgary, AB 1500m24  
    2016/2017 Gangneung 500m28  
    2019/2020 Salt Lake City, UT 1500m29  
    2016/2017 Salt Lake City, UT 500m32  
    2019/2020 Shanghai 500m33  
    2019/2020 Shanghai 500m33  
    2016/2017 Salt Lake City, UT 1000m35  
    2018/2019 Dresden 1000m35  
    2017/2018 Shanghai 500m38  
    2018/2019 Calgary, AB 500m39  
    2019/2020 Salt Lake City, UT 1000m39  
    2017/2018 World Cup Classification 1500m42  
    2017/2018 Shanghai 1500m42  
    2013/2014 World Cup Classification 500m43  
    2018/2019 Salt Lake City, UT 500m43  
    2018/2019 Salt Lake City, UT 1500m44  
    2015/2016 World Cup Classification 500m46  
    2016/2017 Shanghai 1500m46  
    2019/2020 Dresden 1500m49  
    2016/2017 World Cup Classification 500m50  
    2017/2018 Shanghai 1000m50  
    2017/2018 World Cup Classification 1000m53  
    2015/2016 Dresden 1000m53  
    2018/2019 World Cup Classification 500m54  
    2018/2019 World Cup Classification 1500m60  
    2014/2015 World Cup Classification 500m60  
    2013/2014 World Cup Classification 1500m66  
    2018/2019 World Cup Classification 1000m73  
    2019/2020 World Cup Classification 500m74  
    2019/2020 World Cup Classification 1500m77  
    2015/2016 World Cup Classification 1000m82  
    2019/2020 World Cup Classification 1000m90  
    2013/2014 World Cup Classification 1000m103  
    2014/2015 World Cup Classification 1000m106  
    2016/2017 World Cup Classification 1000m123  
    2016/2017 World Cup Classification 1500m155