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Zang Yize


SportShort Track
Born08 Sep 1999 in Harbin 
ResidenceBeijing, CHN
Higher educationCoaching - Beijing Sport University: China
Personal Bests
Personal Bests
  Event RecordDateLocation 
    500m 42.795 10 Nov 2019 Montreal  
    1000m 1:27.858 10 Nov 2018 Salt Lake City, UT  
    1500m 2:25.048 08 Dec 2023 Beijing  
    3000m 5:27.198 10 Mar 2019 Sofia  
Main Achievements
Main Achievements
World Championships
World Championships
    2000m Relay   1    
    3000m Relay 1      
World Junior Championships
World Junior Championships
    3000m Relay 1      
General Interest
General Interest
InjuriesShe fractured thoracic vertebrae in 2018 and was out of action for six months. (Athlete, 10 Feb 2023)

She fractured her sternum after crashing at the 2017 World Cup event in Shanghai, People's Republic of China, and was out of action for six months. (Athlete, 06 Dec 2019, 07 Nov 2018;, 05 Dec 2017;, 12 Nov 2017)

In 2014 she missed a month of competition because of swelling in her knees. (Athlete, 10 Dec 2015)
Most influential person in careerHer father. (Athlete, 10 Feb 2023)  
Hero / IdolRussian short track skater Victor An. (Athlete, 10 Feb 2023)  
Sport Specific Information
Sport Specific Information
When and where did you begin this sport?She took up the sport at age 10 in Harbin, People's Republic of China.  
General Interest
General Interest
Sporting philosophy / motto"The harder you work, the luckier you get." (Athlete, 10 Feb 2023)  
Memorable sporting achievementWinning gold in the 500m at the 2016 Winter Youth Olympic Games in Lillehammer, Norway. (Athlete, 10 Feb 2023)  
Sport Specific Information
Sport Specific Information
Reason for choosing this sportShe got involved in short track as a hobby and a form of exercise.  
Social Media
Social Media  
General Interest
General Interest
Awards and honoursIn 2017 she was named an Elite Athlete of International Class by the General Administration of Sport of China. (, 30 Jun 2017)  
Other informationFURTHER EDUCATION
She has pursued postgraduate studies at Beijing Sport University in the People's Republic of China. (Athlete, 06 Dec 2019)
HobbiesLearning languages. (Athlete, 10 Feb 2023)  
Superstitions / Rituals / BeliefsShe listens to music before she competes. (Athlete, 10 Feb 2023)  
AmbitionsTo compete at the 2026 Olympic Winter Games in Milan-Cortina. (, 04 Apr 2023)  
Sport Specific Information
Sport Specific Information
Name of coachZhang Jing [national], CHN  
General Interest
General Interest
NicknamesZhuangzhuang, Easy (Athlete, 10 Feb 2023)  
Sport Specific Information
Sport Specific Information
Club / TeamHeilongjiang Province : China  
Championships results
Year Competition Event Rank  
Championships results
    2015/2016 World Junior Championships 3000m Relay1  
    2016/2017 World Championships 3000m Relay1  
    2022/2023 World Championships 2000m Relay2  
    2014/2015 World Junior Championships Overall4  
    2023/2024 World Championships 3000m Relay5  
    2018/2019 World Championships 500m5  
    2015/2016 World Junior Championships Overall5  
    2018/2019 World Championships 1000m6  
    2018/2019 World Championships Overall8  
    2018/2019 World Championships 1500m9  
    2022/2023 World Championships 3000m Relay9  
    2016/2017 World Championships 1000m9  
    2016/2017 World Championships 500m10  
    2022/2023 World Championships 1500m10  
    2016/2017 World Championships Overall14  
    2016/2017 World Championships 1500m21  
    2023/2024 World Championships 1500m21  
World Cups
Year Competition Event Rank  
World Cups
    2019/2020 Montreal, QC 3000m Relay1  
    2023/2024 Montreal, QC 2000m Relay1  
    2019/2020 Salt Lake City, UT 3000m Relay1  
    2018/2019 Calgary, AB 2000m Relay1  
    2017/2018 Dordrecht 3000m Relay1  
    2015/2016 Toronto, ON 3000m Relay2  
    2015/2016 Nagoya 3000m Relay2  
    2017/2018 Shanghai 3000m Relay2  
    2022/2023 Dordrecht 3000m Relay3  
    2023/2024 Seoul 3000m Relay3  
    2016/2017 Shanghai 3000m Relay4  
    2022/2023 Dresden 3000m Relay4  
    2018/2019 Salt Lake City, UT 2000m Relay4  
    2016/2017 Salt Lake City, UT 3000m Relay4  
    2016/2017 Gangneung 3000m Relay4  
    2016/2017 Salt Lake City, UT 1000m4  
    2019/2020 Dresden 1500m5  
    2018/2019 Dresden 2000m Relay5  
    2016/2017 Gangneung 1000m5  
    2016/2017 Shanghai 1000m6  
    2018/2019 Calgary, AB 500m6  
    2016/2017 Shanghai 1500m6  
    2018/2019 Calgary, AB 1000m6  
    2019/2020 Shanghai 3000m Relay6  
    2022/2023 Dresden 2000m Relay7  
    2019/2020 Salt Lake City, UT 500m7  
    2018/2019 Salt Lake City, UT 3000m Relay7  
    2016/2017 Salt Lake City, UT 1500m7  
    2019/2020 Shanghai 500m7  
    2015/2016 World Cup Classification 1000m8  
    2018/2019 Calgary, AB 3000m Relay8  
    2016/2017 Calgary, AB 1500m10  
    2018/2019 Salt Lake City, UT 1000m10  
    2022/2023 Dresden 1500m10  
    2019/2020 Shanghai 1500m10  
    2019/2020 World Cup Classification 500m11  
    2016/2017 World Cup Classification 1000m11  
    2019/2020 Dresden 500m11  
    2018/2019 Dresden 1000m11  
    2022/2023 Dresden 1500m11  
    2023/2024 World Cup Classification 1500m15  
    2018/2019 World Cup Classification 500m15  
    2018/2019 Dresden 1000m15  
    2018/2019 World Cup Classification 1000m16  
    2016/2017 Gangneung 1000m16  
    2016/2017 Calgary, AB 500m17  
    2019/2020 World Cup Classification 1500m19  
    2017/2018 Shanghai 500m19  
    2022/2023 World Cup Classification 1500m20  
    2016/2017 World Cup Classification 1500m21  
    2019/2020 Salt Lake City, UT 1500m21  
    2015/2016 World Cup Classification 500m24  
    2015/2016 World Cup Classification 1500m24  
    2018/2019 Salt Lake City, UT 500m26  
    2017/2018 World Cup Classification 500m31  
    2023/2024 World Cup Classification Overall33  
    2019/2020 World Cup Classification 1000m34  
    2017/2018 Shanghai 1000m34  
    2023/2024 World Cup Classification 1000m35  
    2021/2022 World Cup Classification 500m36  
    2022/2023 World Cup Classification 1000m38  
    2022/2023 World Cup Classification Overall38  
    2017/2018 World Cup Classification 1000m48  
    2016/2017 World Cup Classification 500m52