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Lee Yu Bin

Korea

SportShort Track
FederationIDSTKOR22304200101
NOCKorea
Born23 Apr 2001
GenderWomen
ResidenceSeoul, KOR
OccupationStudent
LanguagesKorean
Personal Bests
EventRecordDateLocation 
Personal Bests
  Event RecordDateLocation 
    500m 43.718 16 Feb 2020 Dordrecht  
    1000m 1:28.656 08 Feb 2020 Dresden  
Main Achievements
 
Main Achievements
Olympic Games
Event  
Olympic Games
    3000m Relay 1      
World Championships
Event  
World Championships
    3000m Relay 1      
World Junior Championships
Event  
World Junior Championships
    3000m Relay   1    
    Overall 1   1  
Social Media
Social Media
www.facebook.com/profile.php?id=100006550503276  
Sport Specific Information
Sport Specific Information
Training RegimeShe trains for eight and a half hours per day.  
When and where did you begin this sport?She took up the sport at age eight.  
Club / TeamYonsei University: Seoul, KOR  
Reason for choosing this sportShe was encouraged by her brother Lee Jun-Seo.  
General Interest
General Interest
AmbitionsTo win an individual medal at the 2022 Olympic Winter Games in Beijing, and to win a gold medal at the Asian Winter Games. (news.khan.co.kr, 03 Jan 2018; jobnjoy.com, 07 Jun 2018)  
HobbiesDancing. (jobnjoy.com, 07 Jun 2018)  
InjuriesShe took a break during the 2018/19 season in order to rehabilitate an injury. (sports.donga.com, 06 Mar 2020)

She fractured her lower spine in 2016. (jobnjoy.com, 07 Jun 2018)
 
Famous relativesHer brother Lee Jun-Seo has competed in short track speed skating at national level in the Republic of Korea. (jobnjoy.com, 07 Jun 2018; asansisa.com, 21 Feb 2020; Lee Jun-Seo Instagram profile, 16 Nov 2018)  
Hero / IdolKorean short track skaters Sung Si-Bak, Park Seung-Hi and Shim Suk-Hee. (jobnjoy.com, 07 Jun 2018)  
Awards and honoursShe and her 3000m relay teammates Shim Suk-Hee, Kim Ye Jin, Kim A-Lang and Choi Min-Jeong received the Clean Award at the 2018 Coca-Cola Athletics Awards in Republic of Korea. (news.joins.com, 22 Mar 2018)  
Championships results
Year Competition Event Rank  
Championships results
    2018 Olympic Games 3000m Relay1  
    2016/2017 World Junior Championships Overall1  
    2017/2018 World Championships 3000m Relay1  
    2015/2016 World Junior Championships 3000m Relay2  
    2015/2016 World Junior Championships Overall3  
    2016/2017 World Junior Championships 3000m Relay10  
World Cups
Year Competition Event Rank  
World Cups
    2017/2018 Shanghai 3000m Relay1  
    2017/2018 World Cup Budapest 3000m Relay1  
    2019/2020 World Cup Dordrecht 1000m1  
    2019/2020 World Cup Dordrecht 2000m Relay2  
    2017/2018 World Cup Dordrecht 3000m Relay2  
    2017/2018 World Cup Dordrecht 1000m3  
    2017/2018 World Cup Seoul 3000m Relay3  
    2019/2020 World Cup Dordrecht 3000m Relay3  
    2019/2020 Dresden 1000m4  
    2017/2018 Shanghai 1000m4  
    2019/2020 Dresden 2000m Relay5  
    2017/2018 World Cup 1000m6  
    2019/2020 World Cup 1000m10  
    2019/2020 World Cup 500m28  
    2019/2020 Dresden 500m45