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Shun Saito

Japan

SportShort Track
FederationIDSTJPN12406199901
NOCJapan
Born24 Jun 1999
GenderMen
Sport Specific Information
Sport Specific Information
Club / TeamSagamihara SSC: Japan  
Name of coachJonathan Guilmette [national], CAN  
General Interest
General Interest
HobbiesDoing puzzles. (skatingjapan.or.jp, 21 Jun 2016)  
Famous relativesHis older sister Hitomi and his older brother Yu have both represented Japan in short track. Hitomi was ranked fourth in the 1500m at the 2016 World Cup event in Salt Lake City, UT, United States of America, while Yu competed at the 2013 World University Games in Trentino, Italy. (SportsDeskOnline, 29 Nov 2016; pref.kanagawa.jp, 21 Jan 2016; sports.kanagawa-u.ac.jp, Feb 2014; shorttrackonline.info, 20 Dec 2013)  
Awards and honoursIn 2016 he was given the Sagamihara Culture and Sports Citation Award in Japan. (city.sagamihara.kanagawa.jp, 15 Nov 2016)  
Championships results
Year Competition Event Rank  
Championships results
    2016/2017 World Junior Championships 3000m Relay4  
World Cups
Year Competition Event Rank  
World Cups
    2018/2019 Almaty 2000m Relay4  
    2018/2019 Almaty 1500m24  
    2018/2019 Almaty 500m32  
    2018/2019 World Cup 1500m62  
    2018/2019 World Cup 500m98