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Vera Rasskazova

Russia

SportShort Track
FederationIDSTRUS21304200002
NOCRussia
Born13 Apr 2000 in Moscow 
GenderWomen
ResidenceMoscow, RUS
OccupationStudent
LanguagesRussian
Higher educationSport Studies - Smolensk State Academy of Physical Education, Sport and Tourism: Russia
Personal Bests
EventRecordDateLocation 
Personal Bests
  Event RecordDateLocation 
    1000m 1:31.271 22 Dec 2019 Kolomna  
    1500m 2:21.777 22 Dec 2020 Kolomna  
    3000m 5:02.786 29 Dec 2018 Kolomna  
Main Achievements
 
Main Achievements
World Junior Championships
Event  
World Junior Championships
    3000m Relay   1    
Social Media
Social Media
instagram.com/vera_rasskazova/  
Sport Specific Information
Sport Specific Information
Name of coachTatiana Borodulina [national], RUS  
When and where did you begin this sport?She took up the sport in 2007 in Moscow, Russian Federation.  
Club / TeamVorobyovy Gory: Moscow, RUS  
Reason for choosing this sport"It happened by accident. At age six I went to a sports school and at first I just skated on simple figure skates. Then a coach came to us and began teaching us. We liked it and we are still doing short track speed skating. 'We' are my twin sister Kseniia and our friends."  
General Interest
General Interest
AmbitionsTo compete at the 2022 Olympic Winter Games in Beijing. (Athlete, 02 Feb 2021)  
HobbiesTaking walks, watching TV series. (Athlete, 03 Feb 2021)  
Famous relativesHer twin sister Kseniia Rasskazova has competed in short track and received the title of Master of Sport in the Russian Federation. (shorttrackonline.info, 23 Dec 2020; minsport.gov.ru, 29 May 2020)  
InjuriesIn 2017 she fractured her foot while training. (Athlete, 04 Nov 2018)  
Memorable sporting achievementCompeting at the 2021 European Championships in Gdansk, Poland. (Athlete, 02 Feb 2021)  
Most influential person in careerHer first coaches. (Athlete, 04 Nov 2018)  
Hero / IdolRussian short track skater Tatiana Borodulina. (Athlete, 04 Nov 2018)  
Awards and honoursShe has received the title of Master of Sport of International Class in the Russian Federation. (minsport.gov.ru, 29 May 2020)  
Sporting philosophy / motto"Only forward." (Athlete, 04 Nov 2018)  
Championships results
Year Competition Event Rank  
Championships results
    2018/2019 World Junior Championships 3000m Relay2  
    2020/2021 European Championships 3000m Relay4  
    2020/2021 World Championships 3000m Relay4  
    2018/2019 World Junior Championships 1000m6  
    2018/2019 World Junior Championships 1500m15  
    2018/2019 World Junior Championships 500m18  
World Cups
Year Competition Event Rank  
World Cups
    2018/2019 Salt Lake City, UT 2000m Relay7  
    2018/2019 Calgary, AB 2000m Relay8  
    2018/2019 Calgary, AB 500m20  
    2018/2019 Salt Lake City, UT 1000m30  
    2018/2019 Salt Lake City, UT 1000m37  
    2018/2019 World Cup 500m57  
    2018/2019 World Cup 1000m98