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Niall Treacy

Great Britain

SportShort Track
FederationIDSTGBR12207200001
NOCGreat Britain
Born22 Jul 2000 in Solihull 
GenderMen
ResidenceNottingham, ENG
OccupationAthlete
LanguagesEnglish
Higher educationEconomics - University of Nottingham: England
Personal Bests
EventRecordDateLocation 
Personal Bests
  Event RecordDateLocation 
    500m 41.017 08 Dec 2023 Beijing  
    1000m 1:22.21 10 Dec 2023 Beijing  
    1500m 2:13.486 30 Sep 2023 Heerenveen  
Main Achievements
 
Main Achievements
European Championships
Event  
European Championships
    1000m   1    
General Interest
General Interest
Memorable sporting achievementCompeting at the 2022 Olympic Winter Games in Beijing. (Athlete, 13 Feb 2023)  
Famous relativesHis brothers Farrell and Ethan have both represented Great Britain in short track. Farrell competed at the Olympic Winter Games in 2018 and 2022, while Ethan made his World Cup debut in 2018 in Calgary, AB, Canada. (Athlete, 05 Nov 2018; SportsDeskOnline, 05 Nov 2018)  
Sport Specific Information
Sport Specific Information
Reason for choosing this sport"I saw my elder brothers Farrell and Ethan do it so I knew I had to try the sport as well."  
General Interest
General Interest
Most influential person in careerHis parents. (Athlete, 13 Feb 2023)  
Hero / IdolSwiss tennis player Roger Federer. (Athlete, 05 Nov 2018)  
Awards and honoursHe was flag bearer for Great Britain at the 2017 European Youth Olympic Festival [EYOF] in Erzurum, Turkiye. (Athlete, 05 Nov 2018)  
Sport Specific Information
Sport Specific Information
When and where did you begin this sport?He began skating at age eight at Solihull Ice Rink in England.  
General Interest
General Interest
Sporting philosophy / motto"If it is humanly possible, consider it to be within your reach." (Athlete, 13 Feb 2023)  
HobbiesSupporting English football club Birmingham City, tennis, Formula One, vlogging, (Twitter profile, 06 Oct 2023; Athlete, 13 Feb 2023; BNE Ice YouTube channel, 29 Jan 2023)  
AmbitionsTo win a medal at the 2026 Olympic Winter Games in Milan-Cortina. (LinkedIn profile, 03 Oct 2023; Athlete, 13 Feb 2023)  
Social Media
Social Media
www.facebook.com/niall.treacy.90  
twitter.com/NiallTreacy1  
Sport Specific Information
Sport Specific Information
Name of coachTom Iveson [club]; Richard Shoebridge [national], GBR  
Club / TeamMohawks Ice Racing Club: Solihull, ENG  
General Interest
General Interest
Superstitions / Rituals / BeliefsHe tightens his left skate before his right. (Athlete, 13 Feb 2023)  
Championships results
Year Competition Event Rank  
Championships results
    2023/2024 European Championships 1000m2  
    2023/2024 European Championships 5000m Relay5  
    2019/2020 European Championships 5000m Relay6  
    2022/2023 European Championships 5000m Relay7  
    2018/2019 World Junior Championships 500m8  
    2018/2019 European Championships 5000m Relay8  
    2023/2024 European Championships 1500m9  
    2022/2023 European Championships 500m9  
    2018/2019 World Junior Championships 3000m Relay10  
    2019/2020 World Junior Championships 3000m Relay11  
    2022/2023 World Championships 1000m15  
    2022/2023 World Championships 1500m16  
    2019/2020 European Championships 1500m17  
    2019/2020 European Championships 500m17  
    2018/2019 World Junior Championships 1500m18  
    2019/2020 European Championships Overall18  
    2022/2023 European Championships 1000m21  
    2023/2024 European Championships 500m23  
    2022/2023 World Championships 500m25  
    2022 Olympic Games 1000m27  
    2019/2020 European Championships 1000m27  
    2018/2019 World Junior Championships 1000m29  
    2019/2020 World Junior Championships 1000m29  
    2019/2020 World Junior Championships 1500m41  
    2017/2018 World Junior Championships Overall47  
    2019/2020 World Junior Championships 500m60  
World Cups
Year Competition Event Rank  
World Cups
    2023/2024 Gdansk 1500m4  
    2022/2023 Salt Lake City, UT 1000m7  
    2022/2023 Salt Lake City, UT 5000m Relay7  
    2023/2024 World Cup Classification 1500m9  
    2018/2019 Dresden 5000m Relay9  
    2018/2019 Calgary, AB 5000m Relay11  
    2022/2023 Dresden 5000m Relay11  
    2022/2023 Almaty 1500m11  
    2023/2024 Gdansk 5000m Relay12  
    2022/2023 Dresden 1500m13  
    2023/2024 Dresden 5000m Relay13  
    2022/2023 Almaty 500m13  
    2023/2024 Dresden 2000m Relay13  
    2019/2020 Dresden 5000m Relay13  
    2022/2023 Almaty 1000m14  
    2023/2024 Gdansk 2000m Relay14  
    2021/2022 World Cup Classification 1000m15  
    2019/2020 Dresden 2000m Relay18  
    2019/2020 Salt Lake City, UT 500m20  
    2019/2020 Dresden 1500m21  
    2022/2023 World Cup Classification 1000m23  
    2023/2024 Dresden 1000m25  
    2023/2024 World Cup Classification Overall28  
    2018/2019 Calgary, AB 1000m29  
    2019/2020 Dresden 500m30  
    2018/2019 Salt Lake City, UT 1000m32  
    2022/2023 World Cup Classification 1500m33  
    2019/2020 World Cup Classification 500m33  
    2018/2019 Dresden 1000m33  
    2018/2019 Calgary, AB 500m34  
    2019/2020 Salt Lake City, UT 1500m35  
    2022/2023 Almaty 1000m35  
    2023/2024 Gdansk 1000m35  
    2023/2024 World Cup Classification 1000m39  
    2022/2023 World Cup Classification 500m41  
    2022/2023 World Cup Classification Overall41  
    2022/2023 Salt Lake City, UT 500m42  
    2018/2019 Salt Lake City, UT 1500m43  
    2021/2022 World Cup Classification 500m44  
    2022/2023 Dresden 500m45  
    2021/2022 World Cup Classification 1500m51  
    2023/2024 Dresden 1500m50  
    2019/2020 World Cup Classification 1000m60  
    2018/2019 Dresden 500m63  
    2019/2020 World Cup Classification 1500m66  
    2018/2019 World Cup Classification 1000m80  
    2018/2019 World Cup Classification 500m100  
    2018/2019 World Cup Classification 1500m114