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Yu Songnan

China

SportShort Track
FederationIDSTCHN13008200001
NOCChina
Born30 Aug 2000 in Changchun 
GenderMen
ResidenceChina
OccupationAthlete
LanguagesMandarin
Higher educationPhysical Education - Shandong Sport University: Rizhao, CHN
Personal Bests
EventRecordDateLocation 
Personal Bests
  Event RecordDateLocation 
    500m 40.621 01 Feb 2019 Dresden  
    1000m 1:25.794 09 Nov 2018 Salt Lake City, UT  
    1500m 2:12.844 10 Nov 2018 Salt Lake City, UT  
Social Media
Social Media
weibo.com/u/6293511788  
Sport Specific Information
Sport Specific Information
Club / TeamShandong Province: China  
Name of coachKim Sun-Tae [national], KOR; Victor An [national], RUS  
When and where did you begin this sport?He began skating in 2008 in Changchun, People's Republic of China.  
General Interest
General Interest
Memorable sporting achievementWinning a bronze medal at the national championships in the People's Republic of China. (Athlete, 07 Nov 2018)  
Most influential person in careerCoach Li Yan. (Athlete, 07 Nov 2018)  
Hero / IdolChinese short track skater Ren Ziwei, Russian short track speed skater Victor An. (Weibo profile, 11 Apr 2021; Athlete, 07 Nov 2018)  
Sporting philosophy / motto"There is a direct relationship between the amount you give and the rewards you get." (Athlete, 07 Nov 2018)  
Awards and honoursIn 2018 he was named an Elite Athlete of National Class by the General Administration of Sport of China. (sport.gov.cn, 12 Sep 2018)  
World Cups
Year Competition Event Rank  
World Cups
    2021/2022 World Cup Debrecen 2000m Relay1  
    2018/2019 Salt Lake City, UT 5000m Relay2  
    2021/2022 World Cup Nagoya 5000m Relay2  
    2018/2019 Almaty 5000m Relay3  
    2018/2019 World Cup Turin 500m3  
    2018/2019 Almaty 2000m Relay3  
    2018/2019 Salt Lake City, UT 2000m Relay4  
    2018/2019 Dresden 5000m Relay4  
    2018/2019 Dresden 2000m Relay5  
    2018/2019 Calgary, AB 5000m Relay8  
    2018/2019 Dresden 1000m9  
    2018/2019 World Cup 500m14  
    2018/2019 Calgary, AB 500m14  
    2018/2019 Almaty 500m15  
    2018/2019 Dresden 500m15  
    2018/2019 Almaty 1500m15  
    2018/2019 Salt Lake City, UT 1500m17  
    2018/2019 Calgary, AB 1500m17  
    2018/2019 World Cup 1500m32  
    2018/2019 World Cup 1000m37  
    2018/2019 Salt Lake City, UT 1000m41