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Yana Khan


SportShort Track
Born06 Sep 2000 in Bishkek 
ResidenceNur-Sultan, KAZ
OccupationAthlete, Student
LanguagesEnglish, Kazakh, Russian
Higher educationCoaching - Kazakh Academy of Sport and Tourism: Almaty, KAZ
Personal Bests
Personal Bests
  Event RecordDateLocation 
    500m 43.753 25 Nov 2021 Dordrecht  
    1000m 1:35.468 15 Sep 2019 Kolomna  
Social Media
Social Media  
Sport Specific Information
Sport Specific Information
Reason for choosing this sportHer parents enrolled her in the sport.  
Name of coachMadygali Karsybekov [national], KAZ; Andrey Maksimov [national], RUS; Assel Kamesheva [personal], KAZ  
When and where did you begin this sport?She took up the sport in 2012, at age 12, at the Alau Ice Palace in Nur-Sultan, Kazakhstan.  
General Interest
General Interest
AmbitionsTo win a medal at the Olympic Winter Games, and to set a world record. (Athlete, 25 Nov 2021)  
Awards and honoursShe has received the title of Master of Sport of International Class in Kazakhstan. (, 11 Mar 2021)  
HobbiesPainting. (Athlete, 25 Nov 2021)  
In 2010 she moved with her parents from Kyrgyzstan to Nur-Sultan, Kazakhstan. (, 27 Jul 2020)
Memorable sporting achievementSetting a national record in the 500m at the 2021 World Cup event in Dordrecht, Netherlands. (Athlete, 25 Nov 2021)  
Most influential person in careerHer father. (Athlete, 25 Nov 2021)  
NicknamesYaniks (Athlete, 25 Nov 2021)  
Championships results
Year Competition Event Rank  
Championships results
    2018/2019 World Junior Championships 3000m Relay4  
    2017/2018 World Junior Championships 3000m Relay10  
    2019/2020 World Junior Championships 3000m Relay10  
    2019/2020 World Junior Championships 1000m13  
    2020/2021 World Championships 1000m24  
    2020/2021 World Championships 1500m27  
    2018/2019 World Junior Championships 500m30  
    2020/2021 World Championships Overall30  
    2020/2021 World Championships 500m31  
    2019/2020 World Junior Championships 500m33  
    2018/2019 World Junior Championships 1500m33  
    2017/2018 World Junior Championships Overall36  
World Cups
Year Competition Event Rank  
World Cups
    2018/2019 Almaty 500m27  
    2018/2019 Almaty 1000m28  
    2021/2022 World Cup 500m42  
    2021/2022 World Cup 1000m67  
    2018/2019 World Cup 500m76  
    2018/2019 World Cup 1000m95