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Barbara Somogyi


SportShort Track
Born09 Aug 2002 in Jászberény 
ResidenceJászberény, HUN
LanguagesEnglish, Hungarian
Personal Bests
Personal Bests
  Event RecordDateLocation 
    500m 44.701 14 Feb 2020 Dordrecht  
    1000m 1:30.170 02 Feb 2020 Bormio  
Main Achievements
Main Achievements
European Championships
European Championships
    3000m Relay     1  
Social Media
Social Media  
Sport Specific Information
Sport Specific Information
Name of coachAkos Banhidi [national], HUN  
When and where did you begin this sport?She began skating in 2010 in Jaszbereny, Hungary.  
Club / TeamFerencvarosi Torna Club: Budapest, HUN  
Reason for choosing this sport"I liked the challenge of skating."  
General Interest
General Interest
Most influential person in careerHer mother. (Athlete, 09 Nov 2018)  
Hero / IdolKorean short track skater Kim A-Lang. (Athlete, 09 Nov 2018)  
Sporting philosophy / motto"Do it with passion or not at all." (Athlete, 09 Nov 2018)  
NicknamesBarbi (Instagram profile, 29 May 2021)  
Championships results
Year Competition Event Rank  
Championships results
    2018/2019 European Championships 3000m Relay3  
    2021/2022 World Championships 3000m Relay6  
    2020/2021 European Championships 3000m Relay8  
    2019/2020 World Junior Championships 1000m14  
    2018/2019 World Junior Championships 500m15  
    2019/2020 World Junior Championships 500m16  
    2018/2019 European Championships 1000m29  
    2018/2019 European Championships 1500m29  
    2018/2019 World Junior Championships 1000m30  
    2018/2019 European Championships Overall32  
    2018/2019 European Championships 500m33  
    2018/2019 World Junior Championships 1500m40  
World Cups
Year Competition Event Rank  
World Cups
    2018/2019 Dresden 3000m Relay11  
    2018/2019 Salt Lake City, UT 1500m25  
    2018/2019 Salt Lake City, UT 1000m28  
    2018/2019 Dresden 1500m30  
    2018/2019 Calgary, AB 1500m31  
    2018/2019 Calgary, AB 500m35  
    2018/2019 Dresden 500m41  
    2021/2022 World Cup 500m49  
    2019/2020 World Cup 500m51  
    2018/2019 World Cup 1500m64  
    2018/2019 World Cup 500m91  
    2018/2019 World Cup 1000m96  
    2019/2020 World Cup 1000m110