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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  
Sport Specific Information
Sport Specific Information
Club / TeamMTK Budapest: Hungary  
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 Alang. (Athlete, 09 Nov 2018)  
Sport Specific Information
Sport Specific Information
Name of coachNicholas Gooch [national], GBR  
When and where did you begin this sport?She began skating in 2010 in Jaszbereny, Hungary.  
General Interest
General Interest
Sporting philosophy / motto"Do it with passion or not at all." (Athlete, 09 Nov 2018)  
Social Media
Social Media  
General Interest
General Interest
NicknamesB, Barbi (Instagram profile, 16 Oct 2022, 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
    2023/2024 Gdansk 3000m Relay6  
    2023/2024 Dresden 3000m Relay7  
    2018/2019 Dresden 3000m Relay11  
    2023/2024 Gdansk 2000m Relay11  
    2023/2024 Gdansk 500m16  
    2023/2024 Gdansk 500m23  
    2018/2019 Salt Lake City, UT 1500m25  
    2018/2019 Salt Lake City, UT 1000m28  
    2018/2019 Dresden 1500m30  
    2023/2024 Dresden 1000m30  
    2018/2019 Calgary, AB 1500m31  
    2023/2024 Dresden 500m31  
    2018/2019 Calgary, AB 500m35  
    2023/2024 World Cup Classification 500m41  
    2018/2019 Dresden 500m41  
    2021/2022 World Cup Classification 500m49  
    2019/2020 World Cup Classification 500m51  
    2018/2019 World Cup Classification 1500m64  
    2023/2024 World Cup Classification Overall67  
    2018/2019 World Cup Classification 500m91  
    2018/2019 World Cup Classification 1000m96  
    2019/2020 World Cup Classification 1000m110