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Ibuki Hayashi

Japan

SportShort Track
FederationIDSTJPN12511200101
NOCJapan
Born25 Nov 2001 in Nagano 
GenderMen
ResidenceNagano, JPN
OccupationAthlete, Office Worker
LanguagesJapanese
Personal Bests
EventRecordDateLocation 
Personal Bests
  Event RecordDateLocation 
    500m 41.586 06 Dec 2019 Shanghai  
    1000m 1:23.963 01 Nov 2019 Salt Lake City, UT  
    1500m 2:15.813 07 Feb 2020 Dresden  
Main Achievements
 
Main Achievements
World Junior Championships
Event  
World Junior Championships
    3000m Relay     1  
Social Media
Social Media
instagram.com/iibuki1125  
Sport Specific Information
Sport Specific Information
Club / TeamToyota Motor Corporation: Japan  
Reason for choosing this sportHe and his friend got involved in the sport at the same time.  
Name of coachSatoru Terao [club], JPN; Keiichiro Nagashima [national], JPN  
When and where did you begin this sport?He took up the sport in grade two of primary school in Japan.  
General Interest
General Interest
Most influential person in careerRussian short track skater Victor An. (Athlete, 05 Dec 2019)  
Hero / IdolRussian short track skater Victor An. (Athlete, 05 Dec 2019)  
AmbitionsTo win gold at the 2022 Olympic Winter Games in Beijing. (chunichi.co.jp, 01 Dec 2019)  
HobbiesListening to hip hop music, collecting comic books, cycling. (skatingjapan.or.jp, 04 Oct 2020; sports.gazoo.com, 18 Sep 2020)  
InjuriesWhile he was in grade nine of middle school he broke his nose during a 1500m race at the national junior championships. (Athlete, 05 Dec 2019)  
Memorable sporting achievementPlacing third in the 1500m at the 2019 World Cup event in Nagoya, Japan. (Athlete, 05 Dec 2019)  
Famous relativesHis mother Sachi Ozawa was a short track skater and competed in the 1000m and the 3000m relay at the 1998 Olympic Winter Games in Nagano. His younger brother Kosei Hayashi has also competed in short track at international level, and represented Japan at the 2020 Winter Youth Olympic Games in Lausanne, Switzerland. (skating-nagano.com, 27 Jun 2018; n-journal.ne.jp, 15 Oct 2013; skatingjapan.or.jp, 13 Jan 2021; chunichi.co.jp, 01 Dec 2019; joc.or.jp, 07 Feb 1998)  
Championships results
Year Competition Event Rank  
Championships results
    2019/2020 World Junior Championships 3000m Relay3  
    2019/2020 World Junior Championships 1500m10  
    2019/2020 World Junior Championships 500m13  
    2019/2020 World Junior Championships 1000m28  
World Cups
Year Competition Event Rank  
World Cups
    2019/2020 World Cup Nagoya 1500m3  
    2019/2020 Salt Lake City, UT 2000m Relay9  
    2019/2020 Dresden 1500m12  
    2019/2020 Shanghai 1500m13  
    2019/2020 World Cup 1500m17  
    2019/2020 Shanghai 500m30  
    2019/2020 Salt Lake City, UT 500m34  
    2019/2020 Dresden 1500m34  
    2019/2020 Salt Lake City, UT 1000m35  
    2019/2020 World Cup 500m80  
    2019/2020 World Cup 1000m88