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Hyo Jin Kim

Australia

SportShort Track
FederationIDSTAUS20502199601
NOCAustralia
Born05 Feb 1996 in Seoul 
GenderWomen
OccupationStudent
LanguagesEnglish, Korean
ResidenceSydney, NSW, AUS
Higher educationBusiness - Victoria University: Melbourne, VIC, AUS
Personal Bests
EventRecordDateLocation 
Personal Bests
  Event RecordDateLocation 
    1500m 2:32.029 10 Feb 2023 Dordrecht  
Sport Specific Information
Sport Specific Information
Club / TeamSydney Wings Ice Racing Club: Australia  
General Interest
General Interest
HobbiesTennis. (Athlete, 13 Dec 2023)  
Sport Specific Information
Sport Specific Information
Reason for choosing this sport"My brother started short track before me. I wanted to follow him and play [with him]."  
When and where did you begin this sport?She began skating at age five at the Korea University Ice Rink in Seoul, Republic of Korea.  
Social Media
Social Media
www.facebook.com/profile.php?id=100001998562760  
General Interest
General Interest
InjuriesShe sustained a back injury in 2011 that sidelined her for two months. (Athlete, 16 Feb 2023)  
NicknamesBori [given to her by family]. (Athlete, 13 Dec 2023)  
Memorable sporting achievementRepresenting Australia at the 2022 World Championships in Montreal, QC, Canada. (Athlete, 13 Dec 2023)  
Most influential person in careerHer brother. (Athlete, 13 Dec 2023)  
Hero / IdolHer brother. (Athlete, 13 Dec 2023)  
AmbitionsTo compete at the Olympic Winter Games. (Athlete, 13 Dec 2023)  
Sporting philosophy / motto"Be calm." (Athlete, 13 Dec 2023)  
Championships results
Year Competition Event Rank  
Championships results
    2021/2022 World Championships 500m23  
    2021/2022 World Championships 1500m24  
    2021/2022 World Championships Overall27  
    2021/2022 World Championships 1000m27  
World Cups
Year Competition Event Rank  
World Cups
    2022/2023 Salt Lake City, UT 500m27  
    2022/2023 Salt Lake City, UT 1500m27  
    2022/2023 Dresden 1500m29  
    2022/2023 Dresden 500m36