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Yang Shin-Young

Korea

SportShort Track
NOCKorea
Born08 Nov 1990 in Seoul 
GenderWomen
OccupationAthlete
LanguagesKorean
Higher educationKorea National Sport University: Seoul, KOR
Main Achievements
 
Main Achievements
World Championships
Event  
World Championships
    1500m   1    
    3000m Relay 1 1    
    Overall     1  
World Junior Championships
Event  
World Junior Championships
    2000m Relay 1      
    Overall 1      
World Team Championships
Event  
World Team Championships
    Team   2    
Social Media
Social Media
www.facebook.com/shinyoung.yang.3  
Sport Specific Information
Sport Specific Information
Club / TeamJeollabuk-do Office : Jeonju, KOR  
Reason for choosing this sportHer parents encouraged her to do some sport to improve her physical condition.  
Name of coachErik Bouwman [national], NED  
When and where did you begin this sport?She took up the sport at age seven.  
General Interest
General Interest
Most influential person in careerHer family. (Athlete, 03 Feb 2011)  
InjuriesShe injured her thigh during training in 2007. (moazine.com, 15 Oct 2007)  
Hero / IdolRussian short track skater Victor An. (Athlete, 12 Jan 2014)  
Sporting philosophy / motto"No pain, no gain." (Athlete, 12 Jan 2014)  
Other sportsShe competed in short track until 2011, winning six individual gold medals at World Cup events. (SportsDeskOnline, 24 Jan 2014)  
Championships results
Year Competition Event Rank  
Championships results
    2006/2007 World Junior Championships Overall1  
    2006/2007 World Junior Championships 2000m Relay1  
    2007/2008 World Championships 3000m Relay1  
    2007/2008 World Championships 1500m2  
    2007/2008 World Team Championships Team2  
    2008/2009 World Championships 3000m Relay2  
    2008/2009 World Team Championships Team2  
    2007/2008 World Championships Overall3  
    2007/2008 World Championships 1000m4  
    2010/2011 World Championships 3000m Relay4  
    2010/2011 World Championships 1500m6  
    2007/2008 World Championships 500m6  
    2010/2011 World Championships Overall8  
    2010/2011 World Championships 1000m9  
    2010/2011 World Championships 500m19  
World Cups
Year Competition Event Rank  
World Cups
    2010/2011 World Cup Changchun 1000m1  
    2010/2011 Dresden 1000m1  
    2010/2011 World Cup Shanghai 1500m1  
    2010/2011 World Cup Moscow 1000m1  
    2010/2011 Dresden 1500m1  
    2007/2008 World Cup Turin 1000m1  
    2010/2011 World Cup Changchun 3000m Relay1  
    2007/2008 World Cup Salt Lake City, UT 3000m Relay1  
    2010/2011 World Cup 1000m2  
    2007/2008 World Cup Turin 1500m2  
    2007/2008 World Cup Quebec City 1500m2  
    2007/2008 World Cup Harbin 1500m2  
    2007/2008 World Cup Kobe 1000m2  
    2010/2011 World Cup Shanghai 3000m Relay2  
    2010/2011 Dresden 3000m Relay2  
    2008/2009 World Cup Salt Lake City, UT 3000m Relay2  
    2008/2009 World Cup Beijing 3000m Relay2  
    2008/2009 World Cup Nagano 3000m Relay2  
    2008/2009 World Cup Vancouver 3000m Relay2  
    2007/2008 World Cup 1000m3  
    2008/2009 World Cup Salt Lake City, UT 1500m3  
    2008/2009 World Cup Vancouver 500m3  
    2008/2009 World Cup Vancouver 1000m3  
    2007/2008 World Cup Salt Lake City, UT 1000m3  
    2008/2009 World Cup Nagano 1000m3  
    2007/2008 World Cup 1500m4  
    2010/2011 World Cup 1500m6  
    2008/2009 World Cup 500m8  
    2008/2009 World Cup 1000m9  
    2008/2009 World Cup 1500m15  
    2010/2011 World Cup 500m16