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Bence Olah


SportShort Track
Born26 Mar 1992 in Szeged 
ResidenceBudapest, HUN
OccupationAthlete, Student
LanguagesEnglish, French, Hungarian
Higher educationMedicine - Semmelweis University: Budapest, HUN
Personal Bests
Personal Bests
  Event RecordDateLocation 
    500m 41.728 05 Nov 2016 Calgary  
    1000m 1:23.991 12 Nov 2016 Salt Lake City, UT  
    1500m 2:17.465 18 Feb 2011 Dresden  
    1500m 2:15.060 13 Nov 2016 Salt Lake City, UT  
    3000m 5:15.303 30 Dec 2011 Budapest  
Main Achievements
Main Achievements
European Championships
European Championships
    5000m Relay   1    
Social Media
Social Media  
Sport Specific Information
Sport Specific Information
Name of coachAkos Banhidi [national], HUN; Zhang Jing [national], CHN  
When and where did you begin this sport?He took up short track in 2000 in Szeged, Hungary.  
Reason for choosing this sport"I like the speed and excitement."  
Club / TeamMTK Budapest: Hungary  
General Interest
General Interest
Most influential person in careerHis mother, and his grandmother. (Athlete, 08 Nov 2017)  
Hero / IdolSwiss tennis player Roger Federer, French footballer Eric Cantona, Italian footballer Mario Balotelli. (Athlete, 13 Jan 2017; Athlete, 12 Feb 2016)  
Memorable sporting achievementWinning the 5000m relay at the 2016/17 World Cup event in Calgary, AB, Canada, and claiming a gold medal in the 5000m relay at the 2013 Winter World University Games in Trentino, Italy. (Athlete, 08 Nov 2017; Athlete, 13 Jan 2017)  
Sporting philosophy / motto"Just do it." (Athlete, 12 Feb 2016)  
Championships results
Year Competition Event Rank  
Championships results
    2015/2016 European Championships 5000m Relay2  
    2016/2017 European Championships 5000m Relay4  
    2013/2014 European Championships 5000m Relay5  
    2008/2009 World Junior Championships 3000m Relay6  
    2010/2011 European Championships 5000m Relay6  
    2007/2008 World Junior Championships 2000m Relay9  
    2009/2010 World Junior Championships 3000m Relay10  
    2010/2011 World Junior Championships 3000m Relay11  
    2009/2010 World Championships 1500m24  
    2010/2011 European Championships Overall24  
    2010/2011 World Championships 1500m25  
    2009/2010 World Championships Overall30  
    2010/2011 World Championships Overall31  
    2009/2010 World Championships 500m32  
    2010/2011 World Championships 500m32  
    2011/2012 World Championships 1000m32  
    2011/2012 World Championships 500m33  
    2009/2010 World Championships 1000m35  
    2011/2012 World Championships Overall35  
    2009/2010 World Junior Championships Overall36  
    2011/2012 World Championships 1500m41  
    2010/2011 World Championships 1000m44  
    2008/2009 World Junior Championships Overall44  
    2007/2008 World Junior Championships Overall59  
    2010/2011 World Junior Championships Overall61  
World Cups
Year Competition Event Rank  
World Cups
    2016/2017 Calgary, AB 5000m Relay1  
    2016/2017 Salt Lake City, UT 5000m Relay7  
    2015/2016 Dresden 5000m Relay9  
    2010/2011 Dresden 5000m Relay11  
    2016/2017 Gangneung 1000m15  
    2016/2017 Calgary, AB 500m21  
    2016/2017 Calgary, AB 1000m22  
    2014/2015 Erzurum 1000m23  
    2010/2011 Dresden 500m26  
    2008/2009 Dresden 500m27  
    2016/2017 Dresden 1000m27  
    2014/2015 Erzurum 1000m28  
    2010/2011 Dresden 1500m29  
    2012/2013 Dresden 500m34  
    2016/2017 Salt Lake City, UT 1000m34  
    2008/2009 Dresden 1500m35  
    2015/2016 Dresden 1000m35  
    2016/2017 Salt Lake City, UT 1500m41  
    2016/2017 Gangneung 1000m41  
    2015/2016 Dresden 1500m42  
    2012/2013 Dresden 1000m43  
    2016/2017 Dresden 1500m47  
    2016/2017 Shanghai 500m48  
    2011/2012 World Cup 500m56  
    2011/2012 World Cup 1500m58  
    2016/2017 World Cup 1000m60  
    2015/2016 World Cup 500m61  
    2016/2017 World Cup 500m68  
    2015/2016 World Cup 1000m77  
    2014/2015 World Cup 1000m79  
    2012/2013 World Cup 500m83  
    2008/2009 World Cup 500m86  
    2010/2011 World Cup 500m87  
    2010/2011 World Cup 1500m90  
    2008/2009 World Cup 1500m94  
    2012/2013 World Cup 1000m99  
    2015/2016 World Cup 1500m124  
    2016/2017 World Cup 1500m130