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Cynthia Mascitto


SportShort Track
Born04 Oct 1992 in Montreal 
OccupationArmed Forces Athlete
LanguagesEnglish, French, Italian
Personal Bests
Personal Bests
  Event RecordDateLocation 
    500m 43.317 08 Dec 2019 Shanghai  
    1000m 1:28.241 03 Nov 2019 Salt Lake City, UT  
    1500m 2:18.963 23 Oct 2021 Beijing  
    3000m 5:33.509 18 Jan 2015 Montreal  
Main Achievements
Main Achievements
World Championships
World Championships
    3000m Relay     1  
World Junior Championships
World Junior Championships
    3000m Relay   1    
European Championships
European Championships
    3000m Relay   1 1  
Sport Specific Information
Sport Specific Information
Club / TeamCS Esercito: Italy  
General Interest
General Interest
Other informationFROM CANADA TO ITALY
Born and raised in Canada to Italian parents, she represented the North American nation in short track at junior level. However, her career did not progress as she had hoped and by age 23 she was considering retirement from the sport. In 2016, following discussions with Italian short track skater Arianna Fontana, she joined the Italian national short track team and made her international debut in November that year. (SportsDeskOnline, 20 Oct 2017;, 05 Jun 2017;, 01 May 2017)
Sport Specific Information
Sport Specific Information
Reason for choosing this sportShe was inspired to try the sport by her sister.  
General Interest
General Interest
Hero / IdolHer grandfather, and Canadian athlete and activist Terry Fox. (, 04 Feb 2022;, 01 May 2017)  
Sport Specific Information
Sport Specific Information
When and where did you begin this sport?She began skating at age four in Laval, QC, Canada. She also played football, but quit the sport at age 15 due to knee problems and to focus on short track.  
Social Media
Social Media  
General Interest
General Interest
Memorable sporting achievementCompeting at the European championships in 2020 and 2021. (, 04 Feb 2022)  
Most influential person in careerCanadian short track skater Marc Gagnon. "He was my coach for many years and supported and helped me get where I am today." (, 04 Feb 2022)  
AmbitionsTo win a relay medal at the Olympic Winter Games. (, 04 Feb 2022)  
Championships results
Year Competition Event Rank  
Championships results
    2023/2024 Four Continents Championships 3000m Relay1  
    2010/2011 World Junior Championships 3000m Relay2  
    2019/2020 European Championships 3000m Relay2  
    2020/2021 European Championships 3000m Relay3  
    2020/2021 World Championships 3000m Relay3  
    2021/2022 World Championships 3000m Relay4  
    2020/2021 European Championships 1500m4  
    2017/2018 World Championships 3000m Relay4  
    2017/2018 European Championships 3000m Relay5  
    2022 Olympic Games 3000m Relay5  
    2019/2020 European Championships 1000m5  
    2021/2022 World Championships 1500m7  
    2021/2022 World Championships 1000m7  
    2019/2020 European Championships Overall7  
    2019/2020 European Championships 1500m7  
    2019/2020 European Championships 500m7  
    2020/2021 World Championships 1500m8  
    2020/2021 European Championships 500m8  
    2020/2021 European Championships Overall8  
    2021/2022 World Championships Overall9  
    2018/2019 World Championships 1000m9  
    2018/2019 World Championships 1500m10  
    2020/2021 European Championships 1000m10  
    2022 Olympic Games 1500m12  
    2020/2021 World Championships 1000m12  
    2020/2021 World Championships Overall12  
    2010/2011 World Junior Championships Overall16  
    2018/2019 World Championships Overall16  
    2020/2021 World Championships 500m17  
    2017/2018 World Championships 500m19  
    2022 Olympic Games 1000m21  
    2018/2019 World Championships 500m22  
    2017/2018 World Championships Overall23  
    2017/2018 World Championships 1500m23  
    2017/2018 World Championships 1000m25  
    2018 Olympic Games 1000m26  
    2021/2022 World Championships 500m31  
World Cups
Year Competition Event Rank  
World Cups
    2019/2020 Nagoya 3000m Relay1  
    2016/2017 Dresden 3000m Relay2  
    2016/2017 Minsk 3000m Relay2  
    2018/2019 Dresden 1000m3  
    2016/2017 Minsk 1000m3  
    2021/2022 Nagoya 3000m Relay3  
    2021/2022 Dordrecht 3000m Relay3  
    2016/2017 Salt Lake City, UT 3000m Relay5  
    2016/2017 Shanghai 3000m Relay5  
    2016/2017 Gangneung 3000m Relay6  
    2016/2017 Calgary, AB 3000m Relay6  
    2016/2017 Dresden 1000m7  
    2018/2019 Calgary, AB 3000m Relay7  
    2019/2020 Dresden 3000m Relay7  
    2019/2020 Dresden 1000m8  
    2018/2019 Dresden 1000m8  
    2019/2020 Shanghai 500m8  
    2019/2020 Salt Lake City, UT 1500m9  
    2019/2020 Shanghai 2000m Relay9  
    2019/2020 Salt Lake City, UT 1000m10  
    2016/2017 World Cup Classification 1000m12  
    2018/2019 World Cup Classification 1000m12  
    2016/2017 Salt Lake City, UT 1500m12  
    2016/2017 Minsk 1000m12  
    2018/2019 Calgary, AB 1500m12  
    2016/2017 Shanghai 1000m12  
    2016/2017 Calgary, AB 500m13  
    2016/2017 Calgary, AB 1000m13  
    2021/2022 World Cup Classification 1500m14  
    2016/2017 Dresden 1500m14  
    2019/2020 World Cup Classification 1000m15  
    2018/2019 Dresden 2000m Relay15  
    2018/2019 Calgary, AB 500m15  
    2018/2019 Salt Lake City, UT 1500m19  
    2016/2017 Shanghai 500m19  
    2021/2022 World Cup Classification 1000m21  
    2018/2019 Salt Lake City, UT 1000m21  
    2019/2020 Shanghai 1500m21  
    2016/2017 Gangneung 500m27  
    2019/2020 World Cup Classification 1500m29  
    2016/2017 Salt Lake City, UT 1000m30  
    2019/2020 Dresden 1500m30  
    2019/2020 World Cup Classification 500m31  
    2018/2019 World Cup Classification 1500m35  
    2018/2019 World Cup Classification 500m37  
    2016/2017 World Cup Classification 500m38  
    2016/2017 World Cup Classification 1500m38