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Kaylin Irvine

Canada

SportSpeed Skating
FederationIDSSCAN20309199001
NOCCanada
Born03 Sep 1990 in  Calgary
GenderWomen
ResidenceCalgary, AB, CAN
OccupationAthlete
LanguagesEnglish
Higher educationGeneral Studies - University of Calgary: Canada
Personal Bests
EventRecordDateLocation 
Personal Bests
  Event RecordDateLocation 
    500m 37.97 09 Dec 2017 Salt Lake City, UT  
    1000m 1:14.43 10 Dec 2017 Salt Lake City, UT  
    1500m 1:58.90 22 Mar 2015 Calgary  
    3000m 4:17.56 21 Nov 2009 Calgary  
    3000m 4:17.56 21 Nov 2009 Calgary  
Social Media
Social Media
twitter.com/AppositeKay  
www.facebook.com/kaylin.irvine.5  
www.kaylinirvine.com  
Sport Specific Information
Sport Specific Information
Club / TeamClub Ichiban : Calgary, AB, CAN  
Reason for choosing this sportA family friend suggested that she try the sport because she had the right physique for it.  
When and where did you begin this sport?She took up the sport in 2000 in Fort St. John, BC, Canada.  
Name of coachKevin Crockett [national]  
General Interest
General Interest
HobbiesCooking, drawing, travel, spending time with friends. (kaylinirvine.com, 26 Jul 2017; Athlete, 04 Jan 2015)  
InjuriesAn Achilles injury affected her performances during the 2014/15 season. (Athlete, 04 Jan 2015)  
Sporting philosophy / motto"Guilt weighs more than calories." (Athlete, 04 Jan 2015)  
Most influential person in careerCoach Xiuli Wang. (Athlete, 09 Feb 2017)  
Hero / IdolUS tennis player Serena Williams. (Athlete, 09 Feb 2017)  
Memorable sporting achievementFinishing seventh in the 1000m at the 2013 World Cup event in Berlin, Germany. (Athlete, 09 Feb 2017)  
Championships results
Year Competition Event Rank  
Championships results
    2012/2013 World Single Distances Championships 1000m13  
    2015/2016 World Single Distances Championships 1000m15  
    2011/2012 World Single Distances Championships 1000m17  
    2016/2017 World Single Distances Championships 1000m18  
    2012/2013 World Single Distances Championships 500m18  
    2014 Olympic Games 1000m18  
    2016/2017 World Single Distances Championships 500m19  
    2011/2012 World Sprint Championships Overall23  
    2018 Olympic Games 1000m23  
World Cups
Year Competition Event Rank  
World Cups
    2017/2018 World Cup Stavanger Team Sprint3  
    2013/2014 World Cup 1000m14  
    2012/2013 World Cup 1000m22  
    2015/2016 World Cup 1000m23  
    2017/2018 World Cup 1000m25  
    2017/2018 World Cup 500m25  
    2015/2016 World Cup 500m27  
    2016/2017 World Cup 500m27  
    2011/2012 World Cup 1000m28  
    2016/2017 World Cup 1000m30  
    2012/2013 World Cup 500m32  
    2012/2013 World Cup 1500m37