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Park Ji Won

Korea

SportShort Track
FederationIDSTKOR12309199601
NOCKorea
Born23 Sep 1996 in Gangneung 
GenderMen
ResidenceSeoul, KOR
OccupationAthlete
LanguagesKorean
Higher educationPhysical Education - Dankook University : Seoul, KOR
Personal Bests
EventRecordDateLocation 
Personal Bests
  Event RecordDateLocation 
    500m 40.756 03 Nov 2018 Calgary  
    1000m 1:22.542 01 Nov 2019 Salt Lake City, UT  
    1500m 2:13.058 04 Mar 2019 Krasnoyarsk  
Main Achievements
 
Main Achievements
World Championships
Event  
World Championships
    5000m Relay 1   1  
World Junior Championships
Event  
World Junior Championships
    3000m Relay 1      
    Overall   1    
Social Media
Social Media
www.facebook.com/pakgsa  
Sport Specific Information
Sport Specific Information
Reason for choosing this sportHe began skating during the school holidays in summer and winter. He was then encouraged to take up the sport competitively by a skating coach.  
Name of coachSon Se-Won [club], KOR; Jang Kwon-Ok [national], KOR  
When and where did you begin this sport?He took up the sport in the fourth grade of primary school in Gangneung, Republic of Korea.  
Club / TeamSeongnam City Hall: Korea  
General Interest
General Interest
Sporting philosophy / motto"Success isn't permanent and failure isn't fatal." (Athlete, 05 Dec 2019)  
Most influential person in careerHis family. (Athlete, 05 Dec 2019)  
Hero / IdolKorean short track skaters Lee Ho-Suk and Kwak Yoon-Gy. (youthpress.net, 27 Dec 2018; Athlete, 04 Nov 2018)  
InjuriesHe broke his ankle twice in grade nine at middle school. (Athlete, 11 Feb 2016)  
Memorable sporting achievementWinning the overall World Cup title for the 1000m in the 2018/19 season. (Athlete, 05 Dec 2019)  
Championships results
Year Competition Event Rank  
Championships results
    2014/2015 World Junior Championships 3000m Relay1  
    2018/2019 World Championships 5000m Relay1  
    2014/2015 World Junior Championships Overall2  
    2015/2016 World Championships 5000m Relay3  
World Cups
Year Competition Event Rank  
World Cups
    2019/2020 World Cup 1000m1  
    2018/2019 World Cup 1000m1  
    2019/2020 World Cup 1500m1  
    2019/2020 World Cup Four Continents Championships 5000m Relay1  
    2019/2020 World Cup Dordrecht 1000m1  
    2018/2019 Dresden 1000m1  
    2015/2016 Dresden 1500m1  
    2019/2020 Dresden 1500m1  
    2019/2020 Dresden 1000m1  
    2019/2020 World Cup Montreal, QC 1500m1  
    2019/2020 World Cup Dordrecht 1500m1  
    2019/2020 World Cup Nagoya 1500m1  
    2019/2020 World Cup Nagoya 1000m1  
    2019/2020 Dresden 5000m Relay1  
    2019/2020 World Cup Nagoya 2000m Relay1  
    2015/2016 World Cup Toronto, ON 5000m Relay2  
    2015/2016 World Cup Dordrecht 1000m2  
    2019/2020 World Cup Montreal, QC 5000m Relay2  
    2018/2019 World Cup Turin 1000m2  
    2018/2019 Calgary, AB 1000m2  
    2018/2019 Calgary, AB 5000m Relay2  
    2019/2020 Salt Lake City, UT 5000m Relay2  
    2018/2019 Almaty 2000m Relay2  
    2015/2016 World Cup Shanghai 1500m2  
    2019/2020 World Cup Nagoya 5000m Relay2  
    2015/2016 World Cup 1500m3  
    2019/2020 Salt Lake City, UT 2000m Relay3  
    2018/2019 Salt Lake City, UT 1000m3  
    2015/2016 World Cup Nagoya 1500m3  
    2018/2019 Calgary, AB 2000m Relay3  
    2019/2020 World Cup Montreal, QC 2000m Relay3  
    2019/2020 Salt Lake City, UT 1000m3  
    2019/2020 World Cup Montreal, QC 1000m3  
    2019/2020 Shanghai 1000m3  
    2019/2020 World Cup Four Continents Championships 1000m3  
    2019/2020 World Cup Four Continents Championships Overall3  
    2019/2020 Shanghai 5000m Relay3  
    2018/2019 Dresden 2000m Relay4  
    2018/2019 Almaty 5000m Relay4  
    2015/2016 Dresden 5000m Relay4  
    2018/2019 Dresden 1000m4  
    2019/2020 Dresden 2000m Relay5  
    2019/2020 Shanghai 1500m7  
    2015/2016 World Cup 1000m9  
    2018/2019 Almaty 500m10  
    2018/2019 Salt Lake City, UT 5000m Relay11  
    2015/2016 Dresden 500m11  
    2018/2019 Calgary, AB 500m14  
    2019/2020 Salt Lake City, UT 500m15  
    2018/2019 Almaty 1000m18  
    2018/2019 World Cup 500m19  
    2018/2019 Salt Lake City, UT 500m22  
    2015/2016 World Cup 500m39  
    2019/2020 World Cup 500m42