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Cosmin Nedelea


SportSpeed Skating
Born03 May 2000 in  Brasov
ResidenceBrasov, ROU
OccupationAthlete, Student
LanguagesEnglish, Romanian
Personal Bests
Personal Bests
  Event RecordDateLocation 
    500m 35.94 12 Dec 2021 Calgary  
    1000m 1:11.73 20 Nov 2021 Calgary  
    1500m 1:50.84 20 Feb 2022 Inzell  
    5000m 7:15.56 20 Feb 2022 Inzell  
Social Media
Social Media  
Sport Specific Information
Sport Specific Information
Reason for choosing this sportHe liked the idea of reaching high speeds on the ice.  
When and where did you begin this sport?He took up the sport in 2008.  
Club / TeamCSM Corona Brasov: Romania  
Name of coachBogdan Stanescu [club, national], ROU  
General Interest
General Interest
Other sportsHe represented Romania in short track at the 2017 European Youth Olympic Winter Festival in Erzurum, Turkey. He has also competed in roller speed skating at national level in Romania. (SportsDeskOnline, 16 Nov 2021; Facebook page, 14 Nov 2021;, 11 Aug 2021)  
Hero / IdolRomanian speed skater Mihaela Hogas. (, 08 Dec 2020)  
HobbiesSports. (Athlete, 25 Nov 2021)  
InjuriesHe has suffered from patellar tendinitis in his knee during his career. The issue caused him to miss three weeks, and he needed two months to fully recover. (Athlete, 25 Nov 2021)  
Memorable sporting achievementPlacing fifth in the mixed 3000m relay short track event at the 2017 European Youth Olympic Winter Festival in Erzurum, Turkey. (Athlete, 25 Nov 2021)  
Most influential person in careerCoach Bogdan Stanescu. (Athlete, 25 Nov 2021)  
NicknamesMex (Athlete, 25 Nov 2021)  
Championships results
Year Competition Event Rank  
Championships results
    2021/2022 European Single Distances Championships Mass Start22