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Alexey Yesin


SportSpeed Skating
Born03 Dec 1987 in  Kolomna
Higher educationPhysical Education - Kolomna State University of Social Science and Humanities: Russia
LanguagesEnglish, Russian
FamilyWife Yelizaveta, one son
Personal Bests
Personal Bests
  Event RecordDateLocation 
    500m 34.52 08 Dec 2017 Salt Lake City, UT  
    1000m 1:07.50 02 Dec 2017 Calgary  
    1500m 1:44.51 15 Nov 2013 Salt Lake City, UT  
    5000m 6:52.98 03 Feb 2007 Kolomna  
    10000m 16:15.86 28 Mar 2004  
Main Achievements
Main Achievements
World Sprint Championships
World Sprint Championships
    Overall     1  
Sport Specific Information
Sport Specific Information
Reason for choosing this sportIt was the most popular sport in his home city. A coach came to his school and offered training sessions to the children.  
When and where did you begin this sport?He took up the sport in 1997 in Kolomna, Russian Federation.  
General Interest
General Interest
InjuriesIn 2009 he had an operation on his Achilles tendon. He returned to training four months later. (Athlete, 04 Dec 2015;, 2010)  
Awards and honoursHe has received the title of Master of Sport of International Class in the Russian Federation. (, 31 May 2019)  
Social Media
Social Media  
General Interest
General Interest
Hero / IdolNorwegian biathlete Ole Einar Bjorndalen. (Athlete, 28 Jan 2017)  
Memorable sporting achievementWinning a bronze medal in the sprint combination at the 2015 World Sprint Championships in Astana, Kazakhstan. (Athlete, 13 Nov 2019)  
Most influential person in careerHis first coach Rostislav Podgaysky. (Athlete, 28 Jan 2017)  
Sporting philosophy / motto"Be patient." (Athlete, 28 Jan 2017)  
Other informationRETIREMENT
In July 2020 he retired from the sport and accepted an invitation to become senior coach of the sprint group of the Kazakhstan speed skating national team. (, 11 Jul 2020; Instagram profile, 11 Jul 2020)

He graduated in public administration from the Institute of Economics in Moscow, Russian Federation. (Athlete, 26 Nov 2019)
Championships results
Year Competition Event Rank  
Championships results
    2014/2015 World Sprint Championships Overall3  
    2016/2017 European Sprint Championships Overall4  
    2015/2016 World Single Distances Championships 1000m4  
    2015/2016 World Single Distances Championships 2 x 500m5  
    2014 Olympic Games Team Pursuit 8 Laps6  
    2017/2018 European Single Distances Championships 1000m6  
    2015/2016 World Sprint Championships Overall7  
    2018/2019 European Sprint Championships Overall8  
    2016/2017 World Single Distances Championships 1000m9  
    2011/2012 World Single Distances Championships 1000m9  
    2017/2018 World Sprint Championships Overall9  
    2012/2013 World Sprint Championships Overall9  
    2010/2011 World Sprint Championships Overall9  
    2007/2008 World Single Distances Championships 1500m11  
    2010/2011 World Single Distances Championships 2 x 500m11  
    2011/2012 World Sprint Championships Overall11  
    2014/2015 World Single Distances Championships 2 x 500m12  
    2009/2010 World Sprint Championships Overall12  
    2012/2013 World Single Distances Championships 1000m12  
    2012/2013 World Single Distances Championships 2 x 500m13  
    2011/2012 World Single Distances Championships 2 x 500m13  
    2014/2015 World Single Distances Championships 1000m15  
    2007/2008 World Single Distances Championships 1000m16  
    2014 Olympic Games 2 x 500m16  
    2014 Olympic Games 1000m18  
    2016/2017 World Single Distances Championships 500m19  
    2007/2008 World Sprint Championships Overall21  
    2010 Olympic Games 1500m21  
    2010 Olympic Games 1000m22  
    2006/2007 World Sprint Championships Overall24  
    2014 Olympic Games 1500m24  
World Cups
Year Competition Event Rank  
World Cups
    2018/2019 Tomakomai Team Sprint1  
    2017/2018 Calgary, AB Team Sprint2  
    2015/2016 Heerenveen 500m2  
    2015/2016 Salt Lake City, UT Team Sprint2  
    2007/2008 Heerenveen Team Pursuit 8 Laps3  
    2017/2018 Minsk Team Sprint3  
    2015/2016 Heerenveen Team Sprint3  
    2015/2016 Calgary, AB Team Sprint3  
    2017/2018 Heerenveen Team Sprint3  
    2018/2019 Tomaszˇw Mazowiecki Team Sprint3  
    2015/2016 World Cup Classification 1000m7  
    2014/2015 World Cup Classification 500m10  
    2014/2015 World Cup Classification 1000m10  
    2012/2013 World Cup Classification 1000m10  
    2011/2012 World Cup Classification 1000m10  
    2016/2017 World Cup Classification 1000m11  
    2010/2011 World Cup Classification 1000m11  
    2015/2016 World Cup Classification 500m12  
    2013/2014 World Cup Classification 1000m13  
    2017/2018 World Cup Classification 1000m13  
    2010/2011 World Cup Classification 500m17  
    2013/2014 World Cup Classification 500m19  
    2009/2010 World Cup Classification 1500m21  
    2016/2017 World Cup Classification 500m21  
    2012/2013 World Cup Classification 500m21  
    2007/2008 World Cup Classification 1000m21  
    2009/2010 World Cup Classification 1000m22  
    2007/2008 World Cup Classification 100m22  
    2015/2016 World Cup Classification Overall22  
    2017/2018 World Cup Classification 500m23  
    2013/2014 World Cup Classification 1500m23  
    2011/2012 World Cup Classification 500m23  
    2014/2015 World Cup Classification Overall26  
    2019/2020 World Cup Classification 1000m28  
    2019/2020 World Cup Classification 500m30  
    2010/2011 World Cup Classification 1500m31  
    2008/2009 World Cup Classification 100m30  
    2007/2008 World Cup Classification 500m32  
    2008/2009 World Cup Classification 1000m34  
    2008/2009 World Cup Classification 1500m39  
    2018/2019 World Cup Classification 1000m39  
    2007/2008 World Cup Classification 1500m45  
    2017/2018 World Cup Classification Overall46  
    2006/2007 World Cup Classification 500m50  
    2016/2017 World Cup Classification Overall50  
    2012/2013 World Cup Classification Overall51