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Artyom Kuznetsov

Russia

SportSpeed Skating
FederationIDSSRUS11411198701
NOCRussia
Born14 Nov 1987 in  Yartsevo
GenderMen
ResidenceCherepovets, RUS
OccupationAthlete
LanguagesRussian
Higher educationPhysical Education - Cherepovets State University: Russia
Personal Bests
EventRecordDateLocation 
Personal Bests
  Event RecordDateLocation 
    500m 34.35 03 Dec 2017 Calgary  
    1000m 1:08.77 29 Jan 2012 Calgary  
    1500m 1:51.85 20 Nov 2010 Calgary  
    5000m 8:26.46 25 Feb 2006 Yekaterinburg  
Social Media
Social Media
www.facebook.com/artem.kuznetcov.9  
Sport Specific Information
Sport Specific Information
Name of coachAlexander Kalinin [personal], from 2007; Dmitry Dorofeyev, RUS  
When and where did you begin this sport?He took up the sport in 1998 in Cherepovets, Russian Federation.  
Club / TeamDynamo: Russia  
General Interest
General Interest
Awards and honoursHe holds the title of Master of Sport of International Class in the Russian Federation. (Athlete, 13 Nov 2017)  
Memorable sporting achievementWinning the 500m at the 2013 World Cup event in Astana, Kazakhstan, and competing at the 2014 Olympic Winter Games in Sochi. (Athlete, 13 Nov 2017)  
Hero / IdolRussian mixed martial artist Fedor Emelianenko. (Athlete, 28 Jan 2017)  
Sporting philosophy / motto"Talent is just one part of success. The basis is work." (Athlete, 13 Nov 2017)  
InjuriesInjuries to his knees meant he missed a month of preparation ahead of the 2017/18 season. (rsport.ria.ru, 28 Oct 2017)  
Other informationSANCTION OVERTURNED
In November 2017 the International Olympic Committee [IOC] banned him from competing at the Olympic Games for life, based on the findings of the 2016 McLaren Report into doping by the Russian Federation. In February 2018 his ban was overturned by the Court of Arbitration for Sport [CAS], and his results from the 2014 Olympic Winter Games in Sochi were also reinstated. (insidethegames.biz, 01 Feb 2018; bbc.co.uk, 22 Dec 2017)
 
HobbiesSports, travel. (Athlete, 13 Nov 2017)  
Championships results
Year Competition Event Rank  
Championships results
    2017/2018 European Single Distances Championships 500m5  
    2011/2012 World Sprint Championships Overall12  
    2011/2012 World Single Distances Championships 2 x 500m16  
    2016/2017 World Single Distances Championships 500m17  
    2014 Olympic Games 2 x 500m19  
World Cups
Year Competition Event Rank  
World Cups
    2013/2014 World Cup Astana 500m1  
    2017/2018 World Cup Calgary, AB Team Sprint2  
    2015/2016 World Cup Salt Lake City, UT Team Sprint2  
    2015/2016 World Cup Heerenveen Team Sprint2  
    2017/2018 World Cup Minsk Team Sprint3  
    2015/2016 World Cup Calgary, AB Team Sprint3  
    2017/2018 World Cup Heerenveen Team Sprint3  
    2017/2018 World Cup Erfurt 500m3  
    2013/2014 World Cup Astana 500m3  
    2013/2014 World Cup 500m5  
    2017/2018 World Cup 500m13  
    2015/2016 World Cup 500m19  
    2014/2015 World Cup 500m22  
    2016/2017 World Cup 500m23  
    2013/2014 World Cup Overall24  
    2011/2012 World Cup 1000m34  
    2011/2012 World Cup 500m34  
    2012/2013 World Cup 500m35  
    2012/2013 World Cup 1000m39  
    2017/2018 World Cup Overall51