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Alex Varnyś

Hungary

SportShort Track
FederationIDSTHUN10108199501
NOCHungary
Born01 Aug 1995 in Budapest 
GenderMen
FamilyPartner Kata
ResidenceBudapest, HUN
OccupationAthlete
LanguagesEnglish, Hungarian
Personal Bests
EventRecordDateLocation 
Personal Bests
  Event RecordDateLocation 
    500m 41.862 29 Sep 2019 Budapest  
    1000m 1:23.931 10 Nov 2018 Salt Lake City, UT  
    1500m 2:15.844 01 Feb 2019 Dresden  
    3000m 5:05.872 30 Dec 2011 Budapest  
Main Achievements
 
Main Achievements
World Championships
Event  
World Championships
    5000m Relay     1  
World Junior Championships
Event  
World Junior Championships
    3000m Relay   1    
European Championships
Event  
European Championships
    5000m Relay 1      
Social Media
Social Media
www.facebook.com/varnyu.alex  
Sport Specific Information
Sport Specific Information
Name of coachAkos Banhidi [national], HUN; Zhang Jing [national], CHN  
When and where did you begin this sport?He took up short track in 2003 in Budapest, Hungary.  
Club / TeamMTK Budapest: Hungary  
Reason for choosing this sport"I liked the speed."  
General Interest
General Interest
Most influential person in careerHis father. (Athlete, 09 Nov 2018)  
Memorable sporting achievementWinning the 5000m relay at the 2018 World Cup event in Calgary, AB, Canada. (Athlete, 09 Nov 2018)  
InjuriesHe broke his leg in 2008. (Athlete, 09 Nov 2018)  
Sporting philosophy / motto"It is not winning that is the most important thing but the road you take to get there." (Athlete, 09 Nov 2018)  
Championships results
Year Competition Event Rank  
Championships results
    2018/2019 European Championships 5000m Relay1  
    2013/2014 World Junior Championships 3000m Relay2  
    2018/2019 World Championships 5000m Relay3  
    2014/2015 World Junior Championships 3000m Relay4  
    2011/2012 World Junior Championships 3000m Relay4  
    2017/2018 World Championships 5000m Relay8  
    2012/2013 World Junior Championships 3000m Relay13  
    2012/2013 World Junior Championships Overall28  
    2018/2019 World Championships 1000m30  
    2018/2019 World Championships 1500m31  
    2018/2019 World Championships Overall33  
    2018/2019 World Championships 500m35  
    2014/2015 World Junior Championships Overall48  
World Cups
Year Competition Event Rank  
World Cups
    2018/2019 Salt Lake City, UT 5000m Relay1  
    2018/2019 Calgary, AB 5000m Relay1  
    2018/2019 Dresden 5000m Relay3  
    2019/2020 Salt Lake City, UT 5000m Relay5  
    2017/2018 Shanghai 5000m Relay6  
    2018/2019 Almaty 5000m Relay6  
    2018/2019 Calgary, AB 2000m Relay7  
    2018/2019 Almaty 2000m Relay8  
    2018/2019 Salt Lake City, UT 1000m8  
    2018/2019 Almaty 1000m13  
    2018/2019 Almaty 1500m16  
    2018/2019 Salt Lake City, UT 1000m21  
    2012/2013 Dresden 1500m21  
    2019/2020 Salt Lake City, UT 1000m22  
    2018/2019 Calgary, AB 1000m24  
    2016/2017 Salt Lake City, UT 1500m25  
    2018/2019 Dresden 1000m27  
    2019/2020 Salt Lake City, UT 1500m27  
    2016/2017 Salt Lake City, UT 1500m28  
    2014/2015 Dresden 1500m30  
    2018/2019 World Cup 1000m31  
    2016/2017 Shanghai 500m34  
    2018/2019 Dresden 1500m34  
    2012/2013 Dresden 1500m36  
    2016/2017 Gangneung 1500m37  
    2016/2017 Gangneung 1000m39  
    2018/2019 World Cup 1500m42  
    2016/2017 Calgary, AB 500m42  
    2014/2015 Dresden 1500m45  
    2018/2019 Calgary, AB 500m46  
    2016/2017 Shanghai 1500m48  
    2014/2015 World Cup 1500m61  
    2012/2013 World Cup 1500m68  
    2018/2019 World Cup 500m75  
    2016/2017 World Cup 1500m77  
    2014/2015 World Cup 500m87  
    2015/2016 World Cup 1000m95  
    2016/2017 World Cup 500m104  
    2017/2018 World Cup 1500m107  
    2011/2012 World Cup 1000m108  
    2011/2012 World Cup 1500m109  
    2014/2015 World Cup 1000m114  
    2016/2017 World Cup 1000m142