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Matthias Wolfgang


SportShort Track
Born25 Oct 1996 in Vienna 
ResidenceVienna, AUT
LanguagesEnglish, German
Higher educationChemistry - University of Vienna: Austria
Personal Bests
Personal Bests
  Event RecordDateLocation 
    500m 42.712 11 Dec 2022 Almaty  
    500m 44.483 11 Dec 2016 Shanghai  
    1000m 1:31.473 04 Mar 2017 Munich  
    1500m 2:19.528 12 Nov 2016 Salt Lake City, UT  
    3000m 5:50.475 02 Oct 2016 Weiz  
Social Media
Social Media  
Sport Specific Information
Sport Specific Information
Name of coachIvan Pandov [national], BUL  
Reason for choosing this sport"There was a summer speed skating course and my mother thought it would suit me as an avid ice skater. I stuck with it."  
When and where did you begin this sport?He took up the sport in 2007 in Vienna, Austria.  
General Interest
General Interest
Sporting philosophy / motto"Just keep going." (Athlete, 07 Feb 2020)  
InjuriesIn 2017 he sustained a collapsed lung and broke five ribs. His injuries kept him out of action for six months. (Athlete, 07 Feb 2020, 03 Nov 2018)  
Hero / IdolAustrian alpine skier Marcel Hirscher. (Athlete, 07 Feb 2020)  
Championships results
Year Competition Event Rank  
Championships results
    2022/2023 European Championships 5000m Relay9  
    2020/2021 European Championships 5000m Relay9  
    2022/2023 World Championships 5000m Relay12  
    2015/2016 World Junior Championships 3000m Relay18  
    2016/2017 European Championships 500m35  
    2016/2017 European Championships 1000m38  
    2016/2017 European Championships 1500m40  
    2016/2017 European Championships Overall41  
    2013/2014 World Junior Championships Overall74  
    2014/2015 World Junior Championships Overall76  
    2012/2013 World Junior Championships Overall79  
    2015/2016 World Junior Championships Overall90  
World Cups
Year Competition Event Rank  
World Cups
    2022/2023 Salt Lake City, UT 5000m Relay9  
    2022/2023 Almaty 5000m Relay10  
    2022/2023 Almaty 5000m Relay11  
    2016/2017 Minsk 5000m Relay16  
    2019/2020 Dresden 5000m Relay18  
    2022/2023 Almaty 1000m32  
    2022/2023 Salt Lake City, UT 500m32  
    2018/2019 Calgary, AB 1500m33  
    2022/2023 Almaty 500m33  
    2022/2023 Salt Lake City, UT 1000m33  
    2022/2023 Almaty 500m35  
    2016/2017 Salt Lake City, UT 1500m36  
    2016/2017 Salt Lake City, UT 1500m36  
    2022/2023 Almaty 1500m37  
    2019/2020 Salt Lake City, UT 1500m38  
    2019/2020 Salt Lake City, UT 500m38  
    2016/2017 Calgary, AB 500m39  
    2016/2017 Shanghai 1500m39  
    2016/2017 Gangneung 500m39  
    2018/2019 Calgary, AB 500m40  
    2016/2017 Shanghai 500m40  
    2016/2017 Gangneung 1500m41  
    2016/2017 Minsk 1000m42  
    2016/2017 Calgary, AB 1500m44  
    2016/2017 Dresden 1500m45  
    2016/2017 Minsk 1500m47  
    2019/2020 Dresden 1000m49  
    2019/2020 Dresden 1500m49  
    2016/2017 Dresden 1000m53  
    2017/2018 Shanghai 1500m56  
    2017/2018 Shanghai 1000m69  
    2017/2018 Shanghai 500m70  
    2021/2022 World Cup 500m84  
    2021/2022 World Cup 1000m90  
    2016/2017 World Cup 1500m90  
    2019/2020 World Cup 1500m92  
    2017/2018 World Cup 1000m93  
    2018/2019 World Cup 1500m94  
    2017/2018 World Cup 1500m94  
    2021/2022 World Cup 1500m95  
    2016/2017 World Cup 500m99  
    2019/2020 World Cup 500m107  
    2017/2018 World Cup 500m107  
    2019/2020 World Cup 1000m113  
    2018/2019 World Cup 500m115  
    2016/2017 World Cup 1000m148