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Petra Jászapáti


SportShort Track
Born31 Dec 1998 in Szeged 
ResidenceBudapest, HUN
LanguagesEnglish, Georgian, Hungarian
Personal Bests
Personal Bests
  Event RecordDateLocation 
    500m 42.895 06 Nov 2016 Calgary  
    1000m 1:30.224 29 Jan 2017 Innsbruck  
    1500m 2:20.554 12 Nov 2016 Salt Lake City, UT  
    3000m 5:43.836 12 Oct 2014 Budapest  
Main Achievements
Main Achievements
World Championships
World Championships
    3000m Relay   1    
European Championships
European Championships
    3000m Relay   1 1  
Sport Specific Information
Sport Specific Information
Reason for choosing this sportShe practised roller skating before switching to short track when she started primary school.  
Club / TeamSZKE Szeged: Hungary  
When and where did you begin this sport?She took up short track in 2008 in Szeged, Hungary.  
Name of coachAkos Banhidi [national], HUN; Lina Zhang [national], CHN  
General Interest
General Interest
Sporting philosophy / motto"Hard work always pays off." (Athlete, 13 Jan 2017)  
Hero / IdolHungarian short track skater Bernadett Heidum. (, 08 Sep 2015)  
AmbitionsTo compete at the 2018 Olympic Winter Games in Pyeongchang. (, 08 Sep 2015)  
Most influential person in careerHer grandmother. (Athlete, 13 Jan 2017)  
Memorable sporting achievementWinning bronze in the 1000m at the 2016 World Cup event in Dresden, Germany, and claiming silver in the 500m at the 2016 Youth Olympic Winter Games in Lillehammer, Norway. (Athlete, 13 Jan 2017)  
Championships results
Year Competition Event Rank  
Championships results
    2016/2017 World Championships 3000m Relay2  
    2016/2017 European Championships 3000m Relay2  
    2014/2015 European Championships 3000m Relay3  
    2015/2016 European Championships 3000m Relay4  
    2014/2015 World Junior Championships 3000m Relay5  
    2015/2016 World Junior Championships 3000m Relay5  
    2014/2015 World Championships 3000m Relay5  
    2016/2017 World Junior Championships Overall6  
    2016/2017 World Championships 1000m7  
    2015/2016 World Junior Championships Overall7  
    2016/2017 World Junior Championships 3000m Relay8  
    2016/2017 European Championships Overall9  
    2013/2014 World Junior Championships 3000m Relay10  
    2016/2017 World Championships 1500m10  
    2016/2017 World Championships Overall11  
    2015/2016 European Championships Overall13  
    2014/2015 World Junior Championships Overall17  
    2015/2016 World Championships 500m18  
    2016/2017 World Championships 500m18  
    2015/2016 World Championships 1000m19  
    2014/2015 World Championships 500m20  
    2014/2015 World Championships 1000m21  
    2014/2015 World Championships Overall22  
    2015/2016 World Championships 1500m22  
    2013/2014 World Junior Championships Overall22  
    2015/2016 World Championships Overall23  
    2014/2015 World Championships 1500m24  
    2014/2015 European Championships Overall30  
World Cups
Year Competition Event Rank  
World Cups
    2015/2016 Dresden 3000m Relay2  
    2015/2016 Dresden 1000m3  
    2016/2017 Calgary, AB 3000m Relay3  
    2016/2017 Calgary, AB 500m4  
    2016/2017 Dresden 1500m5  
    2016/2017 Dresden 3000m Relay5  
    2016/2017 Gangneung 3000m Relay5  
    2016/2017 Shanghai 3000m Relay6  
    2016/2017 Gangneung 1000m7  
    2016/2017 Salt Lake City, UT 3000m Relay7  
    2014/2015 Erzurum 3000m Relay8  
    2016/2017 Shanghai 1500m8  
    2016/2017 Salt Lake City, UT 500m9  
    2014/2015 Dresden 3000m Relay11  
    2016/2017 Salt Lake City, UT 1500m12  
    2016/2017 Dresden 500m13  
    2015/2016 World Cup 1000m14  
    2016/2017 World Cup 500m15  
    2016/2017 Shanghai 500m17  
    2015/2016 Dresden 500m17  
    2016/2017 Calgary, AB 1500m18  
    2016/2017 World Cup 1500m20  
    2014/2015 Erzurum 500m20  
    2014/2015 Erzurum 1000m20  
    2016/2017 Gangneung 500m21  
    2014/2015 Dresden 1500m24  
    2015/2016 World Cup 500m33  
    2014/2015 World Cup 1500m40  
    2014/2015 Dresden 500m40  
    2016/2017 World Cup 1000m42  
    2014/2015 World Cup 500m52  
    2015/2016 World Cup 1500m56  
    2014/2015 World Cup 1000m71