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Mersaid Zhaxybayev

Kazakhstan

SportShort Track
FederationIDSTKAZ11201199701
NOCKazakhstan
Born12 Jan 1997 in Rudny 
GenderMen
ResidenceRudny, KAZ
OccupationStudent
LanguagesEnglish, Russian
Higher educationCoaching - Kustanai State Pedagogical Institute: Kazakhstan
Personal Bests
EventRecordDateLocation 
Personal Bests
  Event RecordDateLocation 
    500m 41.171 02 Nov 2018 Calgary  
    1000m 1:24.656 02 Nov 2018 Calgary  
    1500m 2:12.842 13 Nov 2016 Salt Lake City, UT  
    3000m 5:01.121 21 Dec 2014 Seoul  
Social Media
Social Media
www.facebook.com/mersaid.zhaxibaev  
Sport Specific Information
Sport Specific Information
Reason for choosing this sportHe enjoys a number of aspects of the sport, including its speed and tactics. "It's like chess on ice."  
Name of coachMadygali Karsybekov [national], KAZ; Pyotr Gamidov, KAZ  
When and where did you begin this sport?He began training in 2008 in Rudny, Kazakhstan.  
General Interest
General Interest
Awards and honoursHe holds the title of Master of Sport of International Class in Kazakhstan. (skating.kz, 31 May 2018; Athlete, 22 Nov 2015)  
HobbiesPlaying video games, science fiction, world history. (Athlete, 08 Nov 2017)  
Most influential person in careerCoach Wilma Boomstra, and his family. (Athlete, 03 Nov 2018)  
Hero / IdolUS short track skater John Celski, Russian short track skater Victor An. (Athlete, 03 Nov 2018)  
Sporting philosophy / motto"Never give up." (Athlete, 03 Nov 2018)  
Championships results
Year Competition Event Rank  
Championships results
    2015/2016 World Junior Championships 3000m Relay6  
    2013/2014 World Junior Championships 3000m Relay7  
    2014/2015 World Junior Championships 3000m Relay13  
    2015/2016 World Junior Championships Overall17  
    2014/2015 World Junior Championships Overall24  
    2013/2014 World Junior Championships Overall25  
World Cups
Year Competition Event Rank  
World Cups
    2018/2019 Dresden 5000m Relay7  
    2014/2015 Erzurum 5000m Relay7  
    2018/2019 Calgary, AB 5000m Relay9  
    2018/2019 Dresden 1000m9  
    2018/2019 Almaty 1500m12  
    2019/2020 Salt Lake City, UT 5000m Relay12  
    2016/2017 Dresden 1500m15  
    2016/2017 Dresden 5000m Relay15  
    2016/2017 Shanghai 1000m15  
    2018/2019 Calgary, AB 500m16  
    2016/2017 Salt Lake City, UT 1500m17  
    2018/2019 Almaty 500m21  
    2016/2017 Dresden 500m22  
    2018/2019 Calgary, AB 1000m22  
    2018/2019 Dresden 1500m22  
    2018/2019 Salt Lake City, UT 500m23  
    2016/2017 Gangneung 1500m23  
    2018/2019 Salt Lake City, UT 1000m24  
    2016/2017 Minsk 1000m25  
    2016/2017 Gangneung 1000m25  
    2016/2017 Shanghai 1500m26  
    2014/2015 Erzurum 1000m26  
    2019/2020 Salt Lake City, UT 1500m26  
    2016/2017 Calgary, AB 1000m29  
    2016/2017 Minsk 1500m30  
    2016/2017 Salt Lake City, UT 1500m30  
    2016/2017 Calgary, AB 1500m31  
    2018/2019 World Cup 1000m32  
    2014/2015 Erzurum 500m32  
    2018/2019 World Cup 1500m34  
    2014/2015 Dresden 1000m39  
    2015/2016 Dresden 1500m44  
    2016/2017 World Cup 1500m45  
    2017/2018 World Cup 1000m46  
    2018/2019 World Cup 500m50  
    2016/2017 World Cup 1000m62  
    2014/2015 World Cup 1000m63  
    2017/2018 World Cup 1500m63  
    2015/2016 World Cup 1500m72  
    2015/2016 World Cup 1000m72  
    2016/2017 World Cup 500m74  
    2014/2015 World Cup 1500m76  
    2014/2015 World Cup 500m80  
    2017/2018 World Cup 500m101