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Rafal Anikiej

Poland

SportShort Track
FederationIDSTPOL11308199901
NOCPoland
Born13 Aug 1999 in Bialystok 
GenderMen
OccupationAthlete
LanguagesEnglish, Polish
Personal Bests
EventRecordDateLocation 
Personal Bests
  Event RecordDateLocation 
    1000m 1:24.851 01 Nov 2019 Salt Lake City, UT  
Social Media
Social Media
www.facebook.com/Rafal-Anikiej-1657351787847570/  
Sport Specific Information
Sport Specific Information
Name of coachDariusz Kulesza, POL  
When and where did you begin this sport?He took up the sport at age 11 in Bialystok, Poland.  
Club / TeamJuvenia Bialystok : Poland  
Reason for choosing this sport"In this sport you never know what will happen."  
General Interest
General Interest
Most influential person in careerHis parents. (Athlete, 07 Feb 2020)  
Hero / IdolRussian short track skater Victor An, US basketball player Kobe Bryant, US boxer Mike Tyson. (Athlete, 07 Feb 2020)  
Memorable sporting achievementWinning the B-final in the 500m at the 2020 European Championships in Debrecen, Hungary. (Athlete, 07 Feb 2020)  
Sporting philosophy / motto"No pain, no gain." (Athlete, 12 Feb 2016)  
NicknamesRafik (Instagram profile, 03 Aug 2019)  
HobbiesTravel. (Instagram profile, 03 Aug 2019)  
Championships results
Year Competition Event Rank  
Championships results
    2019/2020 European Championships 500m6  
    2015/2016 European Championships 5000m Relay8  
    2019/2020 European Championships Overall10  
    2019/2020 European Championships 1500m10  
    2016/2017 European Championships 5000m Relay10  
    2016/2017 European Championships 1000m11  
    2017/2018 World Junior Championships 3000m Relay11  
    2019/2020 European Championships 1000m13  
    2015/2016 World Junior Championships 3000m Relay14  
    2015/2016 European Championships Overall16  
    2016/2017 European Championships Overall17  
    2016/2017 European Championships 500m21  
    2016/2017 World Championships 500m22  
    2017/2018 European Championships 1500m23  
    2015/2016 World Junior Championships Overall23  
    2016/2017 European Championships 1500m28  
    2018/2019 European Championships 500m28  
    2016/2017 World Championships 1000m29  
    2016/2017 World Championships Overall29  
    2017/2018 World Championships 1500m35  
    2018/2019 European Championships 1500m37  
    2017/2018 European Championships 1000m37  
    2017/2018 European Championships Overall37  
    2018/2019 European Championships Overall39  
    2016/2017 World Championships 1500m39  
    2015/2016 World Championships 1000m40  
    2018/2019 European Championships 1000m40  
    2015/2016 World Championships 500m43  
    2015/2016 World Championships 1500m43  
    2017/2018 World Junior Championships Overall43  
    2017/2018 World Championships 1000m44  
    2016/2017 World Junior Championships Overall44  
    2017/2018 World Championships Overall45  
    2017/2018 European Championships 500m45  
    2015/2016 World Championships Overall45  
    2017/2018 World Championships 500m47  
    2014/2015 World Junior Championships Overall51  
World Cups
Year Competition Event Rank  
World Cups
    2018/2019 Salt Lake City, UT 5000m Relay5  
    2018/2019 Almaty 2000m Relay5  
    2018/2019 Salt Lake City, UT 2000m Relay6  
    2016/2017 Dresden 500m7  
    2019/2020 Shanghai 500m7  
    2018/2019 Almaty 5000m Relay9  
    2019/2020 Shanghai 2000m Relay10  
    2019/2020 Shanghai 1000m11  
    2019/2020 Shanghai 5000m Relay11  
    2018/2019 Dresden 5000m Relay12  
    2019/2020 Salt Lake City, UT 2000m Relay12  
    2019/2020 Dresden 2000m Relay12  
    2019/2020 Salt Lake City, UT 5000m Relay13  
    2016/2017 Dresden 5000m Relay14  
    2019/2020 Dresden 5000m Relay14  
    2015/2016 Dresden 5000m Relay16  
    2018/2019 Dresden 2000m Relay18  
    2019/2020 Dresden 1500m18  
    2019/2020 Salt Lake City, UT 1000m21  
    2019/2020 Salt Lake City, UT 500m23  
    2015/2016 Dresden 1500m23  
    2015/2016 Dresden 500m25  
    2018/2019 Calgary, AB 1000m25  
    2019/2020 World Cup 500m26  
    2018/2019 Almaty 1500m27  
    2018/2019 Calgary, AB 500m28  
    2016/2017 Shanghai 500m29  
    2018/2019 Salt Lake City, UT 1000m31  
    2016/2017 World Cup 500m32  
    2019/2020 Dresden 1000m33  
    2016/2017 Gangneung 1000m35  
    2018/2019 Almaty 500m35  
    2018/2019 Dresden 1000m36  
    2019/2020 World Cup 1000m38  
    2019/2020 World Cup 1500m38  
    2018/2019 Salt Lake City, UT 500m39  
    2018/2019 Dresden 500m43  
    2015/2016 World Cup 1500m46  
    2017/2018 World Cup 500m53  
    2015/2016 World Cup 500m65  
    2018/2019 World Cup 500m72  
    2018/2019 World Cup 1000m72  
    2018/2019 World Cup 1500m72  
    2017/2018 World Cup 1000m109  
    2015/2016 World Cup 1000m115  
    2017/2018 World Cup 1500m116  
    2016/2017 World Cup 1000m127  
    2016/2017 World Cup 1500m156