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Hanna Izafatava

Belarus

SportShort Track
FederationIDSTBLR22508199901
NOCBelarus
Born25 Aug 1999 in Vitsyebsk 
GenderWomen
ResidenceMinsk, BLR
OccupationStudent
LanguagesRussian
Higher educationPhysical Education - Belarusian State University of Physical Education: Minsk, BLR
Personal Bests
EventRecordDateLocation 
Personal Bests
  Event RecordDateLocation 
    1000m 1:33.036 01 Feb 2019 Dresden  
Social Media
Social Media
www.facebook.com/anytka.izofatka  
Sport Specific Information
Sport Specific Information
Reason for choosing this sportShe began skating together with her sister. "As children we were very active and my mother decided to enrol us in a sport."  
Name of coachIgor Osipov [national], BLR; Yulia Mishchenkova [personal], BLR, from 2019  
When and where did you begin this sport?She took up the sport in 2006 in Vitsyebsk, Belarus.  
Club / TeamMinsk Republican Centre of Olympic Preparation: Belarus  
General Interest
General Interest
Memorable sporting achievementSetting a national record in the 500m at the 2018 European Championships in Dresden, Germany. (Athlete, 06 Dec 2019)  
Famous relativesHer sister Mariya Izafatava has competed for Belarus in short track. She was ranked 38th in the overall competition at the 2019 World Championships in Sofia, Bulgaria. (SportsDeskOnline, 09 Dec 20199; Athlete, 11 Feb 2016)  
Most influential person in careerHer coach. (Athlete, 12 Jan 2017)  
Hero / IdolRussian short track skater Victor An. (Athlete, 06 Dec 2019)  
Sporting philosophy / motto"You will arrive only when you know where you are going." (Athlete, 06 Dec 2019)  
HobbiesMusic. (Athlete, 06 Dec 2019)  
Awards and honoursShe has received the title of Master of Sport in Belarus. (Athlete, 06 Dec 2019)  
NicknamesAnya (Instagram profile, 29 Nov 2019)  
Championships results
Year Competition Event Rank  
Championships results
    2017/2018 European Championships 3000m Relay7  
    2016/2017 European Championships 3000m Relay7  
    2015/2016 European Championships 3000m Relay8  
    2018/2019 European Championships 3000m Relay10  
    2019/2020 European Championships 3000m Relay10  
    2017/2018 World Junior Championships 3000m Relay13  
    2015/2016 World Junior Championships 3000m Relay14  
    2017/2018 European Championships 500m19  
    2017/2018 European Championships 1500m20  
    2019/2020 European Championships 1000m21  
    2017/2018 European Championships Overall22  
    2017/2018 World Junior Championships Overall24  
    2019/2020 European Championships 500m25  
    2019/2020 European Championships Overall26  
    2017/2018 European Championships 1000m27  
    2019/2020 European Championships 1500m30  
    2016/2017 World Junior Championships Overall34  
    2015/2016 World Junior Championships Overall47  
World Cups
Year Competition Event Rank  
World Cups
    2018/2019 Almaty 2000m Relay9  
    2016/2017 Minsk 3000m Relay10  
    2018/2019 Almaty 3000m Relay11  
    2015/2016 Dresden 3000m Relay13  
    2016/2017 Dresden 3000m Relay14  
    2018/2019 Dresden 2000m Relay14  
    2018/2019 Dresden 3000m Relay14  
    2019/2020 Shanghai 2000m Relay14  
    2018/2019 Almaty 500m15  
    2019/2020 Shanghai 500m15  
    2019/2020 Dresden 2000m Relay15  
    2019/2020 Dresden 3000m Relay19  
    2016/2017 Minsk 1000m23  
    2016/2017 Minsk 500m25  
    2019/2020 Dresden 500m26  
    2018/2019 Almaty 1000m26  
    2016/2017 Dresden 1500m28  
    2019/2020 Shanghai 1000m31  
    2019/2020 Dresden 1500m33  
    2015/2016 Dresden 500m34  
    2018/2019 Dresden 1000m34  
    2016/2017 Dresden 500m35  
    2015/2016 Dresden 1000m38  
    2018/2019 Dresden 500m38  
    2019/2020 World Cup 500m41  
    2018/2019 World Cup 500m44  
    2017/2018 World Cup 1000m61  
    2017/2018 World Cup 500m64  
    2016/2017 World Cup 500m70  
    2019/2020 World Cup 1500m83  
    2016/2017 World Cup 1000m83  
    2019/2020 World Cup 1000m86  
    2015/2016 World Cup 500m86  
    2018/2019 World Cup 1000m87  
    2016/2017 World Cup 1500m88  
    2015/2016 World Cup 1500m93  
    2015/2016 World Cup 1000m105