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Hwang Dae Heon


SportShort Track
Born05 Jul 1999 in Anyang 
ResidenceAnyang, KOR
Personal Bests
Personal Bests
  Event RecordDateLocation 
    500m 40.300 11 Nov 2017 Shanghai  
    1000m 1:20.875 12 Nov 2016 Salt Lake City, UT  
    1500m 2:12.479 07 Oct 2017 Dordrecht  
Main Achievements
Main Achievements
World Junior Championships
World Junior Championships
    3000m Relay   1    
Sport Specific Information
Sport Specific Information
When and where did you begin this sport?He took up the sport at age five in Anyang, Republic of Korea.  
Reason for choosing this sportHe thought the sport was interesting.  
Name of coachBaek Kuk-Kun, KOR, from 2015; Kim Sun-Tae [national], KOR  
Club / TeamPuhung High School: Korea  
General Interest
General Interest
Awards and honoursHe was named Rookie of the Year for the 2016/17 season by the Korea Skating Union [KSU]. (, 17 Apr 2017)  
Most influential person in careerRussian short track skater Victor An, Korean short track skater Noh Jin-Kyu. (Athlete, 08 Nov 2017)  
Hero / IdolRussian short track skater Victor An, Korean short track skater Noh Jin-Kyu. (Athlete, 08 Nov 2017)  
Sporting philosophy / motto"Do your best." (Athlete, 02 Feb 2017)  
InjuriesHe injured his right knee after colliding with a teammate during the 5000m relay at the 2017 World Cup event in Dordrecht, Netherlands. (, 11 Oct 2017)  
Championships results
Year Competition Event Rank  
Championships results
    2015/2016 World Junior Championships 3000m Relay2  
    2018 Olympic Games 1500m14  
    2018 Olympic Games 1000m17  
    2015/2016 World Junior Championships Overall31  
World Cups
Year Competition Event Rank  
World Cups
    2017/2018 World Cup 1500m1  
    2017/2018 World Cup Seoul 5000m Relay1  
    2017/2018 World Cup Dordrecht 1500m1  
    2017/2018 Shanghai 1500m1  
    2016/2017 Minsk 1000m1  
    2017/2018 World Cup 1000m2  
    2016/2017 Dresden 1000m2  
    2016/2017 Dresden 500m2  
    2017/2018 Shanghai 5000m Relay2  
    2017/2018 World Cup Seoul 1000m2  
    2017/2018 World Cup Budapest 1000m2  
    2017/2018 World Cup Budapest 1500m2  
    2017/2018 World Cup Seoul 1500m2  
    2016/2017 Salt Lake City, UT 1000m2  
    2016/2017 Dresden 5000m Relay3  
    2017/2018 World Cup Budapest 500m3  
    2017/2018 World Cup Dordrecht 500m3  
    2017/2018 World Cup 500m4  
    2016/2017 World Cup 1000m4  
    2016/2017 Minsk 5000m Relay5  
    2016/2017 Minsk 500m5  
    2017/2018 Shanghai 1000m7  
    2016/2017 World Cup 500m8  
    2016/2017 Calgary, AB 500m8  
    2016/2017 Salt Lake City, UT 5000m Relay8  
    2017/2018 Shanghai 500m8  
    2016/2017 Salt Lake City, UT 500m19