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Aaron Heo

United States

SportShort Track
FederationIDSTUSA12302199901
NOCUnited States
Born23 Feb 1999 in Philadelphia, PA 
GenderMen
ResidenceSalt Lake City, UT, USA
OccupationStudent
LanguagesEnglish
Main Achievements
 
Main Achievements
World Junior Championships
Event  
World Junior Championships
    3000m Relay     1  
Social Media
Social Media
www.facebook.com/aaron.heo  
Sport Specific Information
Sport Specific Information
Name of coachWilma Boomstra [national]  
When and where did you begin this sport?He began skating in 2007 in Wheaton, MD, United States of America.  
Reason for choosing this sport"My cousin's skating club was having a summer camp."  
General Interest
General Interest
Hero / IdolUS basketball player Kyrie Irving. (Athlete, 05 Nov 2018)  
Memorable sporting achievementWinning bronze in the 3000m relay at the 2017 World Junior Championships in Innsbruck, Austria. (Athlete, 05 Nov 2018)  
Famous relativesHis younger brother Andrew has represented the United States of America in short track. He was part of the 3000m relay team that placed fifth at the 2018 World Junior Championships in Tomaszow Mazowiecki, Poland. (SportsDeskOnline, 03 Dec 2018; teamusa.org, 22 Jun 2018; washingtonpost.com, 18 Feb 2010)  
Championships results
Year Competition Event Rank  
Championships results
    2016/2017 World Junior Championships 3000m Relay3  
    2017/2018 World Junior Championships 3000m Relay5  
    2017/2018 World Junior Championships Overall20  
World Cups
Year Competition Event Rank  
World Cups
    2018/2019 Calgary, AB 5000m Relay7  
    2018/2019 Salt Lake City, UT 5000m Relay9  
    2018/2019 Salt Lake City, UT 1000m27  
    2018/2019 Calgary, AB 500m29  
    2018/2019 Calgary, AB 1500m29  
    2018/2019 Salt Lake City, UT 500m30  
    2018/2019 Dresden 1500m36  
    2018/2019 Dresden 500m39  
    2018/2019 World Cup 1500m63  
    2018/2019 World Cup 500m73  
    2018/2019 World Cup 1000m85