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Jonathan So

United States

SportShort Track
FederationIDSTUSA10505200201
NOCUnited States
Born05 May 2002
GenderMen
ResidenceSalt Lake City, UT, USA
LanguagesEnglish
Social Media
Social Media
www.facebook.com/jonathan.so.982  
Sport Specific Information
Sport Specific Information
Reason for choosing this sport"My family members started skating before me and got me into it."  
Name of coachWilma Boomstra [national]  
When and where did you begin this sport?He began skating at age five in Virginia, United States of America.  
General Interest
General Interest
Most influential person in careerUS short track skater John Celski. (Athlete, 05 Nov 2018)  
Hero / IdolUS basketball player Dwyane Wade. (Athlete, 05 Nov 2018)  
InjuriesIn 2013 he broke his leg while skating and was out of action for five months. (Athlete, 05 Nov 2018)  
Memorable sporting achievementBeing selected for the US national short track team. (Athlete, 05 Nov 2018)  
HobbiesPlaying basketball, listening to music, rapping, dancing. (teamusa.org, 30 Nov 2018)  
Awards and honoursIn 2017 he was one of four athletes to be named US Junior Development Skater of the Year by US Speedskating. (teamusa.org, 01 May 2017)  
Championships results
Year Competition Event Rank  
Championships results
    2017/2018 World Junior Championships 3000m Relay5  
    2017/2018 World Junior Championships Overall41  
World Cups
Year Competition Event Rank  
World Cups
    2018/2019 World Cup Turin 2000m Relay3  
    2018/2019 Calgary, AB 5000m Relay7  
    2018/2019 Salt Lake City, UT 5000m Relay9  
    2018/2019 Dresden 5000m Relay10  
    2018/2019 Dresden 1000m22  
    2018/2019 Dresden 500m24  
    2018/2019 Calgary, AB 1500m25  
    2018/2019 Salt Lake City, UT 1500m29  
    2019/2020 Salt Lake City, UT 500m30  
    2018/2019 Calgary, AB 500m32  
    2019/2020 Salt Lake City, UT 500m33  
    2018/2019 World Cup 1500m58  
    2018/2019 World Cup 500m60  
    2018/2019 World Cup 1000m65