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Alexia Turunen

Switzerland

SportShort Track
NOCSwitzerland
Born19 Oct 2004
GenderWomen
ResidenceBelmont-sur-Lausanne, SUI
LanguagesFrench
Personal Bests
EventRecordDateLocation 
Personal Bests
  Event RecordDateLocation 
    500m 49.816 15 Nov 2019 Lausanne  
    1000m 1:42.566 17 Nov 2019 Lausanne  
    1500m 2:38.944 15 Nov 2019 Lausanne  
Social Media
Social Media
instagram.com/alexiaturunen  
Sport Specific Information
Sport Specific Information
Club / TeamLausanne Short Track: Switzerland  
Name of coachEvita Krievane [club], LAT, from 2019  
Training RegimeShe trains up to 15 hours a week.  
General Interest
General Interest
HobbiesSports, being with animals, baking. (kirkkosveitsissa.com, 2019)  
Superstitions / Rituals / BeliefsShe likes to motivate herself by listening to the song 'Eye of the Tiger' by US band Survivor. (lausanne2020.sport, 07 Nov 2019)  
Famous relativesHer sister Erika is a figure skater who has taken part in national competitions at youth level in Switzerland. (Club des Patineurs de Lausanne & Malley Facebook page, 30 Jan 2016; kirkkosveitsissa.com, 2019)  
Hero / IdolJamaican athlete Usain Bolt. (lausanne2020.sport, 07 Nov 2019)  
Championships results
Year Competition Event Rank  
Championships results
    2021/2022 World Junior Championships 1500m35  
    2021/2022 World Junior Championships 1000m37  
    2021/2022 World Junior Championships 500m38  
    2019/2020 World Junior Championships 1500m41  
    2019/2020 World Junior Championships 1000m45  
    2019/2020 World Junior Championships 500m50