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Kiril Pandov

Bulgaria

SportShort Track
FederationIDSTBUL10703198301
NOCBulgaria
Born07 Mar 1983 in Sofia 
GenderMen
ResidenceSofia, BUL
OccupationAthlete
LanguagesBulgarian, English
Higher educationNSA: Sofia, BUL
Personal Bests
EventRecordDateLocation 
Personal Bests
  Event RecordDateLocation 
    500m 42.409 19 Feb 2011 Dresden  
    1000m 1:27.950 24 Jan 2010 Dresden  
    1500m 2:21.332 22 Oct 2011 Salt Lake City, UT  
    3000m 5:13.614 12 Oct 2008 Vienna  
Social Media
Social Media
www.facebook.com/kpandov83  
Sport Specific Information
Sport Specific Information
Club / TeamSlavia Sports Club [SKKHL]: Sofia, BUL  
Coach from which country?Bulgaria  
Coach from what year?2011  
Name of coachAssen Pandov [brother]  
When and where did you begin this sport?He began training in 1990 in Sofia, Bulgaria.  
Reason for choosing this sportHis parents were coaches.  
General Interest
General Interest
Most influential person in careerHis father. (Athlete, 30 Jan 2012)  
HobbiesCars, computers, computer games. (worldshorttrack.com, 01 Feb 2010)  
InjuriesHe has broke his leg during his career. (worldshorttrack.com, 07 Nov 2005)  
Hero / IdolItalian footballer Paolo Maldini. (Athlete, 10 Feb 2013)  
NicknamesKiko (bsf.sof.bg, 01 Feb 2010)  
Sporting philosophy / motto"Train hard and never give up." (worldshorttrack.com, 07 Nov 2005)  
Famous relativesHe is coached by his brother Assen, who also competed in short track at the 2002 and 2010 Olympic Winter Games. His father Ivan coached the Bulgarian national short track team at the 2002 Olympic Winter Games in Salt Lake City. (ISU, 07 Nov 2005; SportsDeskOnline, 02 Jan 2014)  
Memorable sporting achievementCompeting in the 2002 Olympic Winter Games in Salt Lake City. (Athlete, 30 Jan 2012)  
Championships results
Year Competition Event Rank  
Championships results
    2002/2003 European Championships 5000m Relay6  
    2010/2011 European Championships 5000m Relay8  
    2009/2010 European Championships 5000m Relay9  
    2008/2009 European Championships 5000m Relay9  
    2012/2013 European Championships 5000m Relay9  
    2003/2004 European Championships 5000m Relay10  
    2004/2005 European Championships 5000m Relay11  
    2011/2012 European Championships 5000m Relay11  
    2006/2007 European Championships Overall15  
    2009/2010 World Championships 500m16  
    2009/2010 European Championships Overall17  
    2002/2003 World Championships 500m18  
    2011/2012 European Championships Overall20  
    2010/2011 European Championships Overall20  
    2005/2006 European Championships Overall21  
    2002/2003 World Championships Overall21  
    2002/2003 World Championships 1000m24  
    2000/2001 European Championships Overall24  
    2002 Olympic Games 1000m25  
    2002 Olympic Games 1500m27  
    2005/2006 World Championships 500m28  
    2001/2002 European Championships Overall29  
    2010/2011 World Championships 500m29  
    2012/2013 World Championships 1000m29  
    2002/2003 European Championships Overall30  
    1999/2000 European Championships Overall30  
    2000/2001 World Championships 1000m30  
    2012/2013 European Championships Overall30  
    2001/2002 World Championships 1500m32  
    2011/2012 World Championships 1500m32  
    2012/2013 World Championships 500m33  
    2006/2007 World Championships 500m34  
    2012/2013 World Championships Overall34  
    2000/2001 World Championships Overall35  
    2000/2001 World Championships 1500m35  
    2010/2011 World Championships 1000m35  
    2010/2011 World Championships Overall35  
    2011/2012 World Championships 1000m35  
    2001/2002 World Championships 500m36  
    1999/2000 World Championships Overall37  
    2011/2012 World Championships Overall37  
    2002/2003 World Championships 1500m38  
    2000/2001 World Championships 500m38  
    2008/2009 European Championships Overall38  
    2001/2002 World Championships Overall39  
    2006/2007 World Championships 1500m39  
    2010/2011 World Championships 1500m39  
    2012/2013 World Championships 1500m39  
    2001/2002 World Championships 1000m40  
    2007/2008 European Championships Overall41  
    2011/2012 World Championships 500m41  
    1999/2000 World Junior Championships Overall43  
    2005/2006 World Championships Overall43  
    2006/2007 World Championships Overall43  
    2005/2006 World Championships 1000m43  
    2006/2007 World Championships 1000m44  
    2000/2001 World Junior Championships Overall47  
    2005/2006 World Championships 1500m48  
    2009/2010 World Championships 1500m56  
    2009/2010 World Championships Overall55  
World Cups
Year Competition Event Rank  
World Cups
    2012/2013 Dresden 5000m Relay16  
    2010/2011 Dresden 500m21  
    2002/2003 World Cup 500m22  
    2002/2003 World Cup Overall23  
    2010/2011 Dresden 500m29  
    2002/2003 World Cup 1500m30  
    2006/2007 World Cup 500m32  
    2002/2003 World Cup 1000m37  
    2012/2013 Dresden 500m38  
    2012/2013 Dresden 1500m39  
    2010/2011 World Cup 500m42  
    2005/2006 World Cup Overall43  
    1999/2000 World Cup 1000m43  
    1999/2000 World Cup Overall46  
    2000/2001 World Cup 1500m46  
    2005/2006 World Cup 1500m47  
    2005/2006 World Cup 500m50  
    1999/2000 World Cup 1500m52  
    2000/2001 World Cup Overall54  
    2007/2008 World Cup 500m56  
    1999/2000 World Cup 500m56  
    2000/2001 World Cup 500m58  
    2005/2006 World Cup 1000m59  
    2009/2010 World Cup 500m60  
    2000/2001 World Cup 1000m62  
    2004/2005 World Cup 500m65  
    2009/2010 World Cup 1000m66  
    2012/2013 World Cup 500m72  
    2013/2014 World Cup 1000m74  
    2013/2014 World Cup 500m79  
    2009/2010 World Cup 1500m78  
    2006/2007 World Cup 1500m88  
    2004/2005 World Cup Overall89  
    2008/2009 World Cup 1000m90  
    2013/2014 World Cup 1500m95  
    2007/2008 World Cup 1500m95  
    2011/2012 World Cup 1500m96  
    2011/2012 World Cup 500m97  
    2010/2011 World Cup 1000m99  
    2006/2007 World Cup 1000m104  
    2012/2013 World Cup 1500m106