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Vladimir Grigorev

Russia

SportShort Track
FederationIDSTRUS10808198201
NOCRussia
Born08 Aug 1982 in Shostka 
GenderMen
Marital statusMarried
FamilyWife Svetlana, son Yegor, daughter Alisa
ResidenceKlin, RUS
OccupationAthlete
LanguagesRussian, Ukrainian
Higher educationCoaching - National University of Physical Education and Sport: Kiev, UKR
Personal Bests
EventRecordDateLocation 
Personal Bests
  Event RecordDateLocation 
    500m 40.344 19 Oct 2012 Calgary  
    1000m 1:23.795 10 Nov 2013 Turin  
    1500m 2:17.058 05 Feb 2017 Dresden  
    3000m 4:53.771 29 Jan 2012 Mladá Boleslav  
Main Achievements
 
Main Achievements
Olympic Games
Event  
Olympic Games
    1000m   1    
    5000m Relay 1      
World Championships
Event  
World Championships
    5000m Relay   1    
European Championships
Event  
European Championships
    5000m Relay 3 2 2  
    Overall     1  
Social Media
Social Media
www.facebook.com/vladimir.grigorev.106  
Sport Specific Information
Sport Specific Information
When and where did you begin this sport?He took up the sport in 1988 in Shostka, Ukraine.  
Club / TeamDynamo: Russia  
Name of coachAndrey Maksimov [national], RUS  
Reason for choosing this sport"I liked skating very much."  
General Interest
General Interest
Sporting philosophy / motto"Perfection." (Athlete, 08 Nov 2017)  
Other informationCOMPETING FOR RUSSIAN FEDERATION
He represented Ukraine at the Olympic Winter Games in 2002 and 2006. He moved to Russian Federation in 2006 because he believed there were more sporting opportunities for him there, and competed for his new country for the first time at the 2010/11 World Cup event in Montreal, QC, Canada. (Athlete, 19 Nov 2015; reuters.com, 15 Feb 2014; russkating.ru, 15 Nov 2011; shostka.info, 15 Nov 2011)
 
AmbitionsTo win a gold medal at the 2018 Olympic Winter Games in Pyeongchang. (Athlete, 19 Oct 2017)  
HobbiesPlaying computer games, philosophy, spending time with his family, yoga. (Athlete, 19 Oct 2017)  
Memorable sporting achievementWinning a gold medal in the 5000m relay and a silver medal in the 1000m at the 2014 Olympic Winter Games in Sochi. (Athlete, 08 Nov 2017)  
Famous relativesHe has been coached by his father Victor. (minsport.gov.ru, 31 May 2017; russkating.ru, 26 Nov 2014)  
Awards and honoursHe has received the title of Honoured Master of Sport in Russian Federation. (minsport.gov.ru, 31 May 2016)

He received the Order of Friendship in Russian Federation, in recognition of his performance at the 2014 Olympic Winter Games in Sochi. (kremlin.ru, 24 Feb 2014)
 
Championships results
Year Competition Event Rank  
Championships results
    2013/2014 European Championships 5000m Relay1  
    2014/2015 European Championships 5000m Relay1  
    2014 Olympic Games 5000m Relay1  
    2012/2013 European Championships 5000m Relay1  
    2014 Olympic Games 1000m2  
    2011/2012 European Championships 5000m Relay2  
    2010/2011 European Championships 5000m Relay2  
    2012/2013 World Championships 5000m Relay2  
    2012/2013 European Championships Overall3  
    2004/2005 European Championships 5000m Relay3  
    2011/2012 European Championships Overall4  
    2013/2014 World Championships 5000m Relay4  
    2015/2016 European Championships 5000m Relay4  
    2013/2014 European Championships Overall4  
    2016/2017 World Championships 5000m Relay4  
    2014/2015 World Championships 5000m Relay5  
    2015/2016 World Championships 5000m Relay5  
    2011/2012 World Championships 5000m Relay5  
    2003/2004 European Championships 5000m Relay6  
    2011/2012 World Championships 1500m7  
    2013/2014 World Championships 500m7  
    2011/2012 World Championships Overall8  
    2012/2013 World Championships 1000m8  
    2005/2006 European Championships 5000m Relay8  
    2002/2003 European Championships Overall9  
    2002/2003 European Championships 5000m Relay9  
    2005/2006 European Championships Overall10  
    2012/2013 World Championships 1500m13  
    2013/2014 World Championships 1500m13  
    2013/2014 World Championships Overall14  
    2004/2005 World Championships Overall14  
    2004/2005 World Championships 500m14  
    2004/2005 World Championships 1500m14  
    2012/2013 World Championships Overall14  
    2001/2002 World Championships 1500m15  
    2006 Olympic Games 1000m15  
    2004/2005 World Championships 1000m16  
    2011/2012 World Championships 500m16  
    2014 Olympic Games 500m16  
    2001/2002 World Championships 1000m17  
    2001/2002 World Championships Overall17  
    2011/2012 World Championships 1000m17  
    2006 Olympic Games 500m17  
    2012/2013 World Championships 500m17  
    2015/2016 World Championships 500m18  
    2013/2014 World Championships 1000m18  
    2005/2006 World Championships 500m19  
    2015/2016 World Championships Overall19  
    2005/2006 World Championships 1500m21  
    2003/2004 World Championships 1000m21  
    2004/2005 European Championships Overall22  
    2001/2002 World Championships 500m23  
    2015/2016 World Championships 1500m23  
    2003/2004 World Championships Overall24  
    2001/2002 European Championships Overall25  
    2015/2016 World Championships 1000m25  
    2002 Olympic Games 1500m26  
    2005/2006 World Championships Overall27  
    2003/2004 World Championships 1500m28  
    2000/2001 World Championships 1500m28  
    2002 Olympic Games 500m30  
    2002/2003 World Championships 1500m30  
    2003/2004 World Championships 500m31  
    2003/2004 European Championships Overall31  
    2002/2003 World Championships Overall33  
    2002/2003 World Championships 1000m34  
    2000/2001 World Junior Championships Overall36  
    2000/2001 World Championships 1000m41  
    1999/2000 World Junior Championships Overall44  
    2005/2006 World Championships 1000m45  
    2000/2001 World Championships 500m47  
    2000/2001 World Championships Overall49  
World Cups
Year Competition Event Rank  
World Cups
    2014/2015 World Cup Salt Lake City, UT 5000m Relay1  
    2015/2016 Dresden 5000m Relay1  
    2012/2013 World Cup Calgary, AB 1000m1  
    2015/2016 World Cup Dordrecht 5000m Relay1  
    2016/2017 Dresden 5000m Relay1  
    2012/2013 World Cup Sochi 5000m Relay1  
    2016/2017 Minsk 5000m Relay2  
    2012/2013 World Cup Shanghai 500m2  
    2013/2014 World Cup Kolomna 500m2  
    2013/2014 World Cup Shanghai 500m2  
    2014/2015 Dresden 1000m2  
    2013/2014 World Cup Turin 5000m Relay2  
    2013/2014 World Cup Kolomna 5000m Relay2  
    2014/2015 World Cup Montreal, QC 500m2  
    2011/2012 World Cup Saguenay, QC 5000m Relay2  
    2011/2012 World Cup Nagoya 5000m Relay2  
    2012/2013 World Cup Calgary, AB 5000m Relay2  
    2013/2014 World Cup 500m3  
    2011/2012 World Cup Saguenay, QC 500m3  
    2012/2013 World Cup Sochi 500m3  
    2012/2013 World Cup Sochi 500m3  
    2013/2014 World Cup Turin 1000m3  
    2012/2013 Dresden 5000m Relay3  
    2012/2013 World Cup 500m4  
    2014/2015 Erzurum 5000m Relay4  
    2017/2018 Shanghai 5000m Relay5  
    2014/2015 Dresden 5000m Relay5  
    2014/2015 Erzurum 500m6  
    2015/2016 Dresden 500m7  
    2012/2013 World Cup 1000m8  
    2005/2006 World Cup 500m8  
    2011/2012 World Cup 500m9  
    2014/2015 World Cup 500m9  
    2013/2014 World Cup 1000m10  
    2011/2012 World Cup 1000m11  
    2004/2005 World Cup Overall11  
    2004/2005 World Cup 1500m13  
    2014/2015 Dresden 500m13  
    2014/2015 World Cup 1000m14  
    2015/2016 World Cup 500m14  
    2002/2003 World Cup 1500m14  
    2016/2017 Minsk 1000m14  
    2005/2006 World Cup Overall15  
    2002/2003 World Cup Overall16  
    2012/2013 Dresden 500m16  
    2014/2015 Erzurum 1000m17  
    2015/2016 Dresden 1000m17  
    2012/2013 Dresden 1000m18  
    2002/2003 World Cup 500m20  
    2015/2016 World Cup 1000m22  
    2004/2005 World Cup 1000m23  
    2001/2002 World Cup Overall23  
    2001/2002 World Cup 500m23  
    2016/2017 Minsk 1500m23  
    2004/2005 World Cup 500m26  
    2016/2017 Dresden 1000m26  
    2010/2011 World Cup 1000m30  
    2005/2006 World Cup 1000m30  
    2001/2002 World Cup 1000m34  
    2002/2003 World Cup 1000m34  
    2016/2017 Dresden 1500m36  
    2010/2011 World Cup 500m37  
    2001/2002 World Cup 1500m37  
    2010/2011 Dresden 500m38  
    2003/2004 World Cup Overall41  
    2005/2006 World Cup 1500m42  
    2003/2004 World Cup 1000m47  
    2003/2004 World Cup 1500m47  
    2003/2004 World Cup 500m47  
    2016/2017 World Cup 1000m59  
    2016/2017 World Cup 1500m76