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Zhou Yang

China

SportShort Track
FederationIDSTCHN20906199101
NOCChina
Born09 Jun 1991 in Changchun 
GenderWomen
ResidenceBeijing, CHN
OccupationAthlete
LanguagesMandarin
Personal Bests
EventRecordDateLocation 
Personal Bests
  Event RecordDateLocation 
    500m 43.992 17 Feb 2010 Vancouver  
    1000m 1:29.049 30 Oct 2010 Vancouver  
    1500m 2:16.993 20 Feb 2010 Vancouver  
    3000m 4:58.955 08 Mar 2009 Vienna  
Main Achievements
 
Main Achievements
Olympic Games
Event  
Olympic Games
    1500m 2      
    3000m Relay 1      
World Championships
Event  
World Championships
    1000m   1 1  
    1500m   1 1  
    3000m Relay 2 2 1  
    Overall   1 1  
World Junior Championships
Event  
World Junior Championships
    2000m Relay 1      
    Overall     1  
World Team Championships
Event  
World Team Championships
    Team 2 1    
Social Media
Social Media
weibo.com/zhouyangmiemie  
 
Sport Specific Information
Sport Specific Information
When and where did you begin this sport?She began skating in 1999 in Changchun, People's Republic of China.  
Club / TeamJilin Province: Changchun, CHN  
Name of coachLi Yan [national], CHN  
General Interest
General Interest
NicknamesBaa Baa, Talent Girl (Weibo profile, 28 Aug 2015; lifeweek.com.cn, 27 Feb 2014)  
HobbiesListening to music, looking after her dogs, watching cartoons. (sports.sina.com.cn, 03 Jun 2016; QQ profile, 16 Jan 2015)  
Hero / IdolChinese short track skater Yang Yang [A]. (Athlete, 09 Nov 2017)  
Awards and honoursIn 2014 she was named an Excellent Athlete by the Jilin provincial government in the People's Republic of China. She was also presented with the May 4th Youth Medal in the same year. (chinajilin.com.cn, 15 Jul 2014)

In recognition of her performance at the 2010 Olympic Winter Games in Vancouver, she was presented with the Sports Medal of Honour and was named one of the Top Ten Outstanding Women in Changchun, People's Republic of China. (sohu.com, 07 Apr 2010)

In 2010 she received a Merit Citation Class Two from the Jilin provincial government in the People's Republic of China. (news.sohu.com, 10 Apr 2010)
 
InjuriesShe injured her foot in a mid-race collision at the 2011 World Cup event in Salt Lake City, UT, United States of America. (sportscn.com, 23 Oct 2011)  
Most influential person in careerCoach Li Yan. (Athlete, 09 Nov 2017)  
Sporting philosophy / motto"Seize the moment, and take every step with the heart." (Athlete, 09 Nov 2017)  
Memorable sporting achievementWinning gold in the 1500m and 3000m relay at the 2010 Olympic Winter Games in Vancouver. (Athlete, 09 Nov 2017)  
AmbitionsTo win gold in the 3000m relay at the 2018 Olympic Winter Games in Pyeongchang, and to compete at the 2022 Olympic Winter Games in Beijing. (sports.qq.com, 19 Nov 2017; sports.qq.com, 19 Jan 2016)  
Championships results
Year Competition Event Rank  
Championships results
    2010 Olympic Games 1500m1  
    2014 Olympic Games 1500m1  
    2005/2006 World Junior Championships 2000m Relay1  
    2007/2008 World Team Championships Team1  
    2008/2009 World Championships 3000m Relay1  
    2008/2009 World Team Championships Team1  
    2012/2013 World Championships 3000m Relay1  
    2010 Olympic Games 3000m Relay1  
    2007/2008 World Championships 1000m2  
    2008/2009 World Championships 1500m2  
    2007/2008 World Championships Overall2  
    2014/2015 World Championships 3000m Relay2  
    2006/2007 World Championships 3000m Relay2  
    2006/2007 World Team Championships Team2  
    2007/2008 World Championships 1500m3  
    2008/2009 World Championships Overall3  
    2006/2007 World Championships 1000m3  
    2005/2006 World Junior Championships Overall3  
    2007/2008 World Championships 3000m Relay3  
    2006/2007 World Championships 1500m4  
    2007/2008 World Championships 500m4  
    2008/2009 World Championships 500m4  
    2008/2009 World Championships 1000m4  
    2006/2007 World Championships Overall4  
    2009/2010 World Championships 3000m Relay4  
    2006/2007 World Championships 500m5  
    2010 Olympic Games 500m5  
    2012/2013 World Championships 1000m5  
    2014 Olympic Games 3000m Relay7  
    2012/2013 World Championships 1500m7  
    2009/2010 World Championships 1000m8  
    2010 Olympic Games 1000m8  
    2009/2010 World Championships 1500m13  
    2012/2013 World Championships Overall13  
    2009/2010 World Championships Overall14  
    2009/2010 World Championships 500m14  
    2012/2013 World Championships 500m21  
World Cups
Year Competition Event Rank  
World Cups
    2008/2009 World Cup 1500m1  
    2009/2010 World Cup 1500m1  
    2009/2010 World Cup Beijing 1500m1  
    2009/2010 World Cup Montreal, QC 1000m1  
    2007/2008 World Cup Salt Lake City, UT 1500m1  
    2008/2009 World Cup Salt Lake City, UT 1500m1  
    2009/2010 World Cup Marquette, MI 1500m1  
    2007/2008 World Cup Quebec City 1000m1  
    2010/2011 World Cup Quebec, QC 1500m1  
    2010/2011 World Cup Quebec, QC 1000m1  
    2008/2009 World Cup Vancouver 1500m1  
    2013/2014 World Cup Kolomna 3000m Relay1  
    2014/2015 Erzurum 3000m Relay1  
    2010/2011 World Cup Quebec, QC 3000m Relay1  
    2007/2008 World Cup Kobe 3000m Relay1  
    2007/2008 World Cup Turin 3000m Relay1  
    2006/2007 World Cup Budapest 3000m Relay1  
    2006/2007 World Cup Saguenay, QC 3000m Relay1  
    2009/2010 World Cup Montreal, QC 3000m Relay1  
    2010/2011 World Cup Montreal, QC 3000m Relay1  
    2008/2009 World Cup Beijing 3000m Relay1  
    2007/2008 World Cup Quebec City 3000m Relay1  
    2008/2009 World Cup Vancouver 3000m Relay1  
    2008/2009 World Cup Nagano 3000m Relay1  
    2010/2011 World Cup Shanghai 3000m Relay1  
    2007/2008 World Cup Heerenveen 3000m Relay1  
    2008/2009 World Cup Salt Lake City, UT 3000m Relay1  
    2009/2010 World Cup Seoul 3000m Relay1  
    2009/2010 World Cup Marquette, MI 3000m Relay1  
    2017/2018 World Cup Dordrecht 3000m Relay1  
    2012/2013 World Cup Sochi 3000m Relay1  
    2010/2011 World Cup 1500m2  
    2008/2009 World Cup Beijing 1000m2  
    2010/2011 World Cup Montreal, QC 1500m2  
    2008/2009 World Cup Beijing 1500m2  
    2008/2009 World Cup Salt Lake City, UT 1500m2  
    2008/2009 World Cup Vancouver 1000m2  
    2010/2011 World Cup Shanghai 1000m2  
    2015/2016 World Cup Toronto, ON 3000m Relay2  
    2013/2014 World Cup Turin 3000m Relay2  
    2017/2018 Shanghai 3000m Relay2  
    2006/2007 World Cup Montreal, QC 3000m Relay2  
    2010/2011 World Cup Changchun 3000m Relay2  
    2007/2008 World Cup Salt Lake City, UT 3000m Relay2  
    2013/2014 World Cup Seoul 3000m Relay2  
    2013/2014 World Cup Shanghai 3000m Relay2  
    2009/2010 World Cup 1000m3  
    2007/2008 World Cup 1500m3  
    2013/2014 World Cup 1500m3  
    2010/2011 World Cup 1000m3  
    2009/2010 World Cup Seoul 1500m3  
    2010/2011 World Cup Montreal, QC 1500m3  
    2007/2008 World Cup Heerenveen 1000m3  
    2007/2008 World Cup Heerenveen 1500m3  
    2010/2011 World Cup Changchun 1000m3  
    2010/2011 World Cup Shanghai 1500m3  
    2006/2007 World Cup Budapest 1000m3  
    2007/2008 World Cup Turin 1500m3  
    2007/2008 World Cup Harbin 1500m3  
    2008/2009 World Cup Sofia 1500m3  
    2013/2014 World Cup Turin 1500m3  
    2013/2014 World Cup Kolomna 1500m3  
    2012/2013 Dresden 3000m Relay3  
    2007/2008 World Cup 1000m4  
    2008/2009 World Cup 1000m5  
    2014/2015 Dresden 1500m5  
    2012/2013 Dresden 1500m6  
    2014/2015 Dresden 3000m Relay7  
    2014/2015 Erzurum 1000m8  
    2012/2013 Dresden 1500m8  
    2017/2018 Shanghai 1500m11  
    2013/2014 World Cup 1000m12  
    2014/2015 Dresden 1500m14  
    2014/2015 Erzurum 1500m16  
    2012/2013 World Cup 1500m21  
    2006/2007 World Cup 1000m22  
    2017/2018 World Cup 1500m22  
    2014/2015 World Cup 1500m24  
    2015/2016 World Cup 1500m26  
    2006/2007 World Cup 1500m26  
    2014/2015 World Cup 1000m34  
    2015/2016 World Cup 1000m51  
    2012/2013 World Cup 500m61  
    2011/2012 World Cup 1500m68