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Lana Gehring

United States

SportShort Track
FederationIDSTUSA22108199001
NOCUnited States
Born21 Aug 1990 in Chicago, IL 
GenderWomen
ResidenceWest Jordan, UT, USA
OccupationAthlete
LanguagesEnglish
Personal Bests
EventRecordDateLocation 
Personal Bests
  Event RecordDateLocation 
    500m 44.078 19 Aug 2017 Salt Lake City, UT  
    1000m 1:28.857 08 Oct 2017 Dordrecht  
    1500m 2:21.622 10 Feb 2013 Dresden  
    3000m 5:06.292 11 Mar 2012 Shanghai  
Main Achievements
 
Main Achievements
Olympic Games
Event  
Olympic Games
    3000m Relay     1  
World Championships
Event  
World Championships
    500m     1  
    3000m Relay   1 1  
World Team Championships
Event  
World Team Championships
    Team     2  
Social Media
Social Media
www.facebook.com/lana.gehring.1  
twitter.com/LanaGehring1  
General Interest
General Interest
Most influential person in careerCoach Chun Jae-Su. (Athlete, 10 Feb 2013)  
Hero / IdolCoach Chun Jae-Su. (Athlete, 10 Feb 2013)  
InjuriesShe had an Achilles tendon injury that kept her from sprint training in 2011 and 2012. (chicagotribune.com, 08 Mar 2012)

She was diagnosed with glandular fever seven weeks before the 2010 Olympic trials. She was unable to train for two weeks and lost strength. She recovered in time to win a place on the 3000m relay team. (NBC, 22 Jan 2010)
 
Other informationTATTOO
She has a tattoo of a crown along with her initials on the right side of her head. (csnchicago.com, 19 Dec 2013)
 
AmbitionsTo win an individual medal at an Olympic Winter Games. (csnchicago.com, 19 Dec 2013)  
Championships results
Year Competition Event Rank  
Championships results
    2011/2012 World Championships 3000m Relay2  
    2011/2012 World Championships 500m3  
    2010/2011 World Team Championships Team3  
    2008/2009 World Team Championships Team3  
    2009/2010 World Championships 3000m Relay3  
    2010 Olympic Games 3000m Relay3  
    2008/2009 World Championships 3000m Relay4  
    2010/2011 World Championships 1000m5  
    2011/2012 World Championships 1000m5  
    2008/2009 World Junior Championships 3000m Relay5  
    2007/2008 World Championships 3000m Relay5  
    2011/2012 World Championships Overall8  
    2010/2011 World Championships 3000m Relay8  
    2005/2006 World Junior Championships 2000m Relay8  
    2008/2009 World Junior Championships Overall9  
    2011/2012 World Championships 1500m11  
    2010/2011 World Championships Overall12  
    2012/2013 World Championships 1500m15  
    2010/2011 World Championships 500m17  
    2012/2013 World Championships 1000m17  
    2010/2011 World Championships 1500m19  
    2012/2013 World Championships Overall19  
    2012/2013 World Championships 500m28  
    2005/2006 World Junior Championships Overall40  
World Cups
Year Competition Event Rank  
World Cups
    2011/2012 World Cup Dordrecht 1500m1  
    2011/2012 World Cup Dordrecht 1000m1  
    2010/2011 World Cup Montreal, QC 1500m1  
    2010/2011 World Cup Quebec, QC 1000m1  
    2010/2011 Dresden 3000m Relay1  
    2008/2009 Dresden 3000m Relay1  
    2011/2012 World Cup Salt Lake City, UT 1000m2  
    2011/2012 World Cup Dordrecht 3000m Relay2  
    2010/2011 World Cup Montreal, QC 3000m Relay2  
    2011/2012 World Cup Moscow 3000m Relay2  
    2011/2012 World Cup Shanghai 3000m Relay2  
    2009/2010 World Cup Montreal, QC 3000m Relay2  
    2009/2010 World Cup Beijing 3000m Relay2  
    2011/2012 World Cup 1500m3  
    2011/2012 World Cup Moscow 1500m3  
    2011/2012 World Cup Nagoya 1500m3  
    2007/2008 World Cup Turin 3000m Relay3  
    2010/2011 World Cup Quebec, QC 3000m Relay3  
    2008/2009 World Cup Sofia 3000m Relay3  
    2011/2012 World Cup 1000m4  
    2010/2011 World Cup 1000m4  
    2010/2011 Dresden 1000m4  
    2010/2011 Dresden 1500m4  
    2012/2013 Dresden 3000m Relay8  
    2010/2011 World Cup 1500m9  
    2012/2013 Dresden 1000m10  
    2008/2009 Dresden 500m11  
    2012/2013 Dresden 1500m11  
    2008/2009 Dresden 500m13  
    2008/2009 World Cup 1000m16  
    2007/2008 World Cup 500m17  
    2012/2013 World Cup 1000m19  
    2012/2013 World Cup 1500m20  
    2010/2011 World Cup 500m21  
    2008/2009 World Cup 500m25  
    2013/2014 World Cup 1500m31  
    2009/2010 World Cup 500m31  
    2007/2008 World Cup 1000m32  
    2006/2007 World Cup 500m33  
    2013/2014 World Cup 1000m46  
    2006/2007 World Cup 1500m51