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Yu Jiyang

China

SportShort Track
FederationIDSTCHN10507199101
NOCChina
Born05 Jul 1991 in Changchun 
GenderMen
ResidenceBeijing, CHN
LanguagesMandarin
Social Media
Social Media
weibo.com/u/1923770847  
Sport Specific Information
Sport Specific Information
Reason for choosing this sportHe became interested in the sport after watching his cousin skating.  
When and where did you begin this sport?He took up the sport at a young age.  
General Interest
General Interest
InjuriesHe injured his left ankle while training ahead of the 2008 National Winter Games. He was unable to skate for 15 days. (jljgdj.org, 26 Jul 2012)  
HobbiesTennis, swimming, surfing the internet, listening to music, fashion. (Weibo profile, 14 Mar 2018)  
Awards and honoursIn 2009 and 2016 he was named an Elite Athlete of National Class by the General Administration of Sport of China. (sport.gov.cn, 26 Jan 2016)  
World Cups
Year Competition Event Rank  
World Cups
    2012/2013 World Cup Sochi 500m2  
    2012/2013 World Cup Montreal, QC 5000m Relay2  
    2012/2013 Dresden 500m9  
    2012/2013 World Cup 500m10  
    2012/2013 Dresden 1000m16  
    2013/2014 World Cup 500m22  
    2014/2015 World Cup 500m28  
    2014/2015 Erzurum 500m35  
    2014/2015 Erzurum 1000m35  
    2014/2015 World Cup 1000m43  
    2014/2015 Dresden 500m52  
    2012/2013 World Cup 1000m57