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Evgeniya Zakharova


SportShort Track
Born04 Oct 1994 in Novouralsk 
ResidenceNovogorsk, RUS
OccupationAthlete, Student
Higher educationEcology, Management - Ural Federal University: Yekaterinburg, RUS
Personal Bests
Personal Bests
  Event RecordDateLocation 
    500m 43.178 03 Feb 2019 Dresden  
    1000m 1:30.238 08 Dec 2018 Almaty  
    1500m 2:24.644 29 Sep 2018 Kolomna  
    3000m 5:08.214 24 Dec 2017 Kolomna  
Main Achievements
Main Achievements
World Championships
World Championships
    3000m Relay     1  
World Junior Championships
World Junior Championships
    3000m Relay     2  
European Championships
European Championships
    3000m Relay 1 2    
Social Media
Social Media  
Sport Specific Information
Sport Specific Information
Club / TeamNovouralsk Youth Sports School No. 3 [RUS] / Central Army Sports Club [RUS]:  
Reason for choosing this sportHer younger sister decided she wanted to try short track. Zakharova went along to keep her company and enjoyed it. "Now it is my job, my hobby, my life."  
Name of coachAndrey Maksimov [national], RUS; Aleksey Yelnyakov [personal], RUS, from 2005  
When and where did you begin this sport?She took up the sport in 2005 in Novouralsk, Russian Federation.  
General Interest
General Interest
Most influential person in careerHer parents. (Athlete, 08 Nov 2017)  
HobbiesReading, cooking. (Athlete, 15 Oct 2017)  
Awards and honoursShe has received the title of Master of Sport of International Class in Russian Federation. (Athlete, 15 Oct 2017)  
NicknamesZhenya (, 08 Mar 2013)  
Sporting philosophy / motto"You will only achieve what you believe in." (Athlete, 08 Nov 2017)  
Memorable sporting achievementWinning a gold medal in the 3000m relay at the 2015 European Championships in Dordrecht, Netherlands, a silver medal in the 1500m at the 2013 World Junior Championships in Warsaw, Poland, and a bronze medal in the 3000m relay at the 2016 World Championships in Seoul, Republic of Korea. (Athlete, 08 Nov 2017)  
AmbitionsTo compete at the 2018 Olympic Winter Games in Pyeongchang. (Athlete, 15 Oct 2017)  
Hero / IdolRussian short track skaters Semion Elistratov and Victor An. (Athlete, 12 Feb 2016)  
Championships results
Year Competition Event Rank  
Championships results
    2014/2015 European Championships 3000m Relay1  
    2015/2016 European Championships 3000m Relay2  
    2018/2019 European Championships 3000m Relay2  
    2015/2016 World Championships 3000m Relay3  
    2011/2012 World Junior Championships 3000m Relay3  
    2012/2013 World Junior Championships 3000m Relay3  
    2013/2014 World Junior Championships 3000m Relay4  
    2011/2012 European Championships 3000m Relay5  
    2016/2017 World Championships 3000m Relay6  
    2012/2013 World Junior Championships Overall6  
    2009/2010 World Junior Championships 3000m Relay8  
    2010/2011 World Junior Championships 3000m Relay8  
    2016/2017 European Championships 3000m Relay8  
    2011/2012 World Junior Championships Overall9  
    2014/2015 World Championships 1000m9  
    2015/2016 European Championships Overall9  
    2014/2015 European Championships Overall9  
    2013/2014 World Junior Championships Overall11  
    2015/2016 World Championships 500m11  
    2015/2016 World Championships Overall15  
    2014/2015 World Championships Overall17  
    2015/2016 World Championships 1000m17  
    2014/2015 World Championships 1500m17  
    2010/2011 World Junior Championships Overall20  
    2015/2016 World Championships 1500m20  
    2014/2015 World Championships 500m22  
    2009/2010 World Junior Championships Overall27  
World Cups
Year Competition Event Rank  
World Cups
    2016/2017 Minsk 3000m Relay1  
    2018/2019 Dresden 2000m Relay1  
    2018/2019 World Cup Turin 2000m Relay1  
    2015/2016 World Cup Dordrecht 3000m Relay2  
    2014/2015 World Cup Montreal, QC 3000m Relay3  
    2015/2016 World Cup Toronto, ON 3000m Relay3  
    2015/2016 Dresden 3000m Relay4  
    2016/2017 Shanghai 500m4  
    2014/2015 Erzurum 3000m Relay5  
    2015/2016 Dresden 500m5  
    2016/2017 Dresden 3000m Relay6  
    2018/2019 Almaty 2000m Relay6  
    2015/2016 Dresden 1500m6  
    2014/2015 Dresden 3000m Relay9  
    2016/2017 Calgary, AB 3000m Relay9  
    2016/2017 Shanghai 3000m Relay9  
    2016/2017 Gangneung 3000m Relay9  
    2016/2017 Calgary, AB 500m10  
    2018/2019 Almaty 1000m10  
    2014/2015 Dresden 1500m10  
    2016/2017 Gangneung 500m11  
    2016/2017 Salt Lake City, UT 3000m Relay12  
    2015/2016 World Cup 500m14  
    2016/2017 World Cup 500m14  
    2016/2017 Dresden 500m14  
    2014/2015 Erzurum 1000m14  
    2014/2015 Dresden 1000m14  
    2018/2019 Almaty 1500m15  
    2018/2019 Dresden 500m15  
    2014/2015 World Cup 1500m16  
    2016/2017 Dresden 1500m17  
    2016/2017 Calgary, AB 1500m17  
    2016/2017 Gangneung 1500m18  
    2016/2017 Salt Lake City, UT 1000m18  
    2015/2016 World Cup 1500m19  
    2016/2017 Salt Lake City, UT 500m19  
    2014/2015 Erzurum 500m23  
    2016/2017 Shanghai 1500m23  
    2018/2019 World Cup 500m24  
    2017/2018 Shanghai 1500m26  
    2018/2019 Dresden 1000m27  
    2014/2015 World Cup 1000m29  
    2014/2015 World Cup 500m32  
    2015/2016 World Cup 1000m36  
    2018/2019 World Cup 1000m36  
    2017/2018 World Cup 1500m40  
    2011/2012 World Cup 1500m40  
    2011/2012 World Cup 500m41  
    2018/2019 World Cup 1500m45  
    2016/2017 World Cup 1500m46  
    2013/2014 World Cup 500m50  
    2012/2013 World Cup 500m51  
    2017/2018 World Cup 1000m60  
    2011/2012 World Cup 1000m62  
    2016/2017 World Cup 1000m67  
    2012/2013 World Cup 1000m77  
    2012/2013 World Cup 1500m87