Print the Biography/Short

Zornica Pencheva

Bulgaria

SportShort Track
FederationIDSTBUL22501199501
NOCBulgaria
Born25 Jan 1995 in Sofia 
GenderWomen
ResidenceSofia, BUL
OccupationAthlete, Student
LanguagesBulgarian, English
Higher educationNational Sports Academy "Vasil Levski": Sofia, BUL
Personal Bests
EventRecordDateLocation 
Personal Bests
  Event RecordDateLocation 
    500m 45.185 09 Feb 2019 Turin  
    1000m 1:35.341 15 Nov 2013 Kolomna  
    1500m 2:31.923 08 Feb 2013 Dresden  
    3000m 5:39.420 09 Nov 2014 Bormio  
Social Media
Social Media
www.facebook.com/zornica.pencheva.9  
Sport Specific Information
Sport Specific Information
Club / TeamSlavia: Sofia, BUL  
Name of coachAssen Pandov, BUL, from 2011  
When and where did you begin this sport?She took up the sport in 2004 in Sofia, Bulgaria.  
General Interest
General Interest
HobbiesFootball. (shorttracklive.info, 2013)  
Memorable sporting achievementCompeting in the semi-final of the 3000m relay at the 2013 European Championships in Malmo, Sweden, and finishing seventh in the 3000m relay at the 2012 European Championships in Mlada Boleslav, Czech Republic. (Athlete, 10 Dec 2015, 22 Nov 2013)  
Most influential person in careerHer mother. (Athlete, 10 Dec 2015)  
InjuriesShe was injured for 15 weeks after breaking her leg in 2014. (Athlete, 10 Dec 2015)  
Hero / IdolBulgarian football player Georgi Asparuhov. (Athlete, 10 Dec 2015)  
Championships results
Year Competition Event Rank  
Championships results
    2015/2016 European Championships 3000m Relay7  
    2011/2012 European Championships 3000m Relay7  
    2012/2013 European Championships 3000m Relay7  
    2018/2019 World Championships 3000m Relay7  
    2013/2014 European Championships 3000m Relay8  
    2019/2020 European Championships 3000m Relay8  
    2016/2017 European Championships 3000m Relay9  
    2012/2013 World Junior Championships 3000m Relay15  
    2019/2020 European Championships 1000m23  
    2018/2019 European Championships 1500m25  
    2019/2020 European Championships 1500m26  
    2019/2020 European Championships Overall27  
    2018/2019 European Championships Overall28  
    2017/2018 European Championships 1000m28  
    2019/2020 European Championships 500m28  
    2017/2018 European Championships 1500m29  
    2018/2019 World Championships 500m30  
    2017/2018 European Championships 500m30  
    2018/2019 World Championships 1500m30  
    2015/2016 European Championships Overall30  
    2018/2019 European Championships 1000m31  
    2018/2019 European Championships 500m31  
    2017/2018 European Championships Overall32  
    2018/2019 World Championships 1000m33  
    2018/2019 World Championships Overall34  
    2010/2011 World Junior Championships Overall51  
    2012/2013 World Junior Championships Overall54  
World Cups
Year Competition Event Rank  
World Cups
    2016/2017 Minsk 3000m Relay12  
    2015/2016 Dresden 3000m Relay12  
    2018/2019 Dresden 3000m Relay12  
    2012/2013 Dresden 3000m Relay12  
    2016/2017 Salt Lake City, UT 3000m Relay13  
    2019/2020 Dresden 3000m Relay16  
    2018/2019 Dresden 1000m26  
    2017/2018 Shanghai 1500m29  
    2015/2016 Dresden 1500m29  
    2019/2020 Shanghai 1000m29  
    2012/2013 Dresden 1500m31  
    2019/2020 Shanghai 500m31  
    2015/2016 Dresden 500m32  
    2019/2020 Dresden 500m32  
    2016/2017 Salt Lake City, UT 1500m34  
    2018/2019 Dresden 500m35  
    2016/2017 Salt Lake City, UT 500m36  
    2019/2020 Dresden 1500m36  
    2012/2013 Dresden 500m38  
    2016/2017 Dresden 1500m39  
    2017/2018 Shanghai 1000m48  
    2019/2020 World Cup 500m50  
    2017/2018 World Cup 1500m52  
    2017/2018 Shanghai 500m54  
    2017/2018 World Cup 500m60  
    2013/2014 World Cup 500m63  
    2013/2014 World Cup 1500m64  
    2013/2014 World Cup 1000m67  
    2014/2015 World Cup 500m72  
    2012/2013 World Cup 1500m74  
    2012/2013 World Cup 500m75  
    2017/2018 World Cup 1000m76  
    2015/2016 World Cup 1500m78  
    2018/2019 World Cup 500m81  
    2015/2016 World Cup 500m82  
    2019/2020 World Cup 1500m84  
    2019/2020 World Cup 1000m84  
    2018/2019 World Cup 1000m85  
    2016/2017 World Cup 1500m92  
    2016/2017 World Cup 500m97  
    2015/2016 World Cup 1000m101  
    2016/2017 World Cup 1000m106