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Guo Yihan

China

SportShort Track
FederationIDSTCHN20903199501
NOCChina
Born09 Mar 1995 in Changchun 
GenderWomen
ResidenceChangchun, CHN
OccupationAthlete
LanguagesMandarin
Personal Bests
EventRecordDateLocation 
Personal Bests
  Event RecordDateLocation 
    500m 43.839 05 Mar 2016 Shanghai  
    1000m 1:30.422 21 Nov 2014 Salt Lake City, UT  
    1500m 2:22.567 16 Nov 2017 Seoul  
Main Achievements
 
Main Achievements
World Championships
Event  
World Championships
    3000m Relay 1      
World Junior Championships
Event  
World Junior Championships
    3000m Relay   1 1  
Social Media
Social Media
weibo.com/u/1834377020  
www.facebook.com/profile.php?id=100006179595435  
Sport Specific Information
Sport Specific Information
Club / TeamChangchun Winter Sports Administrative Centre: China  
Name of coachLi Yan [national], CHN  
Reason for choosing this sportShe was curious about the sport.  
When and where did you begin this sport?She took up the sport in 2004 in Changchun, People's Republic of China.  
General Interest
General Interest
InjuriesShe has sustained an injury to her waist area during her career, which took her six months to recover from. (Athlete, 09 Nov 2017)  
Awards and honoursIn 2017 she was named an Elite Athlete of International Class by the General Administration of Sport of China. (cbachina.sports.sohu.com, 01 Jul 2017)  
NicknamesXiao Pingguo [Little Apple]. (sports.qq.com, 30 Jan 2018; Facebook profile, 19 Mar 2018)  
Most influential person in careerHer coach. (Athlete, 09 Nov 2017)  
Memorable sporting achievementWinning gold in the 3000m relay at the 2017 World Championships in Rotterdam, Netherlands. (Athlete, 09 Nov 2017)  
HobbiesCooking. (sports.sina.com.cn, 14 Apr 2016)  
Hero / IdolUS short track skater Apolo Anton Ohno. (Athlete, 09 Nov 2017)  
Championships results
Year Competition Event Rank  
Championships results
    2016/2017 World Championships 3000m Relay1  
    2011/2012 World Junior Championships 3000m Relay2  
    2013/2014 World Junior Championships 3000m Relay3  
    2015/2016 World Championships 1500m4  
    2011/2012 World Junior Championships Overall6  
    2015/2016 World Championships Overall6  
    2016/2017 World Championships 1000m8  
    2016/2017 World Championships 1500m8  
    2016/2017 World Championships 500m9  
    2015/2016 World Championships 1000m9  
    2016/2017 World Championships Overall12  
    2013/2014 World Junior Championships Overall14  
    2015/2016 World Championships 500m14  
    2017/2018 World Championships 500m15  
    2017/2018 World Championships 1500m22  
    2017/2018 World Championships Overall27  
World Cups
Year Competition Event Rank  
World Cups
    2015/2016 World Cup Dordrecht 1500m2  
    2014/2015 World Cup Salt Lake City, UT 3000m Relay2  
    2017/2018 Shanghai 3000m Relay2  
    2016/2017 Gangneung 1000m2  
    2014/2015 World Cup Montreal, QC 1000m3  
    2016/2017 Shanghai 3000m Relay4  
    2016/2017 Gangneung 1500m4  
    2016/2017 Salt Lake City, UT 3000m Relay4  
    2016/2017 Gangneung 3000m Relay4  
    2015/2016 Dresden 3000m Relay5  
    2016/2017 Shanghai 1000m5  
    2014/2015 Erzurum 1500m5  
    2016/2017 Salt Lake City, UT 1500m5  
    2016/2017 Shanghai 1500m5  
    2016/2017 Calgary, AB 1000m5  
    2016/2017 World Cup 1000m7  
    2015/2016 Dresden 1000m7  
    2015/2016 Dresden 1500m8  
    2016/2017 World Cup 1500m11  
    2014/2015 Dresden 1500m13  
    2014/2015 Dresden 1500m13  
    2015/2016 World Cup 1500m14  
    2014/2015 World Cup 1000m16  
    2016/2017 Salt Lake City, UT 1500m16  
    2014/2015 Erzurum 1000m17  
    2015/2016 World Cup 1000m19  
    2016/2017 Calgary, AB 1500m20  
    2014/2015 World Cup 1500m21  
    2017/2018 World Cup 1500m21  
    2017/2018 Shanghai 1500m27