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Zang Yize

China

SportShort Track
FederationIDSTCHN20809199901
NOCChina
Born08 Sep 1999 in Harbin 
GenderWomen
ResidenceBeijing, CHN
OccupationAthlete, Student
LanguagesMandarin
Main Achievements
 
Main Achievements
World Championships
Event  
World Championships
    3000m Relay 1      
World Junior Championships
Event  
World Junior Championships
    3000m Relay 1      
Social Media
Social Media
weibo.com/u/5097883982  
Sport Specific Information
Sport Specific Information
Club / TeamHeilongjiang Province Ice Training Centre : China  
Name of coachLi Yan [national], CHN  
When and where did you begin this sport?She took up the sport in 2009 in Harbin, People's Republic of China.  
Reason for choosing this sportShe got involved in short track as a hobby.  
General Interest
General Interest
AmbitionsTo compete at the 2022 Olympic Winter Games in Beijing. (sohu.com, 13 Nov 2017)  
Awards and honoursIn 2017 she was named an Elite Athlete of International Class by the General Administration of Sport of China. (wemedia.ifeng.com, 30 Jun 2017)  
InjuriesShe fractured her sternum after crashing at the 2017 World Cup event in Shanghai, People's Republic of China. She was out of action for six months. (Athlete, 07 Nov 2018; sports.qq.com, 05 Dec 2017; sohu.com, 12 Nov 2017)

In 2014 she missed a month of competition because of swelling in her knees. (Athlete, 10 Dec 2015)
 
Most influential person in careerHer father. (Athlete, 07 Nov 2018)  
Hero / IdolRussian short track skater Victor An. (Athlete, 07 Nov 2018)  
Sporting philosophy / motto"The harder you work, the luckier you get." (Athlete, 07 Nov 2018)  
Memorable sporting achievementWinning gold in the 500m at the 2016 Winter Youth Olympic Games in Lillehammer, Norway. (Athlete, 07 Nov 2018)  
Championships results
Year Competition Event Rank  
Championships results
    2015/2016 World Junior Championships 3000m Relay1  
    2016/2017 World Championships 3000m Relay1  
    2014/2015 World Junior Championships Overall4  
    2015/2016 World Junior Championships Overall5  
    2016/2017 World Championships 1000m9  
    2016/2017 World Championships 500m10  
    2016/2017 World Championships Overall14  
    2016/2017 World Championships 1500m21  
World Cups
Year Competition Event Rank  
World Cups
    2018/2019 Calgary, AB 2000m Relay1  
    2017/2018 World Cup Dordrecht 3000m Relay1  
    2015/2016 World Cup Toronto, ON 3000m Relay2  
    2015/2016 World Cup Nagoya 3000m Relay2  
    2017/2018 Shanghai 3000m Relay2  
    2016/2017 Shanghai 3000m Relay4  
    2018/2019 Salt Lake City, UT 2000m Relay4  
    2016/2017 Salt Lake City, UT 3000m Relay4  
    2016/2017 Gangneung 3000m Relay4  
    2016/2017 Salt Lake City, UT 1000m4  
    2016/2017 Gangneung 1000m5  
    2016/2017 Shanghai 1000m6  
    2018/2019 Calgary, AB 500m6  
    2016/2017 Shanghai 1500m6  
    2018/2019 Calgary, AB 1000m6  
    2018/2019 Salt Lake City, UT 3000m Relay7  
    2016/2017 Salt Lake City, UT 1500m7  
    2015/2016 World Cup 1000m8  
    2018/2019 Calgary, AB 3000m Relay8  
    2016/2017 Calgary, AB 1500m10  
    2018/2019 Salt Lake City, UT 1000m10  
    2016/2017 World Cup 1000m11  
    2016/2017 Gangneung 1000m16  
    2016/2017 Calgary, AB 500m17  
    2017/2018 Shanghai 500m19  
    2016/2017 World Cup 1500m21  
    2015/2016 World Cup 500m24  
    2015/2016 World Cup 1500m24  
    2018/2019 Salt Lake City, UT 500m26  
    2017/2018 World Cup 500m31  
    2017/2018 Shanghai 1000m34  
    2017/2018 World Cup 1000m48  
    2016/2017 World Cup 500m52