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Cheyenne Goh

Singapore

SportShort Track
FederationIDSTSGP20203199901
NOCSingapore
Born02 Mar 1999
GenderWomen
ResidenceCalgary, AB, CAN
OccupationStudent
LanguagesEnglish
Higher educationEngineering - University of Calgary: Canada
Personal Bests
EventRecordDateLocation 
Personal Bests
  Event RecordDateLocation 
    500m 46.868 13 Nov 2016 Salt Lake City, UT  
    1000m 1:36.674 12 Nov 2016 Salt Lake City, UT  
Social Media
Social Media
www.facebook.com/goh.cheyenne  
Sport Specific Information
Sport Specific Information
Name of coachAlan McIlveen [club]; Chun Lee-Kyung [national], KOR  
When and where did you begin this sport?She began skating at age four. She previously competed in ice hockey before switching to short track in 2012 in Edmonton, AB, Canada.  
Club / TeamOval Program: Calgary, AB, CAN  
Reason for choosing this sportShe became interested in the sport after watching it on television during the 2010 Olympic Winter Games in Vancouver.  
General Interest
General Interest
Most influential person in careerCoach Chun Lee-Kyung. (Athlete, 08 Nov 2017)  
Hero / IdolAustralian short track skater Steve Bradbury. (Athlete, 08 Nov 2017)  
Sporting philosophy / motto"Don't be afraid of new opportunities and experiences." (Athlete, 08 Nov 2017)  
Awards and honoursShe was flag bearer for Singapore at the opening ceremony of the 2018 Olympic Winter Games in Pyeongchang. (OIS, 09 Feb 2018)  
Memorable sporting achievementCompeting in the 1500m at the 2018 Olympic Winter Games in Pyeongchang. (Athlete, 03 Nov 2018)  
Other informationNATIONAL FIRSTS
She became the first athlete to represent Singapore in short track at the Olympic Winter Games by competing at the 2018 Games in Pyeongchang. A year earlier she had become the first female Singaporean to compete in short track at the world championships when she participated in the 2017 edition of the tournament in Rotterdam, Netherlands. (SportsDeskOnline, 06 Nov 2018)
 
Championships results
Year Competition Event Rank  
Championships results
    2017/2018 World Championships 1000m27  
    2018 Olympic Games 1500m28  
    2017/2018 World Championships 1500m29  
    2017/2018 World Championships Overall33  
    2017/2018 World Championships 500m33  
    2016/2017 World Championships 500m41  
    2017/2018 World Junior Championships Overall41  
    2016/2017 World Championships 1500m43  
    2016/2017 World Championships 1000m45  
    2016/2017 World Junior Championships Overall46  
    2016/2017 World Championships Overall46  
World Cups
Year Competition Event Rank  
World Cups
    2016/2017 Calgary, AB 500m18  
    2017/2018 Shanghai 1500m20  
    2018/2019 Salt Lake City, UT 1000m23  
    2018/2019 Calgary, AB 1500m30  
    2018/2019 Salt Lake City, UT 500m32  
    2018/2019 Calgary, AB 500m34  
    2016/2017 Calgary, AB 1000m36  
    2017/2018 World Cup 1500m37  
    2016/2017 Salt Lake City, UT 500m37  
    2016/2017 Salt Lake City, UT 1000m38  
    2017/2018 Shanghai 500m51  
    2016/2017 World Cup 500m54  
    2017/2018 Shanghai 1000m54  
    2017/2018 World Cup 500m68  
    2017/2018 World Cup 1000m72  
    2016/2017 World Cup 1000m104