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Shannon Rempel
Born: 26/11/84 Winnipeg, MB
Club: Canadian Sprint Team
Current residence: Calgary, Alberta
Specialty: Sprint
Years on team: 5 years
Occupation: Student (General Studies)
Coaches : Xiuli Wang
Training Centre: Calgary, AB
Athlete's Web Site:  
Athlete sponsor(s):  
Best times:
500m - 37.80
1000m - 1:15.00
1500m - 1:57.24
3000m - 4:15.28
Highlights
  • Silver medallist in Team Pursuit at the 2006 Olympic Games
  • Placed 9th overall at the 2006 World Sprint Championships
  • Gold medallist on 500m and silver medallist on 1000m at 2006 Canadian Single Distance Championships
  • Ranked 1st in Canada on 500m and 4th on 1000m and 1500m for 2005-06
  • Had 14 top 10 finishes on the 2005 World Cup circuit
  • Ranked fifth overall in the 1000m on the2005 World Cup circuit
  • Won her first career World Cup medal (silver) in Harbin (Dec/04)
  • Bronze medallist at the 2004 World Junior Championships
  • 2003 World Junior Champion
  • Canadian junior record holder in the 500m, 1000m and 1500m
  • Won a silver in the 500m and a bronze in the 1000m at the 2001 World Junior Championships, finishing 4th overall
Quick Facts
  • Started speed skating at the age of 10
  • Interests include baking/cooking, hanging out with friends, reading, fashion

 


Results:
2006 World Cup #5 - Japan
  1000m - 1                   1000m - 3
  Olympic Games
500m - 16 1000m – 24 1500m – 28 Pursuit – 2  
World Sprint Champ.    
Overall – 9 500m - 17 1000m - 9 500m - 15 1000m – 7
Canadian Single Distances Champ.    
500m - 1
1000m – 4 1500m - 2    
World Cup Standings    
500m – 14
1000m – 13 Pursuit – 2    
World Cup Trials    
500m – 1 1500m – 6      
Canadian ranking    
500m – 1 1000m – 4 1500m – 4    
2005 World Single Distances Champ.    
500m – 13 1000m - 12      
World Sprint Champ.    
Overall – 12 500m - 12 1000m - 15 500m - 6 1000m – 11
World Cup Standings    
100m – 26
500m – 9 1000m – 5 1500m - 27  
Canadian ranking    
500m – 3 1000m – 3      
2004 World Junior Speed Skating Championships:    
Overall - 3 500m - 1 1000m - 1 1500m - 3 3000m - 7
Pursuit - 3        
World Single Distances Championships:
500m - 14 1000m - 12      
World Sprint Championships :
Overall - 15 500m - 19 1000m - 18 500m - 16 1000m - 13
World Cup Standings:
500m - 28 1000m - 21      
Canadian Sprint Championships:
Overall - 1        
Canadian Sprint Rankings:
500m - 3 1000m - 3      
2003 World Junior Speed Skating Championships:
Overall - 1 500m - 2 1000m - 1 1500m - 4 3000m - 7
World Single Distances Championships:
500m - 14 1000m - 11      
World Sprint Championships:
Overall - 14 500m - 16 1000m - 14 500m - 17 1000m - 8
World Cup Standings:
500m - 29 1000m - 21      
Canadian Sprint Championships:
Overall - 2        
2002 World Junior Speed Skating Championships:
Overall - 16 500m - 7 1000m - 10 1500m - 21 3000m - 14
World Cup Standings:
500m - 51        
Canadian ranking:
Sprint - 14        
2001 World Junior Championships:
Overall - 4  500m - 2  1000m - 3  1500m - 11 3000m - 11
World Cup Standings:
1500m - 43  3000m - 36    
  Canadian All-Round Ranking: 8
2000 World Junior  Championship:
Overall - 9 500m - 6 1000m - 5  1500m - 13  3000m - 12
Junior Country Match:
500m - 6  1000m - 5  1500m - 11  
1999 North American Championship:    
500m - 4 1000m - 9  1500m - 9 3000m - 14
  Canadian Junior Sprint Championships :    
500m - 2  1000m - 7  1500m - 5  3000m - 7
1998 Canadian Junior Sprint Championships:
500m - 7 500m - 6  

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