Patrick Roest

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Patrick Roest
Patrick Roest Eindhoven Trofee dec 2013 (11371637113).jpg
Personal information
Born (1995-12-07) 7 December 1995 (age 23)
Lekkerkerk, Netherlands
Sport
Country Netherlands
SportSpeed skating

Patrick Roest (Dutch pronunciation: [ˈpɛtrɪk rust]; born 7 December 1995) is a Dutch professional long track speed skater who specializes in the 1500 m. He is a member of the commercial team of LottoNL-Jumbo.

Career[edit]

In 2014 Roest became World Junior Champion in Bjugn, Norway, and he successfully defended his world title in 2015 in Warsaw, Poland.[1][2]

On 12 November he was part of the Dutch team that won the team pursuit event at the first World Cup of the 2016/17 season.[3][4]

Roest was awarded the KNSB Cup for his 1500 m performance at the KNSB Cup in October 2016.[5]

On 13 February 2018 Patrick won a silver medal at the 2018 Winter Olympics for the Men's 1500 metres, behind compatriot Kjeld Nuis, with a time of 1:44.86

Personal records[edit]

Personal records[6]
Men's speed skating
Event Result Date Location Notes
500 m 36:27 4 March 2017 Vikingskipet, Hamar
1000 m 1.10.22 5 February 2018 Gangneung Oval, Gangneung
1500 m 1:44.12 15 December 2018 Thialf, Heerenveen
3000 m 3:39.33 8 October 2015 Eisstadion Inzell, Inzell
5000 m 6:08.89 2 November 2018 Thialf, Heerenveen
10000 m 12:47.89 4 November 2018 Thialf, Heerenveen

He is currently in 11th position in the adelskalender with 146.369 points.[7]

Tournament summary[edit]

Year Dutch Allround European Allround World Allround World Distance Olympic Games
Olympic Games
World Juniors
2013/14 1st, gold medalist(s)
2014/15 12th 1st, gold medalist(s)
2015/16 3rd, bronze medalist(s)
2016/17 2nd, silver medalist(s) 2nd, silver medalist(s) 6th (1500 m)
2017/18 1st, gold medalist(s) 2nd, silver medalist(s) (1500 m)
3rd, bronze medalist(s) (Team Pursuit)

Source: SpeedSkatingStats.com[8]

References[edit]

  1. ^ "ISU Junior World Speed Skating Championships". International Skating Union (ISU). 9 March 2014. Retrieved 13 November 2016.
  2. ^ "Roest, Wijfje, Bittner and Korea dominate World Junior Championships". International Skating Union (ISU). 22 February 2015. Retrieved 13 November 2016.
  3. ^ "Maiden World Cup win for Krech in Harbin on second day". International Skating Union (ISU). 12 November 2016. Archived from the original on 21 January 2017. Retrieved 13 November 2016.
  4. ^ "ISU World Cup Harbin – Result Team Pursuit Men". International Skating Union (ISU). 12 November 2016. Retrieved 13 November 2016.
  5. ^ "KNSB Cup voor Patrick Roest" (in Dutch). KNSB. 30 October 2016.
  6. ^ "Patrick Roest". www.speedskatingresults.com. Retrieved 13 November 2016.
  7. ^ "Adelskalendern". evertstenlund.se. Retrieved 4 November 2018.
  8. ^ "Patrick Roest". SpeedSkatingStats.com. Retrieved 13 November 2016.

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