Drolet, Marie-Eve

Person type: 
National Team
Track type: 
Short
Date of Birth: 
Wednesday, February 3, 1982
Hometown: 
Laterrière, Qué.
Coach: 
Frédéric Blackburn
Jeffrey Scholten
Training centre: 
Maurice Richard Arena, Montreal

ISU biography

International senior seasons: 2000-01, 2001-02, 2008-09, 2010-2014, 2015-...

Facts: 

2014-2015
-Did not skate following the birth of her first child in January 2015

2013-2014
-Won a silver medal in the relay event at the 2014 Olympic Games
-Won a silver medal in the relay event at the 2014 World Championships

2012-2013
-Won a silver medal in the relay event at the 2013 World Championships

2011-2012
-Won bronze medals in the 1500m and in the relay event at the 2012 World Championships

2010-2011
-Won a bronze medal in the relay event at the 2011 World Championships

2008-2009
-Came out from retirement after she completed her university studies in psychology

2003-2004
-Announced her retirement at age 21

2002-2003
-Took the year off to finish school and think about her future

2001-2002
-Won a bronze medal in the relay event at the 2002 Olympic Games and finished 4th in the 1000m
-Won a bronze medal in the relay event at the 2002 World Championships

2000-2001
-Won a bronze medal in the 1500m at her first World Championships
-Won the overall title at the World Junior Championships following two gold (500m and 1500m) and two silver medals (1000m and 1500m Super Final)
-Broke the World Junior Record in the 500m with a time of 45.305 on January 6, 2001. This record have been broken on January 11, 2003.
-Competed in her first World Cup (World Cup #1 in Calgary) and won her first individual World Cup medal at the World Cup #5
-Named Female Short Track Athlete of the Year by Speed Skating Canada

1999-2000
-Won the overall title at the World Junior Championships following three silver medals in the 500m, 1000m and 1500m
-Set a Canadian record in the 1000m at the World Junior Championships with a time of 1:33.32.
-Named Female Short Track Athlete of the Year by Speed Skating Canada

1998-1999
-Won a silver medal in the 500m and a bronze medal in the 1500m at the World Junior Championships (4th overall)
-Named Female Short Track Athlete of the Year by Speed Skating Canada

1997-1998
-Finished 9th overall at the World Junior Championships

1996-1997
-Won a bronze medal in the 1000m at the World Junior Championships (4th overall)

1987-1988
-Started speed skating at the age of six

Other facts
Her leisure activities include snowshoeing, hiking, camping ... She has a psychology degree and is currently studying naturopathy.

Results: 
2016-2017500m1000m1500m3000mRelayOverall
World Cup #5 - Dresden (GER)  

20 (1)
(1/2)

21 (2)
(1/2)

 BRONZE
(3: FA)
 
Canadian Senior Championships6

3

45 3
World Cup #4 - Gangneung 

BRONZE (1)
(3: FA)

10 (2)
(5: 1/2)
  BRONZE
(3: FA)
 
World Cup #3 - Shanghai21 (2)
(2: 1/2)
 

10
(3: FB)

 ARGENT
(2: FA)
 
World Cup #2 - Salt Lake City  

BRONZE (1)
(3 : FA)

8 (2)
(2 : FB)
 BRONZE
(3 : FA)
 
World Cup #1 - Calgary15 (2)
(4 : 1/4)
 7
(1 : FB)
 4
(4 : FA)
 
Fall World Cup Selections5, 23, 33, 2  3
2015-2016500m1000m1500m3000mRelayOverall
National Ranking     7
Canadian Senior Open Selections #21122 1
Canadian Senior Championships6732 6
Canadian Open National Qualifier2
(A Final)
1
(A Final)
2
(A Final)
  2
2014-2015500 m1000 m1500 m3000 mRelayOverall
Did not compete
(pregnancy)
      
2013-2014500 m1000 m1500 m3000 mRelayOverall
World Champ.82522 SILVER19
Olympic Games 128 SILVER 
WC-4 (Kolomna)     4 
Olympic Trials2, 4, 171, 4, 171, 3, 17  3
2012-13500 m1000 m1500 m3000 mRelayOverall
WC-1 26 4 
WC-2 109 2 
WC-3DNS 1st: 11   
WC-4 2nd: 125 4 
WC-5 1616 2 
WC-6  1st: 3; 2nd: 4 2 
WC-Rank73146 2 
World Champ.111624 218
Fall SelectionsInjured     
Cdn Open8211 1
Cdn Rank     1
2011-12500 m1000 m1500 m3000 mRelayOverall
WC-1  1st: 6; 2nd: 5 4 
WC-2 48 2 
WC-5  1st: 9; 2nd: 5 4 
WC-6 2nd: 25 8 
WC Rank 117 5 
World Champ.8153347
Fall Selections323  3
Cdn Open3214 2
Cdn Rank     2
2010-11500 m1000 m1500 m3000 mRelayOverall
WC-1 92nd: 2 3 
WC-212 5 2 
WC-3 216 8 
WC-4 42nd: 6 4 
WC-5 1811 2 
WC-6 32 3 
WC Rank 64 2 
World Champ.8137 39
Fall Selections425  2
Cdn Open2213 2
Cdn Rank     2
2009-10500 m1000 m1500 m3000 mRelayOverall
Olympic Sel.8210  6
Fall Selections425  3
Cdn Open4243 3
Cdn Rank     8
2008-09500 m1000 m1500 m3000 mRelayOverall
WC-5 2nd: 98 1 
WC-62nd: 15 7   
WC Rank573617   
Cdn Open1344 6 
Cdn Rank     7
2001-02500 m1000 m1500 m3000 mRelayOverall
Olympics 46 3 
WC-3 98 4 
WC Rank 2825 7 
World Champ.1074437
2000-01500 m1000 m1500 m3000 mRelayOverall
WC-1101014 4 
WC-57142 1 
WC-612 1 4 
WC Rank132512 3 
World Champ.9 3 86
World Jrs121S1500: 2 1
Cdn Rank     1
1999-2000500 m1000 m1500 m3000 mRelayOverall
World Jrs222  1
Cdn Rank     10
1998-99500 m1000 m1500 m3000 mRelayOverall
World Jrs283  4
Cdn Rank     1
1997-98500 m1000 m1500 m3000 mRelayOverall
World Jrs1965  9
Cdn Open     6
Cdn Rank     11
1996-97500 m1000 m1500 m3000 mRelayOverall
World Jrs7312  4
Cdn Open     9
Cdn Rank     12