Girard, Samuel

Person type: 
National Team
Track type: 
Short
Date of Birth: 
Wednesday, June 26, 1996
Hometown: 
Ferland-et-Boilleau, QC
Coach: 
Derrick Campbell
Jon Cavar
Training centre: 
Maurice Richard Arena, Montreal

International senior seasons: 2014-...

Facts: 

2015-2016
-Won his first-ever World Championships medal (silver in the 1000m and in the relay)
-Won his first-ever World Cup gold medal in the World Cup #2 in Toronto (gold, 500m (1))
-Won his first-ever World Cup medal in the World Cup #1 in Montreal (silver, 1000m)

2014-2015
-Competed in his first World Championships (16th overall)
-Competed in his first ever World Cup in November 2014 in Salt Lake City
-Competed in the World Junior Championships (20th overall)

2013-2014
-Won a silver medal in the 500m at the World Junior Championships and finished fourth overall

Results: 
2016-2017500 m1000 m1500 m3000 mRelayOverall
Fall World Cup Selections5, 14, 12, 6  3
2015-2016500 m1000 m1500 m3000 mRelayOverall
National Ranking     2
World Championships7
(3: FB)
SILVER4
(4: FA)
8SILVER7
Final rankings - World Cups3717 17
World Cup #5 - Dresden4
(4: FA)
 8 (1)
(2: FB)
 SILVER
(2: FA)
 
Canadian Senior Championships3227 2
World Cup #4 - ShanghaiBRONZE
(3 : FA)
4
(4 : FA)
  BRONZE
(3 : FA)
 
World Cup #3 - Nagoya 17
(5: 1/4)
5
(5: FA)
 BRONZE
(3: A Final)
 
World Cup #2 - Toronto

GOLD (1)
(1: A Final)

5 (2)
(PEN: A Final)

   GOLD
(1: A Final)
 
World Cup #1 - Montreal SILVER
(2: A Final)
8
(1: B Final)
 5
(1: B Final)
 
Fall World Cup Selections4, 51, 12, 3  2
2014-2015500 m1000 m1500 m3000 mRelayOverall

Overall ranking:
World Cup

352011 6 
Overall ranking:
National (senior)
342  2
Overall ranking:
National (junior)
     1
World Championships
(Overall ranking: 19)
21
(3: heats)
19
(PEN: 1/4)
18
(PEN: 1/2)
 7
(PEN: B final)
 
World Junior Championships
(Overall ranking: 20)
15
(Withdraw: 1/4)
13
(4: 1/4)
37
(PEN: 1/4)
 9
(Withdraw: 1/2)
 
World Cup #5 - Dresden 21
(4: 1/2 repechage)
4 (2)
(4: A final)
 8
(4: B final)
 
Canadian Senior Championships3427 2
World Cup #4 - Seoul11
(3: quarterfinals)
6
(2: B final)
  SILVER
(2: A final)
 
World Cup #3 - Shanghai 18
(5: quarterfinals)
9
(3: B final)
 BRONZE
(3: A final)
 
World Cup #2 - Montréal21
(repechage semi-finals)
9
(quarterfinals)
  10
(4: heats)
 
World Cup #1 - Salt Lake City10
(quarterfinals)
 5
(5: A final)
 5
(1: B final)
 
Fall World Cup Selections2, 24, 62, 2  2
2013-2014500 m1000 m1500 m3000 mRelayOverall
World JR Champ.SILVER447 (SF: 2) 64
Can. JR Champ.521 (SF: 5)  2
Selections #211642 5
National Qualifer1122  3
National Selections1312 6