Jean, Olivier (ST)

Person type: 
Athlete
Track type: 
Short
Date of Birth: 
Thursday, March 15, 1984
Hometown: 
Lachenaie, QC
Coach: 
Derrick Campbell
Jon Cavar
Training centre: 
Maurice Richard Arena, Montreal

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International senior seasons: 2006-07, 2008-...

Facts: 

2014-2015
-Finished 7th in the relay event at the World Championships

2013-2014
-Competed at the 2014 Olympic Games and finished 9th oin the 1000m, 13th in the 500m and 6th in the relay event
-Finished 5th in the relay event and 16th overall at the World Championships

2012-2013
-Won a gold medal in the relay event at the World Championships
-Was on the team that set the world and Canadian relay records of 6:30.958 in Calgary on October 19, 2012 (still the World Record)

2011-2012
-Won a gold medal in the 500m and finished third overall at the World Championships
-Named Short Track Male Athlete of the Year by Speed Skating Canada

2010-2011
-Won a gold medal in the relay event and a silver medal in the 500m at the World Championships

2009-2010
-Won a gold medal in the relay event at the 2010 Olympic Games

2008-2009
-Won a gold medal in the relay event at the World Championships

2007-2008
-Missed most of the 2007-2008 season because of a severe cut of his Achilles tendon

2006-2007
-Won a silver medal in the relay event at the World Championships
-Named Short Track Rising Star of the Year by Speed Skating Canada

2005-2006
-Won the Canadian in-line sprint championships

2002-2003
-Won two gold (3000m and relay) and two silver medals (500m and 1000m) at the 2003 Canada Winter Games

2001-2002
-Won a silver medal in the relay event at the World Junior Championships (12th overall)

1988-1989
-Started speed skating at age of five

Results: 
2016-2017500m1000m1500m3000mRelayOverall
National Rankings193835  31
Fall World Cup Selections2, 716, 1316, 13  8
2015-2016500m1000m1500m3000mRelayOverall
National Ranking 

 

 

 

 6
Canadian Senior Open Selections #22127 1
Canadian Senior Championships (Short Track)42093 7
Fall World Cup Selections
(Short Track)
2, 28, 124, 1  3
2014-2015500 m1000 m1500 m3000 mRelayOverall
Final ranking: National5103  5
Final ranking: World Cups163530 6 

World Championships

    7
(PEN: B final)
 
World Cup #6 - Erzurum8
(4: B final)
8
(3: B final)
  9
(elim.: heats)
 
World Cup #5 - Dresden5
(PEN: A final)
 8 (1)
(1: B final)
 8
(4: B final)
 
Canadian Senior Championships4834 4
National Qualifier961  3
2013-2014500 m1000 m1500 m3000 mRelayOverall
World Champ.171211 516
Olympic Games139  6 
WC-Overall56  2 
WC-4 (Kolomna)475  5 
WC-3 (Torino)BRONZE4  OR 
WC-2 (Seoul)334  OR 
WC-1 (Shanghai)5819  BRONZE 
Olympic Trials2, 3, 35, 4, 111, 6, 3  2
2012-13500 m1000 m1500 m3000 mRelayOverall
WC-151st: 2  3 
WC-21st: 323  5 
WC-3Injured     
WC-4Injured     
WC-51st: 1526  5 
WC-6Pen5  14 
WC-Rank139  5 
World Champ.134117 122
Fall Selections3, 21, 12, 4  2
Cdn Rank     4
2011-12500 m1000 m1500 m3000 mRelayOverall
WC-21st: 13  3 
WC-311st: 4  8 Pen 
WC-41st: 12  2 
WC-514  1 
WC-6 2nd: 25 2 
WC Rank1322 1 
World Champ.12354 3
Fall Selections224  2
Cdn Open5117 2
Cdn Rank     2
2010-11500 m1000 m1500 m3000 mRelayOverall
WC-3 1615 1 
WC-4 82nd: 3 2 
WC-516   3 
WC-61st: 68  3 
WC Rank312720 1 
World Champ.2710716
Fall Selections1523  5
Cdn Open6246 3
Cdn Rank     3
2009-10500 m1000 m1500 m3000 mRelayOverall
Olympics9 4 1 
Olympic Sel.113  1
WC-18 5 3 
WC-2 169 2 
WC-36 14 2 
WC-4640  1 
WC Rank103811 2 
Fall Selections1523  3
Cdn Rank     2
2008-09500 m1000 m1500 m3000 mRelayOverall
WC-1  1st: 21; 2nd: 7 3 
WC-216 20 2 
WC-32nd: 1 2 2 
WC-4 192nd: 3 1 
WC-515218 1 
WC Rank15218 1 
World Champ.3597 6
Cdn Open342  3
Cdn Rank     2
2007-08500 m1000 m1500 m3000 mRelayOverall
Missed most of season to injury
Cdn Rank     24
2006-07500 m1000 m1500 m3000 mRelayOverall
WC-124  2 
WC-2133  1 
WC-32     
WC-41 6 2 
WC-61 3   
WC Rank106332 7 
World Champ.8155 210
Cdn Open4213  3
Cdn Rank     2
Overall2004-052005-06    
Cdn Rank97    
2001-02500 m1000 m1500 m3000 mRelayOverall
World Jrs101112 212