Gregg, Jessica

Person type: 
Athlete
Track type: 
Long
Date of Birth: 
Wednesday, March 16, 1988
Hometown: 
Edmonton
Coach: 
Kevin Crockett
Training centre: 
The Olympic Oval, Calgary

International senior seasons: 7
Long Track : 1 (2014-...)
Short Track: 6 (2006-2011, 2012-2014)

Personal sponsor: Gregg Distributors

Personal bests (long track)
500m: 38.38, January 5, 2015, Calgary
1000m: 1:17.20, March 19, 2015, Calgary
1500m: 2:04.87, March 18, 2012, Calgary
3000m: 4:31.25, March 14, 2012, Calgary

Facts: 

2015-2016
-Officially retired from long track speed skating on February 4, 2016

2014-2015
-Switched from short track to long track
-Competed in her first senior long track competitions at World Cup #6 and at the World Single Distance Championships

2013-2014
-Was an alternate for the 2014 Olympic Games

2009-2010
-Won a silver medal in the relay event at the 2010 Olympic Games and finished 4th in the 500m and 6th in the 1000m
-Won a silver medal in the relay event at the World Short Track Championships

2008-2009
-Won a bronze medal in the relay event and a bronze medal in the 500m at the World Short Track Championships
-Named Short Track Female Athlete of the Year by Speed Skating Canada

2007-2008
-Won a silver medal in the relay event at the World Short Track Championships

2006-2007
-Competed at the Winter Universiade in Short Track Speed Skating
-Competed in her first ever Short Track World Cup

2005-2006
-Won a bronze medal in the 500m at the Short Track World Junior Championships and finished 5th overall

2004-2005
-Won bronze medals in the 500m and relay at the Short Track World Junior Championships

1992-1993
-She started speed skating at age five

Her mother Kathy Gregg was an Olympic speed skater, her father Randy Gregg played hockey in the NHL and at the Olympics, her brother Jamie is a two-time Olympian on long track (2010 and 2014) her sister Sarah was on the long track development team... She is studying kinesiology at the University of Calgary ...

Results: 

Long Track

2015-2016500m1000m1500m5000m /
10 000m /
Long Distance
Mass StartTeam Pursuit
National Rankings

7

44    
Canadian Single Distance Championships

7 (1)
(38.80)

7 (2)
(38.69)
9
(1:18.75)
    
World Cup #2 - Salt Lake City

14 (B1)
(38.91)

10 (B2)
(38.84)

     
World Cup #1 - Calgary

16 (1-B)
(38.97)

10 (2-B)
(38.63)

     
Fall World Cup Selections

3 (1)
(38.59)

3 (2)
(38.45)
8
(1:18.12)
    
2014-2015500 m1000 m1500 m3000 mRelayOverall
Final Ranking: National

3

3

    
Canada Cup #4/Oval Finale

6 (1)
(38.80)

5 (2)
(39.00)

6 (1)
(1:17.20)

8 (2)
(1:17.87)

    
World Single Distance Championships

24
(39.655 + 39.960)

22
(1:18.94)

    
World Cup #6 - Heenrenveen

7 (B1)
(39.79)

5 (B2)
(39.87)

15 (B1)
(1:20.56)

8 (B2)
(1:20.03)

    
Canadian Single Distance Championships

(1): 2
(38.63)

(2): 2
(38.38)

(1): 5
(1:18.32)

(2): 2
(1:17.83)

    
Canada Cup #1

(1): 1
(40.18)

(2): 1
(39.76)

(1): 3
(1:23.39)

(2): 2
(1:21.34)

    

Short Track

2013-2014500 m1000 m1500 m3000 mRelayOverall
World Championships    SILVER 
Olympic Games    Alternate 
Overall - World Cup113054 419
World Cup #4 - Kolomna44    
World Cup #3 - Torino16   4 
World Cup #2 - Seoul1735  BRONZE 
World Cup #1 - Shanghai 1437 4 
Olympic Trials5, 3, 48, 5, 516, 16, 8  5
2012-13500 m1000 m1500 m3000 mRelayOverall
WC-1 2nd: 611 4 
WC-21st: 2; 2nd: 1   2 
WC-3  1st: 10; 2nd: 16 5 
WC-441st: 7  4 
WC-Rank61826 2 
Fall Selections5, 53, 412, 7  4
Cdn Open55106 7
Cdn Rank     3
2011-12500 m1000 m1500 m3000 mRelayOverall
Injured      
2010-11500 m1000 m1500 m3000 mRelayOverall
WC-31st:1225  8 
WC-43 2nd:14 4 
WC-5614  2 
WC Rank115547 2 
Cdn Open33128 4
Cdn Rank     5
2009-10500 m1000 m1500 m3000 mRelayOverall
Olympics46  2 
Olympic Sel.1816  2
WC-1210  3 
WC-29   3 
WC-38   3 
WC-47   3 
WC Rank514  4 
World Champ.4518829
Cdn Rank     2
2008-09500 m1000 m1500 m3000 mRelayOverall
WC-1314  3 
WC-2924  3 
WC-31st:16; 2nd:8   4 
WC-45   3 
WC-516  1 
WC Rank622    
World Champ.3817636
Cdn Open223  2
Cdn Rank     1
2007-08500 m1000 m1500 m3000 mRelayOverall
WC-15 21 3 
WC-2107  5 
WC-63031    
WC Rank91867 4 
World Champ.    2 
Cdn Open2610  4
Cdn Rank     5
2006-07500 m1000 m1500 m3000 mRelayOverall
WC-31st: 3; 2nd: 5   3 
WC-46   1 
WC-61st: 4; 2nd: 9   4 
WC Rank13   7 
FISU Games19910   
Cdn Open21714   
Cdn Rank     7
2005-06500 m1000 m1500 m3000 mRelayOverall
World Jrs31014S1500: 545
Cdn Jrs11   1
Cdn Open5 4  6
Cdn Rank     12
2004-05500 m1000 m1500 m3000 mRelayOverall
World Jrs32137435
Cdn Rank     14