Kalyna Roberge

Kalyna Roberge (born October 1, 1986) is a Canadian short track speed skater.

Kalyna Roberge
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Personal information
Born (1986-10-01) October 1, 1986 (age 34)
Saint-Étienne-de-Lauzon, Quebec, Canada
Height1.60 m (5 ft 3 in)
Weight49 kg (108 lb; 7.7 st)
Sport
Country Canada
SportSpeed skating
Achievements and titles
Personal best(s)500 m: 44.116 (2006)
1000 m: 1:31.031 (2006)
1500 m: 2:22.899 (2005)
3000 m: 5:16.804 (2006)
Medal record
Women's short track speed skating
Representing  Canada
Olympic Games
Silver medal – second place 2006 Turin 3000 m relay
Silver medal – second place 2010 Vancouver 3000 m relay
World Championships
Gold medal – first place 2005 Beijing 3000 m relay
Gold medal – first place 2007 Milan 500 m
Silver medal – second place 2006 Minneapolis 3000 m relay
Silver medal – second place 2008 Gangneung 3000 m relay
Silver medal – second place 2010 Sofia 500 m
Silver medal – second place 2010 Sofia 3000 m relay
Bronze medal – third place 2006 Minneapolis Overall
Bronze medal – third place 2006 Minneapolis 500 m
Bronze medal – third place 2006 Minneapolis 1000 m
Bronze medal – third place 2007 Milan Overall
Bronze medal – third place 2007 Milan 3000 m
Bronze medal – third place 2008 Gangneung 500 m
Bronze medal – third place 2008 Gangneung 1000 m
Bronze medal – third place 2009 Vienna 3000 m relay
World Team Championships
Silver medal – second place 2010 Bormio Team
Bronze medal – third place 2005 South Korea Team
Bronze medal – third place 2006 Montreal Team
Bronze medal – third place 2007 Budapest Team
Bronze medal – third place 2008 Harbin Team

Born in Saint-Étienne-de-Lauzon, Quebec, Roberge has won a gold medal in the 3000m relay at the 2005 World Championships. She also placed third overall at the 2005 World Junior Championships including a gold medal in the 500m. She also won a gold medal at a World Cup event in the Netherlands in the 3000m relay. At the 2006 Winter Olympics, Roberge placed fourth in the 500m. Along with Alanna Kraus, Tania Vicent and Anouk Leblanc-Boucher, Roberge won a silver medal in the 3000m relay.

She skated for Canada at the 2010 Winter Olympics. On February 24, she won a silver medal in the 3000 metre relay, along with Jessica Gregg, Tania Vicent and Marianne St-Gelais.[1]

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ReferencesEdit

  1. ^ Lukas, Jennifer (2010-02-24). "Canada takes silver in women's 3,000m relay". CTV Olympics. Retrieved 2010-02-24.

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