During his week of solitude, he decided to become more disciplined, and to train harder to excel at his sport.
With his newly found dedication, Ohno went to become the overall champion at the 1999 Junior World Championships and at the 2000-2001 World Cup.
short-track speed skating championship and in 2002 he scored silver and gold at the Winter Olympics. He also competed and won on the fourth season of Olympic speed skater Apolo Anton Ohno was born on May 22, 1982, in Seattle, Washington.
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#surf #maui #hawaii #Hang Loose #hana," the 32-year-old former short track speed skating star wrote on Instagram the next day with a video.
As Apolo Anton Ohno gets ready to embark on his second season of Dancing With The Stars, we figured it was time to take a look further into his life off the ice and ballroom floor.
He also won gold for the 1,000-meter and 3,000-meter events at the 2005 World Championships.
—which pairs famous amateurs with professional ballroom dancers—for its fourth season, battling the likes of former model Paulina Porizkova; country singer-actor Billy Ray Cyrus; and television host Leeza Gibbons.The next year, he placed first in the 500-meter race during the 2008 World Championships in South Korea, and he won his tenth national title in 2009.In 2012, Ohno was invited back to In anticipation of the 2010 Winter Olympics, Ohno took on a strict training regimen.As mentioned earlier here, we dropped in on short-trackers and soon-to-be Vancouver Olympians Apolo Anton Ohno and J. Celski at the Olympic Oval in Kearns last week to watch them prep for the Games.While there, we shot some quick video of the workouts, as well as some "Quick Questions" sessions with Ohno and Celski, both of whom are very good sports, off the ice as well as on.A disqualification led to his first gold medal, when a South Korean skater was found to have illegally blocked Ohno from passing him.