- Age 24 (July 5, 1989)
- Height 5'8'
- Weight 154lbs
- Birthplace Bantega, Netherlands
- Residence Herenveen, Netherlands
- First Olympics 2010
Viktor Ahn takes home the gold in the men's 1000m short track event, while Vladimir Grigorev wins the silver and Sjinkie Knegt rounds out the podium with a bronze.
News Desk: Julie Donaldson has the results of a historic day in men's 1000m short track speed skating. Viktor Ahn won Russia's first Olympic gold medal in short track, while his teammate Vladimir Grigorev took silver, leaving Sjinkie Knegt of Netherlands with bronze.