Name: Aaron Tran
Sport: Speedskating
Discipline(s): Short Track Speedskating
Height: 5-7
DOB: 7/24/1996
Hometown: Federal Way, Wash.
World Championship Experience
  • 2016-17 Short Track World Championships - 7th 5000m relay
  • 2015-16 Short Track World Championships Team
  • 2015-16 Short Track World Junior Championships Team
  • 2014-15 Short Track World Junior Championships Team
  • 2013-14 Short Track World Junior Championships Team
  • 2012-13 Short Track World Junior Championships Team
Other Career Highlights
  • 2017-18 Short Track World Cup Team
  • 2017-18 Short Track National Training Program
  • 2016-17 Short Track National Team
  • 2015-16 Short Track World Cup Dresden - 5000m relay bronze
  • 2015-16 Short Track National Team
  • 2015-16 Short Track Fall World Cup Team
  • 2015-16 Short Track Winter World Cup Team
  • Participated in the 2015 World University Games
Personal: Started skating short track when he was 13 years old ...Outside of speed skating, he enjoys playing other sports and video games...Keeps in touch with his friends back home through video games...He admires J.R. Celski for his ability to take up a leadership role when it becomes necessary...he also enjoys his relaxed/laid back nature...Doesn't watch any sports but enjoys hearing how the Seattle Seahawks (NFL) are doing since he is from Washington...Has an extremely awesome dog that has a very vibrant personality and lives with his family back in Washington while he trains in Utah...Favorite quote: "Aim for the moon, if you miss, you'll land among the stars."...Favorite music: Pop and K-pop, but also enjoys listening to classical music and hits from the 2000's...Favorite foods: "Who doesn't love some good ol' donuts and Oreos...and Chicken Katsu so it isn't all desserts. But, I definitely have a sweet tooth."