Name: Carlijn Schoutens
Sport: Long Track Speedskating
Discipline(s): Long Track Speedskating
Height: 5-9
DOB: 12/12/1994
Hometown: Heemstede, Netherlands
Olympic Experience
  • Qualified for the 2018 U.S. Olympic Team - won the 3000m and the 5000m at the U.S. Olympic Team Trials
World Championship Experience
  • 2016-17 Long Track World Allround Championships - 500m 23rd; 3000m 21st; 1500m 23rd
Other Career Highlights
  • 2017-18 World Cup Salt Lake City - Team Pursuit 8th: 3000m 14th
  • 2017-18 World Cup Calgary - Team Pursuit 8th: 3000m 15th
  • 2017-18 World Cup Stavanger - 5000m 11th
  • 2017-18 World Cup Heerenveen - B 3000m 4th: Team Pursuit 7th
  • 2017-18 Long Track World Cup Team
  • 2017-18 Long Track National Training Program
  • 2016-17 Long Track National Training Program
  • 2016-17 Long Track World Cup Team
  • 2015-16 Long Track National Training Program
  • 2015-16 Long Track National Championships - 5000m gold
  • 2015-16 American Cup 2 - 1500m silver; 3000m silver
  • 2014-15 Long Track World Cup Team
  • 2014-15 Long Track National Championships - 5000m gold; 3000m silver; 1500m bronze; Allround gold
  • 2014-15 American Cup Final - 3000m gold
  • 2012-13 NSK Allround - 1500m bronze; 3000m bronze
Personal: Will become a doctor after speed skating and possibly focus on sports medicine...Learned to speed skate in her home country - the Netherlands...Skated with the Netherlands in the beginning of her career and came to Team USA in 2014, as she was born in the United States...Plays the violin...Enjoys playing board and card games...She loves hard workouts and is almost always happy when she is training...Favorite speed skating moment: Dan Jansen's gold medal race...Favorite quote: "The road to success is always under construction."...Favorite band: R.E.M...Favorite sports idols: Shani Davis & Eric Heiden