Name: Gabriella Hachem
Sport: Short Track Speedskating
Discipline(s): Short Track Speedskating
Height: 5'8
DOB: 10/13/1998
Hometown: North Potomac, Md.
College: University of Pennsylvania
World Championship Experience
  • 2017-18 Short Track World Junior Championships - 1000m 5th; 3000m relay 6th; overall 10th; 1500m 16th; 500m 34th
  • 2016-17 Short Track World Championships - 500m 36th; 1000m 36th; 1500m 38th; 39th overall
  • 2016-17 Short Track World Junior Championships - 500m 10th; 1500m 17th; 1000m 35th; 18th overall
  • 2015-16 Short Track World Junior Championships - 1000m 23rd; 1500m 24th; 500m 38th; 27th overall
Other Career Highlights
  • 2017-18 Short Track National Training Program
  • 2017 U.S. Junior National Champion
  • 2016-17 Short Track World Cup Team
  • 2016-17 US Short Track Championships - 1500m 3rd; 500m 3rd; 1000m 4th; 3rd overall
  • 2016 Junior Development Team Member
Personal: Wants to be a Physician's Assistant after speed skating...Participated in cross country in high school...Enjoys watching gymnastics, soccer (FC Barcelona & U.S. National Team) and fencing...Is half Honduran and half Lebanese...Loves to sing and was a part of her church's worship group in Maryland...Is fluent in Spanish and is learning Arabic...Has a corgi named Splash...Loves to cook and bake...Favorite sports idol: Lionel Messi...Favorite speed skating moment: When Park Seung-hi came back from a devastating 500m to win gold in the 1000m in Sochi...Favorite place speed skating has taken her: Innsbruck, Austria...Favorite holiday tradition: Decorating the house for Christmas...Favorite quote: "No pain, no point."...Favorite food: Pizza...Favorite movie: Wonder Woman