Aaron Heo

    Athlete Bio




    Warrington, PA


    Central Bucks West HS (Pennsylvania)

    Name: Aaron Heo
    Short Track Speed Skating
    Height: 5-8
    Weight: 143
    DOB: 2/23/1999
    Birthplace: Philadelphia, Pa.
    Hometown: Warrington, Pa.
    High School: 
    Central Bucks West HS (Pennsylvania)

    Career Highlights:
    • 2016 Winter Youth Olympic Games
    • 2015-16: Placed 10th overall at US Junior National Championships
    • 2014-15: Member of US Men’s Short Track Relay National Champion Team (Potomac Speedskating Club)
    • 2014-15: US Short Track National Champion Junior C
    • 2014-15: Placed 11th overall at US Junior National Championships
    • 2013-14: Bronze medalist at US Junior National Championships

    Son of Deuk Jin Heo and Hye Yong Kim…Has one sibling, Aaron, who also is a speed skater…Began speed skating at age eight when he started training with the Wheaton Speed Skating Club in Maryland, then began training with Potomac Speedskating Club in 2012…Trained with the Utah Olympic Oval’s FAST Team in Salt Lake City over the 2015 Summer with the hopes of making the Winter Youth Olympic Team…Started playing the cello in fourth grade…Maintains a 4.0 GPA….Also plays lacrosse.

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