Silver went to South Korean athlete Shim Suk-Hee, and Italy’s Arianna Fontana won bronze.
Zhou Yang was born June 9, 1991 in Jilin. She is two-fold champion of the Vancouver Winter Olympics — in 1500 meters and in 3000 meters relay. She is also two-fold world champion in relay (2009, 2013). Zhou Yang is 8-fold prize winner of world championships, two-fold winner of the team world championship (2008, 2009), and winner in 1500 meters race of the World Cup 2008/09 and 2009/10.