Muncef Ouardi


Muncef Ouardi made his Olympic debut at Sochi 2014.

Having made his World Cup debut in December 2007, Ouardi’s first full World Cup season was 2008-09 when he also debuted at the ISU World Single Distances Championships. After being a member of the World Cup team in the fall of 2009. Ouardi did not qualify for the 2010 Olympic team.

He returned to the World Cup team in 2010-11, which also included another trip to the World Single Distances Championships. In 2011-12 he competed at the ISU World Sprint Championships for the first time where he finished third in one of the 500m races en route to 10th place overall.


Odds and Ends: Started speed skating at age eight… Nicknames: Le Sheik, Money…


Olympic Highlights

Games Sport Event Finish
2014 SochiSpeed Skating - Long Track1,000m - Men32
2014 SochiSpeed Skating - Long Track500m - Men25

Notable International Results

ISU World Single Distances Championships: 2012 – 15th (500m), 17th (1000m); 2011 – 14th (500m); 2009 – 14th (500m)

ISU World Sprint Championships: 2012 – 10th (overall)