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Tue, 01 Nov 2016 22:21:33 GMT

New way to win at speed skating  -  The Crag and Canyon
Alberta speed skating teams are using a new method determine the winner of a race. The Banff Canmore Speed Skating Club hosted the first of the developmental meets that will measure athletes based on skill and improvement at the Canmore Recreation ...
Tue, 01 Nov 2016 19:25:41 GMT

McAnuff brothers bringing skating to Ireland  -  Sherbrooke Record
Sean and Ryan McAnuff of Oakville, Ontario, are in Calgary right now for the World Cup of Short Track Speed Skating, but they're not there on behalf of Canada. Despite being Canadian born and doing the majority of their recent training in Sherbrooke, ...
Tue, 01 Nov 2016 18:45:18 GMT

Canadian long-track speedskater Denny Morrison returns to World Cup racing  -  Times Colonist
CALGARY - Denny Morrison was a double winner the last time he competed in World Cup long-track speed skating 20 months ago. The multi-Olympic medallist makes his return to the international circuit next week after he was injured in a motorcycle crash ...
Mon, 31 Oct 2016 18:21:24 GMT

Nelson competitors up with the pace at the Nelson open speed skating championships  -  Nelson Mail
A host of Nelson skaters were put to the test, with several dominating, at the Nelson open speed skating championships held in Nelson at the weekend. They were among the 50 speed skaters from across the South Island, and two from Auckland, contesting ...
Mon, 31 Oct 2016 17:28:35 GMT

Finding his edge: Local Witkowski takes bronze at Medicine Hat Speed Skating Meet  -  Medicine Hat News
Three years ago, Medicine Hat's Kaeden Witkowski put away his hockey stick and switched blades, opting for the individual challenge of speed skating. Now he's holding a bronze medal after a strong weekend at the Medicine Hat Speed Skating Meet.
Sun, 30 Oct 2016 21:06:57 GMT

After conquering pain, Katherine Reutter back at short track  -  Herald-Whig
Reutter remembers exactly where she was when she didn't feel pain coursing through her body from simply standing up. Now, more than three years after she retired from speedskating because of myriad injuries, the two-time Olympic short track medalist ...
Sun, 30 Oct 2016 15:26:02 GMT

What Happened to Apolo Ohno - News & Updates  -  Gazette Review
Apolo Ohno is widely known as the face of short track speed skating, and next to Shaun White, he's arguably one of the biggest names among other American winter Olympians. He was an incredibly popular athlete and public figure between 2002 and 2010, ...
Sat, 29 Oct 2016 06:54:44 GMT

SKATING: KGGS student Sophie is on the short track to success  -  Grantham Journal
Sophie started out as quite a successful figure skater who was chosen for the NIC figure skating academy, however after a short time she decided that she preferred the thrill of short track speed skating and asked to concentrate on that instead. She ...
Sat, 29 Oct 2016 00:37:36 GMT

Bengaluru skater helps India win 1st medal at international meet  -  The New Indian Express
“I was determined to win a medal and it did not matter even if I lost a leg,” were the words of determination of Bengaluru skater Dhanush Babu, after winning India's first-ever medal in the 17th Asian Speed Skating Championships in Lishui, China, on ...
Thu, 27 Oct 2016 15:59:43 GMT

A champion speed skater and ex-investment banker is making noise on the buy side  -  eFinancialCareers
... speed skater, speedskating, speedskater. A dream of becoming an Olympic speed skating became the reality of running a successful asset management shop. Brett Hickey had set his sights on a speed-skating gold medal, not a career in financial services.