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competitive skating on speed skates (usually around an oval course)

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Orbn said that in his view it was a wise decision to elevate speed skating to the rank of sports that are awarded priority funding.
But she was all smiles yesterday as she helped her boyfriend Shaolin Sandor Liu celebrate winning Hungary's first-ever Winter Olympics gold, in the 5000m short-track speed skating relay.
Two-time Olympic gold medalist Lee Sang-hwa faced a formidable challenge from Japan's rising star Kodaira Nao, who dominated women's 500-meter speed skating in 2016 and 2017.
3 last year after the ISU Speed Skating World Cup qualifying match held in Canada.
By the end of the day we will know the identities of the Olympic champions in eight events: the men's Alpine combined, both the men's and women's cross-country individual sprints, the women's snowboard halfpipe, the women's 500m short track and the men's speed skating 1,500m, the new mixed doubles event in curling, and the women's luge singles.
On Wednesday, there will only be one event for the Philippines, speed skating, where Kathryn Magno is gunning for the contingent's final gold.
Skating will have two tournaments this year with Asian Speed Skating in September and the Philippine National Figure Skating in November while ice hockey is also scheduled in November.
ICE SKATING: Dresden: ISU World Cup Short Track Speed Skating.
Ameya International Roller Skating Centre owned by Ameya Classic Club, has the best ever speed skating bank track and is the only one in India.
And now he is planning to open his own speed skating club and train up youngsters to follow in his footsteps.
Australia's delegation has competed in 11 sports, namely, alpine skiing, biathlon, bobsleigh, cross-country skiing, figure-skating, freestyle skiing, luge, speed skating, skeleton, and snowboarding.
Published -- Sunday 16 February 2014SOCHI, Russia: Jorien ter Mors led a Dutch clean sweep in the women's 1,500 meters speed skating on Sunday as the Netherlands' medal tally shot up to 17, more than any other nation at the Winter Olympics in Russia.
She has ditched the red and white polka dots and Disney ears for the streamlined suits and engineered blades of short track speed skating.
Among Team GB names to look out for are Elsie Christie, who holds a World Cup title in the 1,000m short-track speed skating, and John Jackson who in December led the first British men's bobsleigh team to secure a World Cup medal since 1997.