Speed skating

Coach Crockett adds international flavour to Canadian speed skating team
Since taking the job of coaching the sprint athletes on Canada's long track speed skating team, Kevin Crockett has sought to add a little international flavour to the mix. [...]
4
Like
Save
Heather Richardson-Bergsma, U.S. speed skater, sets world record
Saturday at Calgary's Olympic Oval saw a world record and Canadian medals in two events at the first World Cup Speed Skating event of the season. [...]
10
Like
Save
Snubbed speed skaters break away from national team
Seven Canadian speed skaters, including four Olympians, have split from Speed Skating Canada to form a new team of their own. [...]
2
Like
Save
Canada's Hamelin, St-Gelais lead short track World Cup teams
Charles Hamelin and Marianne St-Gelais will lead the short track team in the World Cup season, Speed Skating Canada announced Wednesday. [...]
8
Like
Save
Canada's roller speed skating scene heating up
They're still well behind their more established foes from warm-weather countries, but Canada's roller speed skaters showed under the blistering sun at the Pan Am Games that they can handle the heat. [...]
6
Like
Save
Cindy Klassen, Canadian speed skating legend, retires
Canadian speed skating legend Cindy Klassen announced her retirement Saturday in her native Winnipeg. [...]
4
Like
Save
Cindy Klassen, Canadian speed skating legend, set to retire
Watch CBCSports.ca's live stream on Saturday at 11 a.m. ET as Canadian speed skating legend Cindy Klassen will announce her retirement in her native Winnipeg. [...]
10
Like
Save
After 20 years, gold medallist Christine Nesbitt connects with childhood rival
A week after former Canadian speed skating star Christine Nesbitt penned a first-person account of how a grade school rivalry changed the course of her athletic career, the Olympic champion met the wo [...]
2
Like
Save
Canadian speed skating star Christine Nesbitt announces retirement
Canadian speed skating star Christine Nesbitt announced her retirement Thursday at a news conference at the Calgary Olympic Oval. [...]
2
Like
Save
Christine Nesbitt a rare jewel in Canadian sports
Olympic speed skating champion Christine Nesbitt, who announced her retirement today in Calgary, deserves to be remembered as one of Canada's great athletes, writes Scott Russell. [...]
4
Like
Save
No criminal charges for speed skater Denny Morrison in crash
Four-time Olympic speedskating medallist Denny Morrison will not face criminal charges after a motorcycle crash last month left him with a broken leg, according to a news release from Speed Skating Ca [...]
2
Like
Save
Powered by WordPress Lab