Heather Richardson-Bergsma (USA) and Pavel Kulizhnikov (RUS) lead the classification after day one of the 47th World Sprint Championships in Seoul, but the battle is far from over. Jorien ter Mors (NED) put the pressure on Richardson beating her in the 1000m, and Kjeld Nuis (Ned) did the exact same thing to Kulizhnikov in the men’s tournament.
The 47th World Sprint Championships in Seoul give the world’s best sprinters a taste of Korea two years before the 2018 PyeongChang Olympic Winter Games. Seoul hosts the World Sprint Championships for the second time in history after Jeremy Wotherspoon (CAN) and Monique Garbrecht-Enfeldt (GER) took the titles there in 2000.
Patrick Chan (CAN) struck gold as the ISU Four Continents Figure Skating Championships 2016 wrapped up in Taipei City (TPE) Sunday ...
Satoko Miyahara (JPN) and pair skaters Wenjing Sui/Cong Han (CHN) skated to gold as the ISU Four Continents Figure Skating Championsnhips 2016 continued in Taipei (TPE) Saturday ...
32 athletes from 16 countries competed in the Short Track Speed Skating competitions between February 14 and 20, 2016. Medals were up for grabs in five events including the Ladies and Men 1000m, 500m and the Mixed NOC Team Relay. The crowd were supportive of the YOG athletes competing at Gjøvik Olympic Cavern Hall, which is located inside a mountain in the picturesque lakeside town of Gjøvik.
76 athletes from 24 countries competed in the Figure Skating competitions between February 13 and 20, 2016. Five medal events including the Ladies, Men, Pair Skating, Ice Dance and Mixed NOC Team event took place at the Hamar Olympic Amphitheatre.
Maia Shibutani/Alex Shibutani (USA) danced to gold at the ISU Four Continents Figure Skating Championships 2016 in Taipei (TPE) on Friday. Boyang Jin (CHN) won the Men's Short Program ...
54 athletes from 20 countries competed in the Speed Skating competitions between February 13 and 19, 2016. Seven medal events including the Ladies and Men 500m, 1500m, Mixed NOC Team Sprint and Ladies and Men Mass Start took place in the iconic Olympic Hall Viking Ship in Hamar.
Satoko Miyahara (JPN), pair skaters Wenjing Sui/Cong Han (CHN) and ice dancers Maia Shibutani/Alex Shibutani (USA) skated to the lead as the ISU Four Continents Figure Skating Championships 2016 opened in Taipei (TPE) Thursday.
The ISU Four Continents Figure Skating Championships 2016 will open in Taipei City (TPE) on Thursday. A total of 98 skaters from 15 ISU Members have been entered for the event, among them defending champions Denis Ten (KAZ), Meagan Duhamel/Eric Radford (CAN) and Kaitlyn Weaver/Andrew Poje (CAN) ...
Pavel Kulizhnikov (RUS) managed to shrug off his initial nerves when he retained his 500m title after a superb second run in 34.42. Jorien ter Mors (NED) took the Ladies’ 1500m title on the final day of the World Single Distances Speed Skating Championships 2016 in Kolomna. In the conclusive Mass Start races Seung-Hoon Lee (KOR) took the Men’s and Ivanie Blondin (CAN) the Ladies’ title.
Elise Christie (GBR) and Dmitry Migunov (RUS) earn wins in the 500 m while the 1000 m winners are Do Hee Noh (KOR) and Charle Cournoyer (CAN). Italy (Ladies) and Russia (Men) repeat in the Relay events in consecutive weekends.
Pavel Kulizhnikov (RUS) crushed the 1000m track record to become the second Russian male speed skater winning the 1000m world title after Sergey Klevchenya in 1996. The enthusiastic Russian crowd also cheered for world champions Sven Kramer (NED) in the Men’s 5000m, Sang-Hwa Lee (KOR) in the Ladies’ 500m, and the Dutch ladies in the Team Pursuit at the World Single Distances Speed Skating Championships 2016 in Kolomna on Saturday.
Elise Christie (GBR) and Se Yeong Park (KOR) at the top of the podium in the first 1000 m. Historic win for Vladislav Bykanov (ISR) in the Men’s 1500 m while Marianne St-Gelais (CAN) earns a sixth individual medal in as many World Cup stops this season.
Denis Yuskov retained his crown in the Race of Kings. The Russian took 1500m gold on home ice and became the first male speed skater to win three consecutive world titles in the 1500m. It was a spectacular second day of the ISU World Single Distances Speed Skating Championships 2016 in Kolomna, with 1000m gold for Jorien ter Mors (NED), Martina Sáblíková (CZE) taking a record extending eighth 5000m title and the Dutch men winning Team Pursuit gold.