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Canadian speedskating head coach Michael Crowe on leave of absence - BarrieToday

Tue Jan 16 2018 4:12pm

CBC.ca

Canadian speedskating head coach Michael Crowe on leave of absence
BarrieToday
Canadian speedskating head coach Michael Crowe on leave of absence. CALGARY — The head coach of Canada's long-track speedskating team is taking a leave of absence less than a month before the Winter Olympics. Speed Skating Canada says Michael Crowe is ...
Canadian speed skaters lose head coach to leave of absence less than a month before OlympicsCBC.ca
Speed skaters gearing up for PyeongChangKorea Times

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Gary D'Amato: Olympic speedskater Erin Jackson on fast learning ... - Milwaukee Journal Sentinel

Tue Jan 16 2018 2:23pm

Milwaukee Journal Sentinel

Gary D'Amato: Olympic speedskater Erin Jackson on fast learning ...
Milwaukee Journal Sentinel
Novice long-track skater Erin Jackson of Ocala, Fla., has a promising future, even if it doesn't include a medal at the Pyeongchang Games.
Central Florida native set to make history at Winter OlympicsWESH Orlando

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Speed Skating Canada investigating as coach takes leave of absence - CBC.ca

Tue Jan 16 2018 1:37pm

Speed Skating Canada investigating as coach takes leave of absence
CBC.ca
The organization, which has not given a reason for the leave of absence, told CBC Sports via email on Tuesday that "Michael Crowe is currently on leave from his position as head coach until at least after the Olympic Games. Speed Skating Canada has ...

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Dale Earnhardt Jr. is going to become a speed skater and bobsledder as part of NBC's Winter Olympics coverage - SB Nation

Tue Jan 16 2018 12:54pm

SB Nation

Dale Earnhardt Jr. is going to become a speed skater and bobsledder as part of NBC's Winter Olympics coverage
SB Nation
In Pyeongchang, Earnhardt's role will involve him experiencing Olympic sports up close, including short-track speed skating and bobsledding. Hey @DaleJr, since you said you wanted to be a bobsledder, we decided to take you for a practice run today ...
Dale Earnhardt Jr. to make NBC debuts at Super Bowl LII and Winter OlympicsNascar
Dale Earnhardt Jr.'s February includes the Super Bowl, Olympics and Daytona 500Yahoo Sports
Earnhardt Jr. to help NBC Sports at Super Bowl and OlympicsHickory Daily Record

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US Speedskating, Under Armour on track after 2014 debacle - Baltimore Business Journal

Tue Jan 16 2018 9:50am

Baltimore Business Journal

US Speedskating, Under Armour on track after 2014 debacle
Baltimore Business Journal
On Feb. 14, 2014, the U.S. Speedskating team was struggling through its worst Winter Olympics in 30 years. Not only were the medals elusive, it had a business problem, too: Athletes voted mid-Games to abandon high-tech suits developed by sponsor Under ...

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JOC selects speedskater Nao Kodaira as team captain for Pyeongchang Olympics - The Japan Times

Tue Jan 16 2018 9:02am

The Japan Times

JOC selects speedskater Nao Kodaira as team captain for Pyeongchang Olympics
The Japan Times
The Japanese Olympic Committee on Tuesday named speedskater Nao Kodaira as team captain for the Pyeongchang Winter Games next month. Ski jumper Noriaki Kasai, set to compete at his eighth Winter Olympics, an all-time record, will carry the flag at the ...

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Rigas carries Danish speed skating hopes to Pyeongchang - Reuters

Tue Jan 16 2018 8:04am

Rigas carries Danish speed skating hopes to Pyeongchang
Reuters
(Reuters) - Denmark's hopes of a first-ever medal in an individual event at the Winter Olympics rest on the shoulders of Elena Rigas, an inline skater who made the transition to ice skating and has qualified for the mass start in South Korea. The Danes ...
Olympics-Speed skating-Danish inliners take budget route to Winter OlympicsReuters Africa

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Olympics-Speed skating-Danish inliners take budget route to Winter Olympics - Reuters

Mon Jan 15 2018 8:33am

The Straits Times

Olympics-Speed skating-Danish inliners take budget route to Winter Olympics
Reuters
Jan 15 (Reuters) - For most countries the battle for supremacy begins in earnest at next month's Winter Olympics, but when Denmark's trio of speed skaters line up for the mass start in South Korea they will already have achieved their dream. Elena ...
Winter Olympics: Speed skater Lucas Ng thrilled with torchbearer experienceThe Straits Times
Canadian speed skaters lose head coach to leave of absence less than a month before OlympicsCBC.ca
(PyeongChang Prospects) Converted short tracker seeks 1st Olympic medal in speed skatingYonhap News
Hollywood Life -The Korea Herald
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Olympics-Speed skating-Canada set for multi-pronged assault in Pyeongchang - Reuters

Mon Jan 15 2018 8:33am

Olympics-Speed skating-Canada set for multi-pronged assault in Pyeongchang
Reuters
LONDON, Jan 15 (Reuters) - Canada's speed skating team for the Winter Olympics in South Korea is much stronger than four years ago and will offer medal threats in multiple distances, according to the country's Dutch coach Bart Schouten. Canada won only ...

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Olympics-Speed skating-Dutch talisman Kramer hoping to strike ... - Reuters

Mon Jan 15 2018 8:33am

Olympics-Speed skating-Dutch talisman Kramer hoping to strike ...
Reuters
The Dutch speed skating team at the Winter Olympics in South Korea is hoping their talisman Sven Kramer can complete his dominance of the longer distances with an elusive gold in the 10000 metres.

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Speedskating, UA on track after 2014 debacle - SportsBusiness Daily

Mon Jan 15 2018 8:00am

Speedskating, UA on track after 2014 debacle
SportsBusiness Daily
Under Armour has worked closely with U.S. Speedskating for four years to turn around the disappointing performance in the 2014 Sochi Games. Photo by: GETTY IMAGES On Feb. 14, 2014, the U.... This is a SportsBusiness Journal article. Perhaps you are not ...

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Calgary speed skater meets firefighter who saved her life - CTV News

Sun Jan 14 2018 6:47pm

CTV News

Calgary speed skater meets firefighter who saved her life
CTV News
Fraser, meanwhile, says he's glad she's recovered well. “It's like meeting an old friend. It was very satisfying to know she's done as well as she's done.” After her experience, Tutt says she's inspired to become a firefighter herself once her speed ...

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Russia's Elistratov wins bronze at European Short Track Speed Skating Championships - TASS

Sun Jan 14 2018 11:17am

Russia's Elistratov wins bronze at European Short Track Speed Skating Championships
TASS
TASS, January 14. Russian speed skater Semion Elistratov has scored 43 points to win the third place in overall classification at the European Short Track Speed Skating Championships in Germany's Dresden. The overall classification is topped by Sjinkie ...

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Olympics-Speed skating-Dutch keen to retain crown on Gangneung ice - Reuters

Sun Jan 14 2018 8:04am

Olympics-Speed skating-Dutch keen to retain crown on Gangneung ice
Reuters
Jan 14 (Reuters) - The Dutch contingent headed for the Winter Olympics aim to top the speed skating medal table once again, but expecting them to repeat their dominance from Sochi four years ago is unrealistic, according to technical director Arie ...

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Olympics-Speed skating-'Ice master' aims to aid scorching times in Gangneung - Reuters

Sun Jan 14 2018 8:03am

Olympics-Speed skating-'Ice master' aims to aid scorching times in Gangneung
Reuters
Dec 14 (Reuters) - Conventional wisdom says the Gangneung Oval's lack of elevation will make it impossible for any speed skaters to break a world record at the Winter Olympics, but Canadian Mark Messer is hoping to turn that perception on its head ...

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New mass start event spices up speedskating at Olympics - Salt Lake Tribune

Sat Jan 13 2018 10:33pm

Salt Lake Tribune

New mass start event spices up speedskating at Olympics
Salt Lake Tribune
(Scott Sommerdorf | The Salt Lake Tribune) Shani Davis of the USA, skates a 1:07.67 time in the men's 1000 meter race at the long-track speedskating World Cup at the Kearns Olympic Oval, Sunday, December 10, 2017. Davis finished in 12th place. By The ...

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Valcepina, Knegt win at European short track speed skating - FOXSports.com

Sat Jan 13 2018 12:53pm

Valcepina, Knegt win at European short track speed skating
FOXSports.com
Valcepina, Knegt win at European short track speed skating. AP Jan 13, 2018 at 12:57p ET. 0. Shares. DRESDEN, Germany (AP) Martina Valcepina defeated Italian teammate Ariana Fontana twice at the European short track championships to win her first major ...

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New mass start event spices up speedskating at Olympics - Tampabay.com

Sat Jan 13 2018 12:12pm

Tampabay.com

New mass start event spices up speedskating at Olympics
Tampabay.com
FILE - In this Jan. 29, 2017, file photo, Germany's Claudia Pechstein competes during the women's 3,000 meters of the Speed Skating World Cup in Berlin. The German will become the first woman to compete in seven Winter Olympics. She has a chance to ...
Meet the U.S. Olympic speed skating team | KOB 4KOB 4

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New mass start event spices up speedskating at Olympics - USA TODAY

Sat Jan 13 2018 12:06pm

USA TODAY

New mass start event spices up speedskating at Olympics
USA TODAY
Big oval to get crowded at Olympics, with debut of mass start speedskating.

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