Archive for the ‘Sports/Olympics/Winter Sports/Speed Skating’ Category

Canada’s Sarault, Dubois continue medal haul at Four Continents short-track championship

Sunday, January 12th, 2020

Just when Courtney Sarault thought she had nothing left in the tank, the Canadian speed skater dug deep to overcome pain and fatigue.

Canada’s Steven Dubois wins 2 silvers at Four Continents short-track championship in Montreal

Saturday, January 11th, 2020

Steven Dubois led the way for Canada with two silver medals at the inaugural ISU Four Continents short-track championship on Saturday, finishing second in the men's 1,500 and 500-metre races.

Watch Road to the Olympic Games: ISU Four continents short track

Wednesday, January 8th, 2020

Watch Road to the Olympic Games, our weekly program spotlighting the best high-performance athletes from Canada and around the world. On this week's edition of the program, watch action from the ISU Four Continents short track championships in Montreal.

Speed skating star Kim Boutin to miss Four Continents short track event with knee injury

Wednesday, January 8th, 2020

Canadian speed skating star Kim Boutin, who earned her fourth career gold medal on the World Cup circuit in early December, has pulled out of this weekend's Four Continents short track championships in Montreal for precautionary reasons due to a knee injury.

Watch the ISU Four Continents short track championships

Wednesday, January 8th, 2020

Watch live action from the ISU Four Continents short track speed championships in Montreal.

Blondin evoking memories of Klassen in return to form after tough Olympics

Friday, December 20th, 2019

Ivanie Blondin is in a good place. She wants to stay there. With the help of some four-legged friends, the devastation the speedskater felt after 2018 Winter Olympics is shrinking in her rearview mirror.

Canadian speed skaters win World Cup silver in women’s team pursuit

Sunday, December 15th, 2019
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Canada's Ivanie Blondin, Isabelle Weidemann, and Valérie Maltais teamed up for a silver medal in the women's team pursuit on Sunday at a World Cup speed skaating event in Nagano, Japan.

Ivanie Blondin earns new track record, 2nd speed skating gold in Nagano

Saturday, December 14th, 2019
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Canadian speed skater Ivanie Blondin continues to impress on the World Cup circuit, winning her second gold of the weekend in Nagano, Japan, on Saturday.

Ivanie Blondin, Jordan Belchos win mass start gold in Nagano

Friday, December 13th, 2019

Canadian speed skaters Ivanie Blondin and Jordan Belchos each won their respective mass start races at a World Cup event on Friday in Nagano, Japan.

Watch ISU World Cup speed skating from Japan

Tuesday, December 10th, 2019

Watch speed skating action from the ISU World Cup event in Nagano, Japan.