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

Ivanie Blondin captures overall mass start speed skating World Cup title

Sunday, March 8th, 2020
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Canada’s Ivanie Blondin captured the overall mass start title at the speed skating World Cup in Heerenveen, Netherlands on Sunday.

Weidemann leads Canada’s speed skating medal charge at Heerenveen World Cup

Saturday, March 7th, 2020
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Canada’s Isabelle Weidemann topped a medal-laden day for Canada at the speed skating World Cup in Heerenveen, Netherlands on Saturday, defeating hometown favourite Antointette de Jong to capture gold.

Watch speed skating World Cup from Heerenveen

Friday, March 6th, 2020
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CBC Sports is providing a free live stream of the sixth speed skating World Cup event of the season from Heerenveen, Netherlands, beginning on Saturday and Sunday at 9 a.m. ET.

Watch Road to the Olympic Games: speed skating World Cup

Friday, March 6th, 2020
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Tune into Road to the Olympic Games, our weekly program spotlighting the best high-performance athletes from Canada and around the world. This week's program features action from the speed skating World Cup event in Heerenveen, Netherlands.

Blondin earns rare overall podium finish for Canadian women at allround speed skating worlds

Sunday, March 1st, 2020
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Ivanie Blondin claimed a silver medal Sunday at the ISU world sprint/allround speed skating championships in Hamar, Norway, becoming the first Canadian woman to reach the overall podium at the event since Christine Nesbitt in 2012.

Laurent Dubreuil wins silver at world sprint speed skating championships

Saturday, February 29th, 2020
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Canada's Laurent Dubreuil captured a silver medal Saturday by finishing second in the overall standings at the ISU world sprint/allround speed skating championships in Hamar, Norway.

Watch Road to the Olympic Games: ISU World Allround & Sprint Speed Skating Championships

Wednesday, February 26th, 2020
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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 World Allround and Sprint Speed Skating Championships.

Watch the ISU World Allround & Sprint Speed Skating Championships

Wednesday, February 26th, 2020
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Watch speed skating action from the ISU World Allround and Sprint Speed Skating Championships in Hamar, Norway.

Ivanie Blondin claims mass start gold at world speed skating championships

Sunday, February 16th, 2020
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Canadians took home three mass start medals on the final day of the ISU World Single Distances Championships at the Utah Olympic Oval, highlighted by Ottawa's Ivanie Blondin's gold medal skate.

Canadian Laurent Dubreuil takes world speed skating bronze in men’s 1,000m

Saturday, February 15th, 2020
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Canadian Laurent Dubreuil earned bronze in 1:06.76 in the men's 1,000m, while two Russians broke world records on Saturday in Kearns, Utah.