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

Canadian Olympic medallist Denny Morrison retires from speed skating

Friday, February 7th, 2020
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Denny Morrison has decided to retire following a decorated 16-year career as a member of the Canadian long track speed skating team. The 34-year-old from Fort St. John, B.C., hangs up his skates with four Olympic medals and a remarkable comeback story after an accident in 2015.

Watch Road to the Olympic Games: ISU World Cup speed skating

Thursday, February 6th, 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 Cup speed skating event in Calgary.

Watch ISU World Cup short track from Germany

Thursday, February 6th, 2020
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Watch live action from the ISU World Cup short track speed skating event in Dresden, Germany.

Watch ISU World Cup speed skating from Calgary

Wednesday, February 5th, 2020
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Watch live speed skating action from the ISU World Cup event in Calgary.

Canada adds to medal tally on final day of Four Continents speed skating championships

Sunday, February 2nd, 2020
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Canada added three more medals to its tally on the final day of the ISU Four Continents Speed Skating Championships on Sunday, with both the men's and ladies team pursuit landing on the podium and Laurent Dubreuil earning a silver in the men's 1000-metre event.

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

Sunday, January 12th, 2020
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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
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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
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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 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
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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
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Watch live action from the ISU Four Continents short track speed championships in Montreal.