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  • Shani Davis Skates into Olympic History | Video

    Shani Davis Skates into Olympic History

    In the 1000m event, Shani Davis skates into history, becoming the first black athlete from any nation to win an individual gold medal in the Winter Olympics. He earned gold in the 1000m event in just 1:08.89, and silver in the 1500m. Davis began making history at the age 17, when he became the first black speed skater to earn a spot in the US Olympic team in 2002. Speed Skating Men's 1000m Final - Turin 2006 Winter Olympics - Shani Davis (USA), Joey Cheek (USA), Erben Wennemars (NED)
  • At age 19, Ireen Wust Becomes an Olympic Champion | Video

    At age 19, Ireen Wust Becomes an Olympic Champion

    At age 19, Ireen Wust makes her Olympic debut and becomes the youngest Dutch Olympic champion in the history of Winter Olympics. Wust finishes in just 4:02.43, triumphing over compatriot and mentor Renate Groenewold and world record holder Cindy Klassen. Ireen Wust also captured a bronze medal in the 1500m event. Speed Skating Women's 3000m Final - Turin 2006 Winter Olympics - Ireen Wust (NED), Renate Groenewold (NED), Cindy Klassen (CAN)
  • Ahn Hyun-Soo Skates to Golden Victory | Video

    Ahn Hyun-Soo Skates to Golden Victory

    Ahn Hyun-Soo skates to golden victory, winning the 1500m gold medal in 2:25.341, followed closely by Lee Ho-Suk, who receives silver in 2:25-600. Li JianJun wins the bronze medal in 2:26.005. Ahn Hyun-Soo went on to win 4 Olympic medals, gold in 1500m, 1000m and 5000m relay and a bronze medal in 500m, becoming the most successful athlete of these Winter Games. Short Track Speed Skating 1500m Men's Final - Turin 2006 Winter Olympics - Ahn Hyun-Soo (KOR), Lee Ho-Suk (KOR), Li JiaJun (CHN)
  • Enrico Fabris Speeds to Gold | Video

    Enrico Fabris Speeds to Gold

    Enrico Fabris of Italy, receives the 1500m Olympic title in home soil to the delight of the audience. Fabris dominates the event in 1:45.97. The silver medal is won by American Shanis Davis, finishing in 1:46.13, less than a second ahead of his compatriot and friendly rival Chad Hedrick, who has to settle for bronze. Speed Skating Men's 1500m Final - Turin 2006 Winter Olympics - Enrico Fabris (ITA), Shani Davis (USA), Chad Hedrick (USA)
  • FABRIS Enrico - Italy | Video

    FABRIS Enrico - Italy

    Short Track Speed Skating/men/1500m, Speed skating/men/5000m, Speed skating/men/Team pursuit - Italy 2006 (Winter)
  • Chad Hedrick's Best Race is Golden | Video

    Chad Hedrick's Best Race is Golden

    In 6 minutes, 14.68 seconds, American Chad Hedrick receives his first Olympic gold medal in the 5000m final. Hedrick went on to win three Olympic medals at the Turin games, a bronze medal in the 1500m, silver in 10000m, and a gold medal in this event. Speed Skating Men's 5000m Final - Turin 2006 Winter Olympics - Chad Hedrick (USA), Sven Kramer (NED), Enrico Fabris (ITA)
  • Zhou powers to victory | Video

    Zhou powers to victory

    Yang Zhou of China outsprints Lee and Park of South Korea in the women's 1500m short-track speed skating. Don't miss Zhou's amazing overtaking manoeuvre at 2.04.
  • the Women's 1500 m Podium | Video

    the Women's 1500 m Podium

    Zhou, Lee, Park celebrate there Olympics Medals in Women's 1500m Short Track Speed Skating
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