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  • News | Beijing 2022

    Career-threatening injury still providing priceless lessons for fastest man on ice

    In February 2022, Havard Lorentzen will go for his second Olympic gold medal at successive Games, potentially completing another step on an extraordinary mission, during which he has gone from being told he may never skate again to becoming the quickest speed skater on the planet. Intriguingly, the Norwegian is convinced the two threads are intrinsically entwined…
    26 Jan 2021 | Olympic News, Speed Skating, Norway, Beijing 2022, PyeongChang 2018
  • News | Olympic News

    Life after the Games with USA skating sensation Apolo Ohno

    Apolo Ohno, the USA’s most decorated winter Olympian of all time, is finding life after sport so thrilling, so complex, so challenging, so rewarding, that he is writing a book about it. Here, he looks back on his startling short track speed skating career and outlines how he is striving to make his time off the ice just as successful – both for him and for others.
    11 Mar 2020 | Olympic News, Short Track Speed Skating, United States of America
  • News | PyeongChang 2018

    Life is a learning curve for Republic of Korea’s golden girl Choi Min-Jeong

    Republic of Korea’s glittering short track skating dynasty is in good hands judging by the form of Choi Min-Jeong, who overcame early heartache at the Olympic Winter Games Pyeongchang 2018 to leave with two gold medals and a renewed confidence that sees her striving for even greater success at the start of 2020.
    03 Mar 2020 | Olympic News, PyeongChang 2018, Republic of Korea, Speed Skating, Short Track Speed Skating
  • News | Lausanne 2020

    Mixed-nation relay brings together short track speed skaters

    The Republic of Korea has been dominant in the short track speed skating at Lausanne 2020, but the rest of the world grabbed some limelight in the mixed NOC team relay on Wednesday.
    22 Jan 2020 | Olympic News, YOG, Lausanne 2020, Short Track Speed Skating
  • News | Lausanne 2020

    Republic of Korea claim another golden double

    Republic of Korea athletes confirmed their dominance of short track speed skating at the Lausanne 2020 Winter Youth Olympic Games by taking gold in the men’s and ladies’ 500m events on Monday.
    20 Jan 2020 | Olympic News, YOG, Lausanne 2020, Short Track Speed Skating, Republic of Korea
  • News | Lausanne 2020

    High fives for fab four as Republic of Korea clean up at short track

    The Republic of Korea dominated the first day of short track speed skating at the Lausanne 2020 Winter Youth Olympic Games, winning the gold and silver medals in both the ladies’ and men’s 1000m events.
    18 Jan 2020 | Olympic News, YOG, Lausanne 2020, Short Track Speed Skating
  • News | Lausanne 2020

    Short track speed skater Metraux fights for the right to race

    A little rough and tumble is an expected feature of short track speed skating as athletes vie for position on the ice. Arms and elbows can land in some pretty painful places.
    17 Jan 2020 | Olympic News, YOG, Lausanne 2020, Short Track Speed Skating, Switzerland
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