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  • Sven Kramer's Remarkable Olympic Moments | Video

    Sven Kramer's Remarkable Olympic Moments

    Sven Kramer made his 1st Olympic appearance at the Turin 2006 Games where he claimed silver in the 5000m. In the team pursuit, the Dutchmen were the favorites but in the semifinal Sven falls, taking his teammate with him, they competed for 3rd place settling for the bronze medal. Four years later, Sven redeemed himself claiming his 1st gold in the 5000m in new Olympic record time of 6:14.60. Along with teammates, Sven captured the bronze medal in the team pursuit. Sven Kramer (NED) - Speed Skating - Turin 2006, Vancouver 2010
  • Trott takes Omnium Time Trial gold | Video

    Trott takes Omnium Time Trial gold

    London 2012 - Great Britain's Laura Trott has won her second gold of London 2012 with victory in the women's Omnium. The 20-year-old won Team Pursuit gold and added an individual title to join an elite club of British females to have won double gold at a single Games, including Kelly Holmes and swimmer Rebecca Adlington.
  • Enrico Fabris Becomes Italy's Top Medal Winner | Video

    Enrico Fabris Becomes Italy's Top Medal Winner

    Enrico Fabris claims his third medal of the Turin winter games, triumphing over favorites to win Shani Davis and Chad Hedrick of the United States. Fabris becomes Italy's top medal winner, earning bronze in 5000m, Italy's first Olympic medal in speed skating, gold in team pursuit, Italy's first gold in this sport, and gold in 1500m, Enrico's first individual gold. Speed Skating Men's 1500m Final - Turin 2006 Winter Olympics - Enrico Fabris (ITA), Shani Davis (USA), Chad Hedrick (USA)
  • Men's Speed Skating - 5000m - Kramer Wins Gold | Video

    Men's Speed Skating - 5000m - Kramer Wins Gold

    In December 2017, Ivan SKOBREV of Russian Federation, competing in the Speed Skating Men's 5000m, 1500m and Team Pursuit events, in which he ranked 7th, 18th and 6th, has been disqualified from the XXII Olympic Winter Games in Sochi, in 2014 by the IOC Disciplinary Commission chaired by Mr Oswald. Please note that such decision is subject to appeal to the Court of Arbitration of Sport (CAS). Highlights of the Men's Speed Skating 5000m from the Adler Arena as the Netherlands' Sven Kramer wins the gold medal at the Sochi 2014 Winter Olympic Games. Medal WinnersGold: Sven Kramer (NED)Silver: Jan Blokhuijsen (NED)Bronze: Jorrit Bergsma (NED)
  • The Olympic History of Kristina Groves | Video

    The Olympic History of Kristina Groves

    Kristina Groves made her Olympic debut in Salt Lake City 2002, but it was until Turin in 2006 when she started her impressive Olympic medal collection. Kristina captured silver in the 1500m and silver in the team pursuit, where she and her teammates set a new Olympic record in their 1st race against USA. She went on to win 2 more medals in Vancouver 2010, silver again in the 1500m and bronze in the 3000m. Kristina Groves (CAN) - Speed Skating - Salt Lake City 2002, Turin 2006, Vancouver 2010
  • Clara Hughes Goes Down in Olympic History | Video

    Clara Hughes Goes Down in Olympic History

    In the 5000m, Clara Hughes reaches the highest step on the podium to become the only Olympian to own several medals from both Summer and Winter Olympics. She started her Olympic career as a cyclist, wining 2 bronze medals in 1996. In 2002, she went back to speed skating, winning the 5000m bronze medal. She completed the collection with gold in 5000m and silver in team pursuit in 2006. Speed Skating Women's 5000m Final - Turin 2006 Winter Olympics - Clara Hughes (CAN), Claudia Pechstein (GER), Cindy Klassen (CAN)
  • Cindy Klassen Dominates in 1500m | Video

    Cindy Klassen Dominates in 1500m

    Canadian Cindy Klassen claims her first Olympic title, the 1500m gold medal in a 1 minute 55.27 seconds. Klassen became the first Canadian to win 5 medals at a single Olympics, winning gold in 1500m, silver in 1000m and Team Pursuit, and bronze in 5000m and 3000m. She also won a gold medal in Salt Lake 2002, becoming the most decorated Canadian Olympic athlete in history. Speed Skating Women's 1500m Final - Turin 2006 Winter Olympics - Cindy Klassen (CAN), Kristina Groves (CAN), Ireen Wust (NED)
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