Their gold medal did not come as a surprise, but the world record certainly did as the Japanese Team Pursuit Ladies started the World Cup season in spectacular fashion in Heerenveen, the Netherlands, on Friday.
The Olympic Speed Skating season officially starts in Heerenveen (NED) with the first leg of the ISU World Cup Long Track Speed Skating series.
Corrections to the list of Referees, Starters and Competitors Stewards, season 2017/18 for Speed Skating and Short Track Speed Skating
The Northern Development Project organises a trainer/coach education for speed skating, on level 2 according to European standards.
The ISU World Cup Speed Skating series will start on November 10, 2017. The media accreditations for the Series are now open.
Over 370 guests attended a celebratory and entertaining evening at the Olympic Museum in Lausanne, Switzerland on the occasion of the international Skating Union’s (ISU) 125th anniversary.