The Story of the Most Surprising Gold Medal: Steven Bradbury | Olympics on the Record

There’s Steven Bradbury, first on the left, lining up for the final of the men’s 1,000m speed-skating event at Salt Lake City. He was competing in his first Olympic men’s final at the age of 30, a career highlight for a veteran athlete who had paid his dues in a tough and dangerous sport. Bradbury […]

Short Track Speed Skating Stories to Watch | Olympic Winter Games

PyeongChang 2018. Stories To Watch. Short Track Speed Skating. Short track speed skating debuted as a medal sport at the Olympics in 1992, but its origins date back to the 1920s, when so-called pack-style skating, with its chaos, collisions and unpredictability, made it a fan favourite on ovals, and in the tiny confines of arenas. […]