Laurent Dubreuil races to gold in 500m; Ivanie Blondin wins silver in Mass Start TOMASZÓW MAZOWIECKI – Canadian skaters bring home two more medals on the third and final day of racing the ISU World Cup Speed Skating Tomaszów Mazowiecki. Laurent Dubreuil (Lévis, Que.) climbed the podium for the second time this weekend, racing to… Read more »
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A return to the top step of the men’s 5000m relay podium – where they captured Olympic gold two years ago – highlighted a three-medal day for Canada at the ISU World Cup Short Track in Beijing.
Dubreuil skates a season’s fastest time in 500m; Maltais, Blondin and Lamarche reach podium in Team Pursuit TOMASZÓW MAZOWIECKI, POLAND – The second day of the ISU World Cup Speed Skating Tomaszów Mazowiecki wraps up with two silver medals for Canada. Laurent Dubreuil (Lévis, Que.) finished second out of 20 competitors in the men’s 500m,… Read more »
Canada kicked off the ISU World Cup Short Track in Beijing – their first international competition since early November – by earning a pair of medals on Saturday morning, as Jordan Pierre-Gilles won gold in the 500m-1 and Willam Dandjinou captured bronze in the 1500m.
Valérie Maltais narrowly misses 5000m podium with fourth-place finish STAVANGER, NORWAY – The trio of Carolina Hiller, Maddison Pearman and Ivanie Blondin raced to a bronze medal in the women’s Team Sprint on Sunday, earning the Canadian long track team its third medal at ISU World Cup Speed Skating in Stavanger. Hiller (Prince-George, B.C.), Pearman… Read more »
Laurent Dubreuil and Ivanie Blondin reach top-10 in 500m and 1,500m STAVANGER, NORWAY – Ted-Jan Bloemen won the silver medal in the first 10,000m event of the ISU World Cup Speed Skating season, finishing second in the longest distance on Saturday in Stavanger. After a pair of fourth-place results in the 5000m to kick-off the… Read more »
Ivanie Blondin claims top-10 finish in the 1000m STAVANGER, NORWAY – Valérie Maltais earned Canada’s lone medal on the opening day of the ISU World Cup Speed Skating in Stavanger, racing to a silver medal in the women’s Mass Start. Maltais (La Baie, Que.) finished the race in second place out of 16 skaters with… Read more »
CALGARY, ALBERTA – Canada’s Isabelle Weidemann has withdrawn her participation from a pair of upcoming World Cup stops in Norway and Poland. She will head home to Canada to ensure an optimal preparation for the remainder of the international season, which concludes this coming February with the ISU World Speed Skating Championships on home ice in… Read more »
10 Canadian skaters will begin competing this weekend in Leeuwarden MONTREAL, QUEBEC – 10 Canadian short track speed skaters will have the opportunity to represent their country at the inaugural ISU Junior World Cup Short Track series this season, starting this coming weekend in Leeuwarden, Netherlands. Funded through the ISU Development Program, the all-new ISU… Read more »
Brooklyn McDougall, Ivanie Blondin and Maddison Pearman help reigning World Champions capture medal in first race of the season BEIJING, CHINA – Brooklyn McDougall, Ivanie Blondin and Maddison Pearman raced to a silver medal in in the women’s Team Sprint event on Sunday, helping Canada wrap up the ISU World Cup Speed Skating in Beijing… Read more »