Long track speed skating

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Speed skating (also long track speed skating) is the Olympic discipline of speed skating where competitors are timed while crossing a set distance.wikipedia
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Speed skating

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Speed skating (also long track speed skating) is the Olympic discipline of speed skating where competitors are timed while crossing a set distance.
Types of speed skating are long track speed skating, short track speed skating, and marathon speed skating.

Short track speed skating

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Sports such as ice skating marathon, short track speedskating, inline speedskating, and quad speed skating are also called speed skating.
Short track speed skating is the sister sport to long track speed skating and the cousin sport to inline speed skating.

Richmond, British Columbia

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Richmond Olympic Oval, Richmond, British Columbia, Canada
During the 2010 Winter Olympics, Richmond was the site for the long track speed skating events.

Thialf

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Thialf, Heerenveen, Netherlands
The stadium is used for long track speed skating, short track speed skating, ice hockey, figure skating, ice speedway, and non-sports events.

Norway

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Long track speed skating enjoys large popularity in the Netherlands and has also had champion athletes from Austria, Canada, China, Finland, Germany, Japan, Italy, Norway, Poland, South Korea, Russia, Sweden, the Czech Republic and the United States.
Sports are a central part of Norwegian culture, and popular sports include association football, handball, biathlon, cross-country skiing, ski jumping, speed skating, and, to a lesser degree, ice hockey.

Utah Olympic Oval

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Utah Olympic Oval, Kearns, Utah, United States
The Oval was built for the 2002 Winter Olympics and it hosted the long track speed skating events for the 2002 games.

International Skating Union

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The Internationale Eislauf Vereinigung, now known as the International Skating Union, was founded at a meeting of 15 national representatives in Scheveningen in 1892, the first international winter sports federation.
Long track speed skating

European Speed Skating Championships

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While there are annual European (Allround) Speedskating Championships, no such championships are arranged for the sprinters.
The European Speed Skating Championships are a series of long track speed skating events held annually to determine the best allround speed skater of Europe.

ISU Speed Skating World Cup

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This is the format used for the World Single Distance Championships, which have been arranged since 1996, and the World Cup.
The team pursuit was added to the World Cup in the 2005–06 season.

Harbin

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Heilongjiang Indoor Rink, Harbin, China
Olympic medalists include short track star Wang Meng (six-time medalist), long track skater Zhang Hong (2014 Sochi, gold medal), and pairs figure skaters Shen Xue and Zhao Hongbo (2002 Salt Lake City and 2006 Turin bronze medals, and 2010 Vancouver, gold medal), Zhang Dan and Zhang Hao, (2006 Turin, silver medal) and Pang Qing and Tong Jian.

List of speed skaters

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List of long track speed skaters
The list is sorted by speed skating discipline (long track or short track), gender and competing nationality.

Pettit National Ice Center

Pettit National Ice Center, West Allis, Wisconsin, United States
400-meter oval designed for long track speed skating

Ice rink

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Skaters race on a two-lane oval rink similar in dimension to an outdoor athletics track.
In long track speed skating the oval ice track is usually 400 meters in circumference.

Hamar

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Vikingskipet, Hamar, Norway
Additionally, Hamar is known for its indoor long track speed skating and bandy arena, the Olympia Hall, better known as Vikingskipet ("The Viking ship") for its shape.

Olympic sports

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Speed skating (also long track speed skating) is the Olympic discipline of speed skating where competitors are timed while crossing a set distance.

Ice skating marathon

Sports such as ice skating marathon, short track speedskating, inline speedskating, and quad speed skating are also called speed skating.

Inline speed skating

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Sports such as ice skating marathon, short track speedskating, inline speedskating, and quad speed skating are also called speed skating.

Netherlands

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Long track speed skating enjoys large popularity in the Netherlands and has also had champion athletes from Austria, Canada, China, Finland, Germany, Japan, Italy, Norway, Poland, South Korea, Russia, Sweden, the Czech Republic and the United States.

Austria

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Long track speed skating enjoys large popularity in the Netherlands and has also had champion athletes from Austria, Canada, China, Finland, Germany, Japan, Italy, Norway, Poland, South Korea, Russia, Sweden, the Czech Republic and the United States.

Canada

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Long track speed skating enjoys large popularity in the Netherlands and has also had champion athletes from Austria, Canada, China, Finland, Germany, Japan, Italy, Norway, Poland, South Korea, Russia, Sweden, the Czech Republic and the United States.

China

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Long track speed skating enjoys large popularity in the Netherlands and has also had champion athletes from Austria, Canada, China, Finland, Germany, Japan, Italy, Norway, Poland, South Korea, Russia, Sweden, the Czech Republic and the United States.

Finland

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Long track speed skating enjoys large popularity in the Netherlands and has also had champion athletes from Austria, Canada, China, Finland, Germany, Japan, Italy, Norway, Poland, South Korea, Russia, Sweden, the Czech Republic and the United States.

Germany

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Long track speed skating enjoys large popularity in the Netherlands and has also had champion athletes from Austria, Canada, China, Finland, Germany, Japan, Italy, Norway, Poland, South Korea, Russia, Sweden, the Czech Republic and the United States.

Japan

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Long track speed skating enjoys large popularity in the Netherlands and has also had champion athletes from Austria, Canada, China, Finland, Germany, Japan, Italy, Norway, Poland, South Korea, Russia, Sweden, the Czech Republic and the United States.

Italy

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Long track speed skating enjoys large popularity in the Netherlands and has also had champion athletes from Austria, Canada, China, Finland, Germany, Japan, Italy, Norway, Poland, South Korea, Russia, Sweden, the Czech Republic and the United States.