The Science of Speed Skating

January 2006
Scholastic News -- Edition 4;1/16/2006, Vol. 68 Issue 13, p3
The article features two U.S. speed skaters and offers some information on speed skating. Shani Davis' prospect as a U.S. gold medal contender in the 2006 Olympics looks promising. The key requirements for success in speed skating are given. An overview of Apolo Anton Ohno's achievements in short track speed skating is presented.


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