Sport: Short Track Speedskating
Hometown: Federal Way, Washington
College: University of California, Berkeley
- 2014 Olympic Winter Games, silver medalist in men' 5000m relay, 4th in men's 1500m, 6th in men's 500m, 13th in men's 1000m
- 2010 Olympic Winter Games, bronze medalist in men's 5000m relay and men's 1500m, 8th in men's 1000m
- Five-time World Cup 1500m medalist (one gold, two silver, two bronze)
- Five-time World Cup 1000m medalist (three silver, two bronze)
- Four-time World Cup 5000m relay medalist (one gold, one silver, one bronze)
- 2012, World Cup in Calgary, Canada, 500m gold medalist
- 2012, U.S. Short Track Speedskating Championships overall champion
- 2012, World Cup 500m world record time
- 2010, World Championships 5000m relay silver medalist
- 2010, World Championships 1000m bronze medalist
- 2009, World Championships 5000m relay gold medalist
- 2009, World Championships overall silver medalist
- 2009, World Championships 1500m bronze medalist
- 2009, World Championships 1000m bronze medalist
- 2009, World Team Championships bronze medalist
Fun Facts: Fought homesickness when he moved to California for training at age 14 ... Switched from inline skating to speedskating ... Filmed the documentary "The Otherside"
Team USA Short Track Skaters Gain Exposure, Experience At Second Apolo Ohno Invitational
John Coon Nov. 14, 2015
Team USA wins relay bronze while Canada and China dominate; French skaters dedicate performance to Paris.
J.R. Celski Is Back From His Break And Ready To Race
Karen Rosen Oct. 01, 2015
The three-time Olympic medalist will compete at his first full competition in 17 months at the world cup qualifier.
Super Bowl Pick'em: Patriots-Seahawks
Jamie MacDonald Jan. 31, 2015
Super fans Thurmond, Bellamy, Raisman, Celski, Roenick, Daggett and more show love for their hometown teams.
Top 14 Of 2014: Sochi 2014 Olympic Winter Games
Paul D. Bowker Dec. 29, 2014
Amazing performances, charismatic athletes and social media made the 2014 Winter Games an event to remember.
U.S. Short Track Speedskaters Line Up For 2014-15 Season
Paul D. Bowker Nov. 06, 2014
The short track ISU World Cup season kicks off in Utah
US Speedskating Announces 2015 National Training Program
Aug. 22, 2014
Eddy Alvarez Hoping to Chase Diamond Dreams Following Sochi
June 10, 2014
Gallery: Sochi's 100 Most Memorable Images
June 03, 2014
Best Of U.S. Awards Show
April 11, 2014
Watch the entire Best of U.S. Awards Show that aired on NBC Sports Network
Gallery: Best Of U.S. Awards Red Carpet Arrivals
April 03, 2014
Team USA athletes arrived in style to the inaugural award show.
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