Sport: Long Track Speedskating
Discipline: 500m, 1000m, 1500m, 5000m
Hometown: Chicago, Illinois
College: Northern Michigan University, Marquette
- 2014 Olympic Winter Games, 8th in men's 1,000m, 11th in men's 1,500m, 24th in men's 500m,
- 2010 Olympic Winter Games, gold medal in men's 1000m, silver medal in men's 1500m, 12th in men's 5000m, withdrew in men's 500m
- 2006 Olympic Winter Games, gold medal in men's 1000m, silver medal in men's 1500m, 7th in men's 5000m
- 48-time World Cup 1000m medalist (41 gold, seven silver)
- 26-time World Cup 1500m medalist (21 gold, four silver, one bronze)
- 13-time World Cup allround gold medalist
- Five-time World Cup team pursuit medalist (three gold, two silver)
- Six-time World Allround Championships 500m medalist (two gold, two silver, two bronze)
- Six-time World Single Distance Championships 1500m medalist (three gold, three silver)
- Six-time World Single Distance Championships 1000m medalist (three gold, three bronze)
- Four-time World Allround Championships allround medalist (two gold, one silver, one bronze)
- Four-time World Allround Championships 1500m medalist (four gold)
- Three-time World Sprint Championships overall medalist (one gold, two bronze)
10 Superstar Winter Athletes Looking To Leave Their Mark On 2017
Karen Price Jan. 09, 2017
Winter sports are heating up with one year to go until PyeongChang.
Heather Bergsma Wins Gold; Brittany Bowe And Shani Davis Return To The Podium
Craig Bohnert Dec. 11, 2016
With his first 1,000-meter medal in three seasons, Davis became the third-oldest medalist at that distance.
At Age 46, KC Boutiette Becomes Oldest Speedskater Ever To Earn World Cup Medal
Craig Bohnert Nov. 20, 2016
Boutiette earned silver in the mass start, while Team USA claimed four medals on the final day in Nagano.
Meet The U.S. Long Track Speedskating World Cup Team
Paul D. Bowker Nov. 09, 2016
The 16-person team includes 10 Olympians with 19 Olympic appearances and five Olympic medals among them.
Team USA Features 10 Olympians For Long Track Speedskating World Cup Circuit
Craig Bohnert Oct. 18, 2016
The 16-member squad is highlighted by Olympic champ Shani Davis and world champ Heather Bergsma.
Bergsma And Bowe Lead Team USA To Five Medals At World Single Distance Speedskating Championships
Darci Miller Feb. 14, 2016
After a 30-medal world cup season, Bergsma and Bowe added five world championship medals to their haul.
Team USA's 15 Top Comeback Stories Of 2015
Karen Rosen Dec. 31, 2015
From Armstrong to Douglas, Butler to Phelps, see who returned to the top of their game this year and how.
Bowe Reclaims 1,000-Meter Speedskating World Record From Best Friend Bergsma
Darnell Dickson Nov. 22, 2015
The U.S. long-trackers broke each other’s world records set last week.
Heather Bergsma Breaks Brittany Bowe’s Week-Old 1,500-Meter Speedskating World Record
Brandon Penny Nov. 22, 2015
For the first time ever, U.S. women have set world records on consecutive weekends.
Watch Dem Speedskaters Whip ... From Wheels To Ice
Karen Price Nov. 19, 2015
The connection between elite inline speedskating and ice speedskating in the U.S. is strong and growing stronger.