The 2012 Youth Olympic Winter Games (YOG) are underway in Innsbruck, Austria. US Speedskating is proud to have three of our junior athletes representing Team USA - Clare Jeong (long track) and Thomas Insuk Hong and Sarah Warren (short track). US Speedskating coach Joe Rohraff, is serving as the U.S. YOG Speedskating Coach and Team Leader.
Long track and short track competitions will take place during that week. In short track, competition will feature the 500m, 1000m, and for the first time, a Mixed-NOC Team Relay, where teams will consist of two women and two men from different countries. Long track skaters will compete 500m, 1500m and 3000m distances and a Mass Start race.
Good luck to Clare, Thomas, Sarah, and thank you to Joe!
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Speedskating Event Schedule (includes events Team USA is scheduled for competition. All times CET)
11:00 Women’s 3000m
11:00 Women’s mass start
17:00 Women's 1000 m Quarterfinals
17:16 Men's 1000 m Quarterfinals
17:47 Women's 1000 m Semifinals
18:18 Men's 1000 m Semifinals
18:49 Women's 1000 m Finals
19:22 Men's 1000 m Finals
10:00 Women's 500 m Quarterfinals
10:12 Men's 500 m Quarterfinals
10:39 Women's 500 m Semifinals
11:06 Men's 500 m Semifinals
11:33 Women's 500 m Finals
12:02 Men's 500 m Finals
17:35 Mixed Team Relay Semifinals
19:40 Mixed Team Relay Finals