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Brittany Bowe

Speedskating

  • 2014
Name: Brittany Bowe
 

Sport:
Long Track Speedskating
Discipline:
500m, 1000m, 1500m, Team Pursuit
Hometown: Ocala, Florida
College:
Florida Atlantic University '10, Sociology and Social Science

Olympic Experience:
  • 2014 Olympic Winter Games, 6th in women's team pursuit, 8th in women's 1000m, 13th in women's 500m, 14th in women's 1500m

Career Highlights:

  • 2015 World Sprint Champion
  • 2015 World Champion 1500m
  • 2015 World Champion 1000m
  • 2015 Silver Medalist at World Championships 500m
  • 2014 Olympic Team Member
  • 2014 World Record Holder 1000m
  • 2014 World Record Holder 1500m
  • 2013-2015 World Cup Medalist 23 times

Personal:

  • Her speed skating career started after she saw friends and competitors (from inline) competing in the 2010 Olympic Games. It lit a fire in her to attempt to make her own life-long dream of becoming an Olympian a reality. 
  • She was a Division I College basketball player.
  • For Thanksgiving, no matter where she is in the world she finds time to think about how blessed she is and thank the Lord for all of the gifts He's given her. 
  • She loves being any place with water and sunshine. 

Learn more:
US Speedskating

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