Sport: Long Track Speedskating
Discipline: 500m, 1000m, 1500m
Current Residence: Salt Lake City, Utah
- 2014 Olympic Winter Games, 6th in women's team pursuit, 7th in women's 1000m, 7th in women's 1500m, 8th in women's 500m
- 2010 Olympic Winter Games, 6th in women's 500m, 9th in women's 1000m, 16th in women's 1500m
- 15-time World Cup 1000m medalist (eight gold, six silver, one bronze)
- 11-time World Cup 500m medalist (four silver, seven bronze)
- 2013, World Cup overall 1000m champion
- 2013, World Sprint Championships overall champion
- 2012, U.S. Long Track Speedskating Championships sprint champion
- 2012, U.S. Single Distance Long Track Championships gold medalist (500m, 1000m, 1500m, 3000m)
- 2011, World Single Distance Speed Skating Championships 1000m bronze medalist
- 2011, World Cup overall 1000m champion
- 2011, U.S. sprint Champion
Fun Facts: Favorite food is Chick-Fil-A ... Wants to go to dental school after speedskating ... Plays volleyball and softball
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Dec. 01, 2016
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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.
Heather Bergsma Wins 1,000-Meter In Nagano For 30th World Cup Medal At That Distance
Craig Bohnert Nov. 19, 2016
Joey Mantia was fourth in the men’s 1,000, leading four U.S. men in the top 12.
Heather Bergsma Starts Long Track Speedskating World Cup Season With 2 Gold Medals
Brandon Penny Nov. 13, 2016
Mia Manganello returned to the sport after six years as a pro cyclist to a fourth-place finish.
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.
In One Of Team USA’s Greatest Rivalries, Speedskaters Bowe And Bergsma Cap Season With 45 Medals
Doug Williams March 15, 2016
The U.S. speedskaters traded accolades throughout the 2015-16 season.
Bowe And Bergsma Become First Teammates To Go 1-2 At Consecutive World Sprint Championships In 30 Years
Darci Miller Feb. 28, 2016
Bowe edged out Bergsma for the world title by less than half a point.
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.
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Jan. 05, 2016
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