Mitch Whitmore

Speedskating

Name: Mitchell Whitmore
Sport: Speedskating
Discipline(s): Long Track Speedskating
Height: 5-10
DOB: 12/18/1989
Hometown: Waukesha, Wisconsin
Olympic Experience
  • 2014 Sochi Olympic Winter Games - 2 x 500m 27th
  • 2010 Vancouver Olympic Winter Games - 2 x 500 37th
World Championship Experience
  • 2015-16 Long Track World Single Distance Championships Team Member - 2 x 500m 9th; 1000m 11th;
  • 2015-16 Long Track World Sprint Championships Team Member - 11th overall
  • 2014-15 Long Track World Single Distance Championships Team Member - 2 x 500m 11th;
  • 2014-15 Long Track World Sprint Championships Team Member - 15th overall
  • 2013-14 Long Track World Sprint Championships Team Member - 14th overall
  • 2012-13 Long Track World Sprint Championships Team Member - 12th overall
  • 2012-13 Long Track World Single Distance Championships Team Member - 1000m 22nd; 2 x 500m 23rd
  • 2011-12 Long Track World Sprint Championships Team Member - 31st overall
  • 2008-09 Long Track Junior World Championships Team Member - 500m gold
Other Career Highlights
  • 2016-17 Long Track National Sprint Team Member
  • 2015-16 World Cup Calgary - Team Sprint silver
  • 2015-16 World Cup Salt Lake City - 500m silver
  • 2015-16 Long Track Fall World Cup Team Member
  • 2015-16 Long Track Winter World Cup Team Member
  • 2015-16 Long Track National Sprint Team Member
  • 2014-15 Long Track National Sprint Team Member
  • 2014-15 Long Track Winter World Cup Team Member
  • 2014-15 Long Track Fall World Cup Team Member
  • 2013-14 Long Track National Sprint Team Member
  • 2013-14 Long Track Winter World Cup Team Member
  • 2013-14 Long Track Fall World Cup Team Member
  • 2012-13 Long Track National Sprint Team Member
  • 2012-13 Long Track Winter World Cup Team Member
  • 2012-13 Long Track Fall World Cup Team Member
  • 2011-12 Long Track National Sprint Team Member
  • 2011-12 Long Track Fall World Cup Team Member
  • 2011-12 Long Track Winter World Cup Team Member
Personal: Is a fan of the Chicago Bears (NFL) and Chicago Blackhawks (NHL) ... Loves playing video games in his free time ... Played many sports before skating including track, cross-country, tennis, soccer and baseball ... Wants to do something in either sports science or economics after he is done speed skating ... Has an American Flag/Olympic Rings tattoo on his back ... Started skating when he was nine years old ... Started speed skating because he saw an advertisement in the newspaper ... Sports idols: Dan Jansen & Tucker Fredricks ... Favorite place that speed skating has taken him: Inzell, Germany ... Favorite food: Chinese ... Favorite bands: Linkin Park, Backstreet Boys & N'SYNC ... Favorite animal: Pandas

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