Corie Stoddard is a World Champion

July 10, 2019, 11:30 a.m. (ET)

USS National Short Track Team Member Corinne Stoddard won her first world championship at the 2019 World Roller Games in Barcelona, Spain, today. Stoddard's time of 17:00.249 earned her a gold medal in the Junior 10K Elimination event. Her US teammate Paige Dawson finished 24th in the same event.

"I'm just amazed," Stoddard said. "It's the best day of my life!"

Later in the competition, Stoddard won silver in the 10K junior ladies points race!!

Stoddard trains at the Utah Olympic Oval in Kearns, UT, preparing for the 2022 Olympic Winter Games in Beijing.