SHORT SKATING TO THE GOLD!
The Man Of The Hour In Short Track Speed Skating .
How it Started
Celski was born and raised in Salt Lake City ,Utah. At the age of 3, his parents strapped a pair of plastic roller skates, and that's where it all began . He started training for Short-Track at the age of 12.
J.R posted this pic of his motivation quote on twitter February 17, 2014
A Young J. R. Celski
J.R posted this pic of with his mom yesterday on Twitter. Follow him @jrcelski
Olyipian Chris Creveling posted this picture on twitter with J.R Celski . Which was also re twitted by Celski .
Raising an Olympian: J.R. Celski | P&G Thank You, Mom | Sochi 2014 Olympic Winter Games
J.R. Celski Continues His Dominance Winning The 500m | U.S. Olympic Trials Short Track Speedskating
Things About Speed Skating
Speed Skating Rules
Gloves are worn to protect skaters hand from blades. Goggles are used to protect their eyes from wind and ice chips but they are not mandatory. The helmet is used to prevent head injuries with other competitors. Protective wear offers Knee , shin, and neck guards protection . Skin Tight suit mould's the skater to prevent wind resistance.