U.S. SKATING FOR GOLD

Short track speed skating in 2014 Sochi Olympics - Kyle Carr

Location of the 2014 Sochi Olympics

The location of this year's Olympics is located in beautiful Sochi, Russia.

Kyle Carr in the 2014 Olympics

27 year old Kyle Carr is competing in this year's 2014 Olympics in Sochi, Russia. His talent for short track speed skating has earned him a spot on Team USA. During the men's 5000m relay, Kyle was slated to race in the semifinals.

Kyle Carr Videos

In the video below you see Kyle Carr racing in the 2010 American Cup Final Short Track Men's 1000m
2010 American Cup Final Short Track Men's 1000m Quarter 2

Short track pratice

The video below shows how short track speed skating athletes practice.
How They Train: Speed Skating

History Of The Olympics

The Olympics had originated from Ancient Greece in 776 B.C. and some of the events they had were running, jumping, boxing, and etc. Today the Olympics have new sport/events that they do like figure skating, snowboarding, skiing, sledding, and etc. The links below shows sports held in ancient Greece and sports and held now.