Speed Skating

Olympics winter sport

Main idea

The most important thing about speed skating is that it is a Winter Olympics sport

Detail #1

Speed skating is a event that two people compete on ice with skates. It was started in Holland 1200s. In early Dutch skaters discovers how to go fast on skates in speed skating. A person name Gratin Boucher won three gold medals, which included 500m, 1000m, 1500m, 3000m, and 10,000m and the most important thing about speed skating is that it is a Winter Olympics sport.

How they train the skaters

They go to different gym to train and different best skaters to help them and then the couches really help them.

How they cheat

Sometimes coaches cheat by giving their players some drugs to run fast, and also cheat by blocking the players and by pushing the players.
Korean speed skater incredibly fast, 35 laps (14000m)