Events

Short Track Speed Skating: 1000m W/M + 3000m W/5000m M Relay

Details

Date:
January 21, 2023
Time:
4:00 pm - 8:30 pm
Location:
Olympic Center: 1932 Rink
2634 Main St
Lake Placid, NY 12946 United States

Men’s and Women’s 1000m Final: This is a race of four to five skaters, for nine laps. Racers attempt to get into a strategic position for the final sprint.
Women’s 3000m: This is the longest distance for women at the Games. The athlete focuses on increasing their speed in each of the 7.5 laps. They accelerate through the turns and maintain speed on the straights.

Men’s 5000m: This is the longest distance for men at the Games. Top skaters will target 29- to 30-second laps over 12.5 laps.

Gates open 1 hour prior to event start time.

About the Venue

Site of the 1932 and 1980 Olympic Games, including the legendary ‘Miracle on Ice’, the Olympic Center features three ice rinks: Herb Brooks Arena, Jack Shea Arena, and the USA Rink. It’s also home to the Lake Placid Olympic Museum.

Olympic Center: 1932 Rink

2634 Main St
Lake Placid, NY 12946 United States
(518) 523-1655
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