Events

Short Track Speed Skating: 500m W/M + 3000m W/5000m M Relay + 2000m Mixed Team Relay

Details

Date:
January 20, 2023
Time:
4:00 pm - 8:40 pm
Location:
Olympic Center: 1932 Rink
2634 Main St
Lake Placid, NY 12946 United States

Men’s and Women’s 500m: In this event, four skaters complete 4.5 laps, at speeds up to 25mph, and “lean” into the corners to counter the 3.0 G-force. Racers attempt to get out in front at the start and maintain their position.
Mixed Team Relay: Two females will skate the first rounds of this race, and then two men skate the next two rounds. Skaters alternate this pattern until the end of the race.

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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