There is no minimum age. As long as you can skate, you can speed skate. Honestly, if your 1 years old, but yo can stand on skates and move forward... You could sign up for your local speed skating club.
Sixteen: 4 man bobsled,Biathlon, Curling, Men's Figure Skating, Women's Figure Skating, Pair's Figure Skating, Hockey, 18k Cross-Country Skiing, 50k Cross-Country Skiing, Ski Jumping, Nordic Combined Skiing, Speed Skating 500m, Speed Skating 1500m, Speed Skating 5000m, Speed Skating 10,000m, Combined Skiing
Figure Skating started being played in 1924 in the Winter Olympics.
The 1908 Games in London. When the Winter Olympics began in 1924, figure skating became an event in the Winter Olympics.
Yang Zhou represented China in the 2014 Sochi Olympics. She won the gold medal in the women's 1500 short track speed skating event.
People began speed skating as a Olympic event in 1924 but only men can compete. Women can compete in 1974 for speed skating.
She started skating in 1998.
He stated speed skating at 10 years old at his local skating club.
The minimum possible age to be in the Olympics is 14. You have to turn 14 by the time the games start.
•Speed skating began in Holland in the 13th century as a form of transportation. Speed skating is both elegant and fast. the first use of skates can be dated back to 1743 at a show in London.
apolo ohno started speed skating when he was 12. He also swam, but preferred speed skating. His single dad (divorced parents) encouraged him to play sports to keep him busy.
Events that have been competed since the first Winter Olympics in 1924: 1) Men's singles figure skating. 2) Women's singles figure skating. 3) Mixed pairs figure skating. 4) Four man bobsleigh. 5) Men's ice hockey. 6) Men's 50 km cross country skiing. 7) Nordic combined. 8) Men's normal hill ski jumping. 9) Men's 500 meter speed skating. 10) Men's 1500 meter speed skating. 11) Men's 5000 meter speed skating. 12) Men's 10000 meter speed skating. Both figure skating and ice hockey were competed before the start of the Winter Olympics in 1924. Ice hockey debuted at the 1920 Summer Games in Antwerp and figure skating debuted at the 1908 Summer Games in London. Once the Winter Olympics were established, both switched from the Summer Games to the Winter Games.
Because he wanted to win a gold medal for Canada in the Olympics/
I'm not sure what your talking about, but as you go to the start it's: "go to the start.... reaaady.....GO!!"
1924 Winter Games in Chamonix ... 13 women competed, all in figure skating.
You can compete at any age, assuming that you can stand up on skates. Competitions make sure that younger kids aren't thrown in with the sixteen year olds, and it's actually good to start early. For the olympics, though, the minimum age is 15.
No. She has cut back on her skating schedule to start a family and pursue other interests.
the 2010 winter Olympics will be the 12th of feb. till the 28th of feb.it will be in vancover Canada. it will be the 21st winter Olympics. this will be the third Olympics hosted in Canada. the events are:Alpine skiingBiathlonBobsleighCross-country skiingCurlingFigure skatingFreestyle skiingIce hockeyLugeNordic combinedShort track speed skatingSkeletonSki jumpingSnowboardingSpeed skatingto find out more reaserch at wikipedia.com
Sort of... Every where in the world, while short track speed skating you need to wear a helmet. Where as Olympic style Long track, doesn't usually mass start long track doesn't either, unless your in quebec, where you do need one.
She start ice skating at the age 5.
Figure skating started in 1872 .
She loved figure skating
They started skating in 1994. And began skating with Scott Moir in 1997