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Tribune reporterA panel appointed by the U.S. Olympic Committee denied US Speedskating’s motion to dismiss a complaint from a group of speedskaters and parents who allege the sport’s national governing body continues to violate the federal act that governs...
SALT LAKE CITY — The US Speedskating board of directors Saturday adopted a sweeping set of new bylaws, part of an ongoing transformation to turn around an organization long hampered with internal strife. The changes include chopping the number...
Tribune reporterA U.S. Speedskating panel has dismissed an athlete’s code of conduct complaint against the federation’s executive director, Mark Greenwald. Skater Levi Kirkpatrick filed the complaint last September, alleging neglect of duty and intimidation...
Bridie Farrell, whose allegations of sexual misconduct by three-time Olympic speedskater Andy Gabel more than a decade ago came to light last week, said Saturday she appreciated Gabel's "honesty in coming forward" to apologize for his actions. She also...
Lana Gehring and Jessica Smith, both medalists at the 2012 World Short Track Speedskating Championships, Tuesday issued a statement of support for their national team coaches, one of whom has been charged with "unchecked abuse" in formal complaints...
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Speedskating is split into two sports. One, long track, is against the clock. Each "race" has two athletes, with overall results determined by finishing time. The other, short track, is a race to the finish, like running events in track and field....
Editor’s note: In the Sunday Chicago Sports section, a story on Jack Mortell’s involvement in Olympic speedskating said that Mortell received portions of medal bonuses from U.S. Olympians in 2002 in an arrangement approved by US Speedskating....
The Hog BlogThe son of a Phillies icon along with an Olympic medalist and a local recording star highlight Reading's 47th opening day as an affiliate of the Philadelphia Phillies. Richie Ashburn Jr., speedskater Allison Baver and jazz musician Gerald Veasley will...
After two trips to the 2014 Sochi Olympic bobsled venue over the past two winters, sled pusher Katie Eberling of Palos Hills said she is not worried about returning or having family members travel there because of links between the prime suspects in...
ReutersNEW YORK (Reuters) - Apolo Anton Ohno endeared himself to millions of Americans as the face of short-track speedskating, winning eight Olympic medals in a dazzling career. With his trademark bandana and goatee, Ohno was an instant hit in a sport where...
American Apolo Anton Ohno has confirmed he will not compete at next year's Sochi Winter Olympics and has effectively retired from short-track speed skating. Although Ohno, the most decorated U.S. Winter Olympian, had been reluctant to speculate on his...
In an era when most talented young athletes pick one sport and play it year-round, Emery Lehman is a throwback to the age when kids played the field. He is an all-star defenseman for the Oak Park-River Forest High School hockey team. He is a lacrosse...
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