Speed skating Sophie hits townSophie Muir is Australia's first female speed skater Sophie Muir and she is excited and overwhelmed to be part of the Games after taking up the sport just over a year ago.
Best of Torino 2006 - Speed SkatingThe sport of short track speed skating originates from the speed skating events held with mass starts
Germany wins the team PursuitGermany Women's Speed Skating team with (l-R) Sabine Voelker, Claudia Pechstein, Lucille Opitz, Anni Friesinger poses with their Gold Medal in the Speedskating Ladies' Team Pusuit.
Ireen wins the 3000m finalIreen Wust of Holland jumps for joy as she steps up to recieve the Gold medal in the women's 3000m speed skating.
Canada's gold and silver medallists
Clara Hughes of Canada (L) and Cindy Klassen of Canada celebrate winning Gold and Silver after the 5,000 meters women's Speed skating final.
Marianne wins goldMarianne Timmer of the Netherlands celebrates winning the Gold Medal in the women's 1000m speed skating final. Timmer won the Gold Medal.
Bob de Jong wins the 10000m FinalBob de Jong of the Netherlands celebrates winning the gold medal with a time of 13:01.57 in the 10,000 meter men's speed skating final.
Gold medal winner Chad HedrickMen's 5000m Speed Skating gold medal winner Chad Hedrick of the United States celebrates.
Enrico Fabris celebrates his 1500m gold medalEnrico Fabris of Italy celebrates winning the Gold Medal in the men's 1500m speed skating final.
1000m Speed Skating medallists
Shani Davis of United States receives the Gold medal (C) with team mate Joey Cheek (R) receiving the Silver medal and Erben Wennemars of The Netherlands (L) receiving the Bronze medal in the men's 1000m speed skating final.
Joey Cheek wins goldJoey Cheek of the United States celebrates wining the Gold medal in the men's 500m speed skating final during Day 3 of the Turin 2006 Winter Olympic Games on February 13, 2006 at the Oval in Turin, Italy.
Vancouver Venues GalleryThe venues for the Vancouver 2010 Games are outstanding. View them here.
Richmond Olympic Oval
The Richmond Olympic Oval is located 14 kilometres south of downtown Vancouver. The oval will be home to the 400 metre speed skating track for the 2010 Olympic Winter Games.
Meet Richard GoerlitzRichard Goerlitz is a long track speed skater vying for Vancouver selection.
Meet Elliot Shriane
Short Track driver Elliot Shriane is a Vancouver hopeful
Trackside - Richmond Olympic Oval
The magnificent speed skating track inside the Richmond Olympic Oval, Vancouver.
Richmond Olympic Oval is the Speed Skating Oval venue in Vancouver and boasts a number of eco-friendly aspects helping to make the Games green.
Foxtel Launch Vancouver 2010 CoverageIn an Australian first Foxtel will have four high definition channels beaming pictures of every Olympic gold medal live and every Australian competing live, during the Vancouver Winter Games in February 2010. Foxtel is the pay TV, internet and mobile