If you ask any Winter Sports fan what they wish to compete in, they’ll be more than happy to choose skating. The thrill of watching the sport excites almost every Winter Olympic fan. The immense competitiveness amongst top athletes makes nearly every race as exciting as the best one. Short Track Speed Skating is one of the most challenging forms of skating laps with some rules in place to thwart the athletes and make the sport a notch more interesting than the other few.
The Short Track Speed Skating will kick start on 10th of February with the Women’s 3000m Relay in the morning and Women’s 500m and Men’s 1500m later in the day. On 13th February there will be Men’s 5000m Relay, Men’s 1000m and Women’s 500m. On 17th February there will be Men’s 1000m and Women’s 1500m. On 20th February, there will be Men’s 500m, Women’s 1000m, and women’s 3000m finals. On the last day, 22nd February, there will be Women’s 1000m, Men’s 500m, and Men’s 5000m relay finals.
Date Time Events
10th February 2018 19:00-21:50 Women’s 3000 m relay
Women’s 500 m
Men’s 1500 m
13th February 2018 19:00-21:30 Men’s 5000 m relay
Men’s 1000 m
Women’s 500 m
17th February 2018 19:00-21:55 Women’s 1500 m
Men’s 1000 m
20th February 2018 19:00-21:00 Women’s 1000 m
Men’s 500 m
Women’s 3000 m relay
22nd February 2018 19:00-21:45 Women’s 1000 m
Men’s 500 m
Men’s 5000 m relay
Historically speaking about it, Short Track Speed Skating debuted at the Winter Olympics in 1932 only as a mass start event. It gained a full Olympic Sports status just in 1988. Coming to the point, like every time, every fan is gonna try not to miss out a single bit of Short Track Speed Skating and to help them out this time, we’ve got this little information ready to let you about the schedule, venue, and most importantly the live stream.
Short track speed skating Live Stream
Short Track Speed Skating will have a lot of importance in the live stream schedule of the two significant broadcasters, NBC and EuroSport. Fans won’t have a very tough time looking up for a free live stream link as NBC, FOX, beIN Sports, EuroSport, ITV, BBC, Sky Sports, and many other broadcasters will be up with a live stream link on their respective websites. Apart from them, National Olympic Committees will also have a live stream link available for fans on their official sites.
Watch Short track speed skating Online
In some countries, however, there won’t be a single official live stream link. For those fans, there is always the option of using VPN gateways available on the internet. You can check out one of our previous posts regarding how to stream via VPN gateways without paying a single penny.
Streaming will be active right before the event.
Short track speed skating Live Updates
A total of eight Gold Medal events includes Men’s and Women’s events.
Completed Men’s events
Lim Hyo-jun of South Korea grabbed the Gold followed by Sjinkie Knegt (Netherlands) with Silver and Semion Elistratov (Olympic Athletes from Russia) with a Bronze medal.
Women’s Events Updates
We have the results of 500 metres event here: Arianna Fontana from Italy got the Gold medal, Yara van Kerkhof (Netherlands) won the Silver and Bronze medal for Kim Boutin of Canada.
Important: Don’t miss out today’s live medal events which include Ladies’ 1,500m Final A and Men’s 1,000m Final A.
There will be a total of 8 medal events taking place between 10th-22nd February at the 2018 Winter Olympic Games in Pyeongchang, South Korea. Individually both Men and women will be having a 500m, 1000m, and 1500m event each. Men will be having a 5000m relay while women will have a 3000m relay. The qualification will be based on 2017-18 World Cup that took place in the fall of 2017.
The venue for Short Track Speed Skating will be the Gangneung Ice Arena in Gangneung, South Korea from 10th-22nd February. A maximum of 120 athletes (60 men, 60 women) will be allowed to compete at all the 8 medal events combined.Subcribe Now