Speed Skating Daily: Men’s 5000m

Saturday, February 13, 2010 // 0 Comments

Sven Kramer and Bob de Jong, both of the Netherlands, make ready for the 5000m Sven Kramer should win the men’s 5000m today, but Bob de Jong could cause an upset, as [more...]

Dutch TV

Thursday, February 11, 2010 // 0 Comments

Those few of you who know me and live in the Netherlands know that I often inadvertently appear on Dutch television. This is mostly because I get press passes to speed [more...]

Selection News

Wednesday, February 3, 2010 // 1 Comment

Josh on his way to a 6:27.03 in the 5000m There has been a great deal of anxiety surrounding the final list of competitors for speed skating in the upcoming Olympic Winter [more...]


Friday, January 22, 2010 // 0 Comments

I am slowly becoming more proficient at this whole video-editing business. I’m probably also getting slightly better with the actual shooting as well, although the [more...]

Fire Up Dan

Tuesday, December 15, 2009 // 0 Comments

Dan getting ready on the start line This was a motivational “speech” given to Daniel Greig just prior to his 1000m race at Salt Lake City. It was his last chance [more...]

Curiouser and Curiouser

Wednesday, December 2, 2009 // 12 Comments

file photo Late last night, I came across a piece of information which struck me as unusual. While perusing Frank Anderson’s blog on the progress of Australian long [more...]

A Mathematician’s Apology

Monday, November 30, 2009 // 7 Comments

I will get straight to the point – it is now mathematically impossible for me to make it to the Vancouver Winter Olympic Games. I would like to apologize to all those [more...]

On Skating at Altitude

Friday, October 2, 2009 // 5 Comments

It is a well-known fact of speed skating that higher altitudes mean faster times. At least that’s what we believed. Strangely, it has surfaced that certain elements [more...]
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