An Olympic hopeful training at the brand new Richmond Speed Skating Oval near Vancouver. This venue will be used for long track speed skating in next year’s winter games.
I thought this scene epitomizes the typical Olympic athlete’s life. Long hours of training by themselves in relative anonymity. It is kind of ironic, if he does make the Olympic team as expected, millions of people from around the world will one day watch him skate on this same ice surface. On this day, it was only Janine and I, along with his friendly girlfriend.Read More