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Long track speed skater Ted-Jan Bloemen of Calgary, AB, broke the Men’s 5000m National Record that he’s owned since last year, Saturday, September 24, at Calgary’s Olympic Oval Fall Classic competition.

The best short track speed skaters in Canada will battle this weekend for the privilege of representing the country at the first four World Cup stages of the 2016-2017 season, including the first to be held on home soil in Calgary, November 4-6, as they will take part in the Fall World Cup Selections, September 23-25, at Maurice-Richard Arena in Montreal.

Former Short Track Speed Skating National Team Member Jean-François Monette of Montreal (Rivière-des-Prairies - Pointe-aux-Trembles borough), who now lives in Saint-Mathieu-de-Beloeil, QC, has been named on the International Skating Union (ISU) Disciplinary Commission.

Fans of action-packed and eventful racing from the Calgary area can now get their tickets for the ISU Short Track World Cup to be held November 4-6, 2016, at the Olympic Oval in Calgary.

Speed Skating Canada wishes to congratulate and applaud the Government of Canada, the Government of Québec and the City of Quebec for today’s announcement of their formal commitment to move forward with the construction of a new covered ice oval facility in Quebec City.

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2016/09/26
Calgary, September 26, 2016 – Long track speed skater Ted-Jan Bloemen of Calgary, AB, broke the Men’s 5000m National Record that he’s owned since last year, Saturday, September 24, at Calgary’s Olympic Oval Fall Classic competition.Bloemen skated the 5000m in 6:11.64, lowering his previous mark of...

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Hometown: Toronto, ON
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Hometown: St. Félicien, Que.
Track type: Short
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