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Skaters compete during the Speed Skating China Open, a test event for the 2022 Winter Olympics, at the National Speed Skating Oval in Beijing, Saturday, Oct. 9, 2021. The venue will host speed skating competition at the upcoming 2022 Beijing Winter Olympics. (AP Photo/Mark Schiefelbein)
Short track speedskating is already thrilling with its high-speed crashes and elbows flying. Now, there’s a new event adding to the chaos with…
Make room on the podium for countries other than the Netherlands at the speedskating oval in Beijing.
FILE - United States' Brittany Bowe skates during the women's 1000-meter World Cup speedskating race at the Utah Olympic Oval, Saturday, Dec. 4, 2021, in Kearns, Utah. The most successful U.S. Winter Olympic sport has won just one medal since 2010. But the Americans have a chance to claim a handful in Beijing. Erin Jackson is the favorite to win the 500 meters and Brittany Bowe is a similar threat in the 1,000. (AP Photo/Rick Bowmer, File)
Decades into a decorated speedskating career, Claudia Pechstein is still achieving firsts.
FILE - United States' Joey Mantia skates during the men's 1500-meter World Cup speedskating race at the Utah Olympic Oval Saturday, Dec. 4, 2021, in Kearns, Utah. Mantia is the gold-medal favorite in the 1,500 and his veteran presence guides the U.S. as a favorite in the team pursuit.(AP Photo/Rick Bowmer, File)
FILE - Japan's Wataru Morishige skates during the men's 500-meter World Cup speedskating race at the Utah Olympic Oval Sunday, Dec. 5, 2021, in Kearns, Utah. Japan has medal contenders on the men's and women's side, including sprinter Wataru Morishige. (AP Photo/Rick Bowmer, File)
FILE - Jordan Stolz, of the United States, celebrates his second place finish following the men's 1000-meter competition at the ISU World Cup speedskating event in Calgary, Alberta, Sunday, Dec. 12, 2021. Stolz is the youngest U.S. Olympic speedskater, joining Eric Heiden and Emery Lehman, who also were 17 at their first games. (Jeff McIntosh/The Canadian Press via AP, File)
FILE - From left, Maame Biney, Kristen Santos, Corinne Stoddard and Julie Letai compete in the women's 500-meter finals during the U.S. Olympic short track speedskating trials, on Dec. 19, 2021, in Kearns, Utah. The only returning Olympian is Maame Biney, born in Ghana and raised in Virginia . Santos is the lone American skater ranked in the world's top 10 in any event (AP Photo/Rick Bowmer, File)