Friday, November 14, 2008

ISU World Cup Heerenveen Annoucement

Written by T Dobbin
Today is the start of the second ISU World Cup for 2008 in Heerenveen, Netherlands. There will be no starts for New Zealand in Heerenveen due to no availablity for setting a qualifing time prior to this World Cup. The events start later on this afternoon with the program for this weekend as follows:

Friday 14th November 2008
Ladies 500 meter Final 1
Men's 500 meter Final 1
Ladies 3000 meter Final
Men's 1500 meter Final

Saturday 15th Novemebr 2008
Ladies 500 meter Final 2
Men's 500 meter Final 2
Ladies 1500 meter Final
Men's 5000 meter Final

Sunday 16th November 2008
Ladies 1000 meter Final
Men's 1000 meter Final
Ladies Team Pursuit
Men's Team Pursuit.

Keep posted for results from this weekends ISU World Cup in Heerenveen.

ISU World Cup Berlin Day 3

Written by T Dobbin
Results from the final day of the ISU World Cup in Berlin.

Ladies 1000 meter Final
1st Christine Nesbitt (Canada) 1:16.86
2nd Shannon Rempel (Canada) 1:17.11
3rd Laurine van Riessen (Netherlands) 1:17.21

Mens 1000 meter Final
1st Stefan Groothuis (Netherlands) 1:09.13
2nd Shani Davis (USA) 1:09.15
3rd Simon Kuipers (Netherlands) 1:09.30

Ladies Team Pursuit Final
1st Netherlands 3:04.34
2nd Germany 3:03.51
3rd USA 3:05.68

Mens Team Pursuit Final
1st Canada 3:47.29
2nd Germany 3:47.37
3rd Japan 3:48.02

For full results go to
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