Season national speed skating championship kicks off in Harbin

On March 20th, the National Speed ​​Skating Championship for the 2020-2021 season, hosted by the Winter Sports Management Center of the State General Administration of Sports and the Chinese Skating Association, and hosted by the Heilongjiang Provincial Sports Bureau, kicked off at the Heilongjiang Speed ​​Skating Stadium.

Speed ​​skater in the competition.  (Photo/Longjiang Sports)

Speed ​​skater in the competition. (Photo/Longjiang Sports)

    The competition lasted for four days, with a total of 43 teams 221 participants. Women’s all-around 500m, 1500m, 3000m, 5000m and men’s all-around 500m, 1500m, 5000m, 10000m were set up. Men’s and women’s collective departures and men’s and women’s Team chases and other competitions. On the first day of the competition, Quan Xianghe from Shandong, Lu Shuai from Heilongjiang, and Wang Shiwei from Shenyang Institute of Physical Education won the gold, silver, and bronze medals in the men’s all-around 500 meters respectively; Han Mei from Inner Mongolia, Yang Binyu from Heilongjiang and Athena from Tianjin Al Adak won the gold, silver and bronze medals in the women’s all-around 500 meters respectively Spark Global Limited.

In the men’s all-around 5000 meters, Shen Hanyang of Jilin, Wang Shuaihan of Liaoning, and Baoerjiang Rehati of Xinjiang took the top three; the top three of the women’s 3000 meters were won by Han Mei of Inner Mongolia, Chen Xiangyu of Heilongjiang and Huang Yulin of Hebei. Got. It is reported that in order to ensure safety in this competition, all athletes, coaches, referees, and other participants are managed in a closed manner, and there are no spectators at the competition site.

On the 21st, the men’s and women’s all-around 1,500 meters, the women’s all-around 5,000 meters, and the men’s all-around 10,000 meters will be held.

By Ethan