Nov 6, 2012
The latest news from the USOC - November 6
Heather Richardson won the 1,500- meter race on Nov. 4 to complete a five-race sweep at the U.S. Single Distance Long Track Championships in West Allis, Wis.
Richardson sweeps Long Track Championships
Heather Richardson added a second 500-meter victory and a record-setting win in the 1,000 Saturday to give her a sweep of the first four women's races at the U. S. Long Track Speedskating Championships.
Speedskaters shaken by undaunted by Moscow blasts
When the U.S. speedskating team landed in Moscow for their next race, coach Ryan Shimabukuro flipped on his cell phone and found it buzzing with missed calls, text messages and e-mails. Then he learned why everyone was trying to get in touch.
Bradford gets over mental bump
Rebekah Bradford finally dealt with the woman who'd been sabotaging her speed skating career.
Richardson wins 500, 1,000 for women
Richardson skated to a personal best in the 500, winning in 37.58 seconds over Rebekah Bradford and Lauren Cholewinski .