Japan won two gold medals in front of a home crowd on the first day of the International Skating Union (ISU) Speed Skating World Cup in Obihiro.
The first leg of the International Skating Union World Cup Speed Skating season is set to begin in Obihiro in Japan as Olympic champions return to action.
Triple Olympian Jeanne Ashworth, the first American woman to win an Olympic medal in speed skating, has died after a three-year battle with pancreatic cancer.
World champion and Olympic silver medallist Valérie Maltais has officially switched from short track speed skating to long track.
David Morrison has been appointed coach, athlete and competition development manager at Speed Skating Canada.
Dutch long track speed skating coach Geert Kuiper has joined Speed Skating Canada as a technical coach advisor.
Concerns about the use of legal thyroid hormones for a performance enhancing benefit by top athletes have been raised by the Royal Dutch Skating Association (KNSB).
Underground construction has been completed at the 2022 Winter Olympic Games speed skating venue in Beijing as officials promised the arena would have a sustainable legacy for the Chinese capital.
Olympic long track speed skater Josie Morrison has announced her retirement from the sport at the age of just 24.
A six-time Olympic medallist has led Dutch opposition to the International Skating Union (ISU) plan to hold a combined Speed Skating World Championships each year rather than separate sprint, all-around and single distance events.
International Skating Union (ISU) technical delegates have visited the construction site for the Beijing 2022 speed skating venue.
South Korean Olympic speed skating champion Lee Seung-hoon has reportedly been accused of assaulting two team-mates.
The South Korean Sports Ministry have concluded that no bullying took place during a controversial speed skating race at this year's Pyeongchang 2018 Winter Olympics.
US Speedskating have confirmed their coaching team through to the Beijing 2022 Winter Olympics, with Ryan Shimabukuro returning to the set-up.
The International Skating Union (ISU) have announced a four-year partnership with sports marketing agency House of Sports BV.