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U.S. Speed Skaters to Watch In Vancouver

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Katharine Reutter - US Speed Skating Champion

Katharine Reutter - US Speed Skating Champion

Photo by Harry How - Getty Images
There are certain speed skaters from the United States that fans should especially pay attention to at the Vancouver 2010 Olympic Games.

Short Track Ladies:

  • Katherine Reutter, US Short Track Speed Skating Champion
  • Kimberly Derrick, Alyson Dudek and Allison Baver also have a good chance and might surprise everyone.

Short Track Men:

  • Apolo Ohno and J.R. Celski are expected to win medals. Celski had a serious injury, but he looks to be approaching full strength as the Olympics gets closer.
  • Jordan Malone and Travis Jayner also have a good chance and might surprise everyone.

Speed Skating (Long Track) Ladies:

  • Jen Rodriguez is best bet in 1000 or 1500m
  • Heather Richardson has a good chance and might surprise everyone.

Speed Skating (Long Track) Men:

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