Speed Skating

 

 

                                                                

 

Registration for speedskating is now closed.

Speed Skating Qualifications for the 2016 Empire State Winter Games

Empire State Winter Games athletes for long or short track speed skating must:

1. Have a current U.S. Speedskating Member listing OR be enrolled in school in PA, NY, VT, NH, ME, MA, DE, RI, CT, VA, NJ or MD.

2. Go online to officially register and pay entry fee(s).

As of July 1, 2015, age determines which group entrants skate in.

SPEED SKATING REGISTRATION CLOSES JAN. 29.

SCHEDULE

  • Friday, Feb. 5: 5 to 9:45 p.m., long track at the Olympic Oval in Lake Placid, New York
  • Saturday, Feb. 6: 7:30 a.m. to 1 p.m., long track at the Olympic Oval
  • Saturday, Feb. 6: 5:30 to 10:30 p.m., short track at the Olympic Center 1932 Rink in Lake Placid, New York
  • Sunday, Feb. 7: 8 a.m. to 1 p.m., short track at the Olympic Center 1932 Rink

SPEEDSKATING CLASSES AND EVENTS

Long track, Olympic style

 

 

 

 

Pre-scholastic B (10 and under)

100

500

600

1100 Top 4

Pre-scholastic A (11 and 12)

500

600

1100

1400 Top 4

Scholastic C (13-14)

500

1000

1500

3000 Top 4

Scholastic B (15-16)

500

1000

1500

3000 Top 4

Scholastic A (17-18)

500

1000

1500

3000 Top 4

Open (19-30)

500

1000

1500

3000 Top 4

Masters (31+)

500

1000

1500

3000 Top 4

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

Short track single-distance format 
Two-round system, H to F
Top six for distance 4

 

 

 

 

Classes

Distance 1

Distance 2

Distance 3

Distance 4

Pre-scholastic C (8 and under)

111

222

333

S444

Pre-scholastic B (9 AND 10)

222

333

444

S500

Pre-scholastic A (11 AND 12)

333

444

500

S777

Scholastic C (13-14)

333

500

777

S1000

Scholastic B (15-16)

500

1000

777

S1500

Scholastic A (17-18)

500

1000

777

S1500

Open (19-30)

500

1000

777

S1500

Masters (31+)

500

1000

777

S1000