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Daria Kachanova leads in points after Friday

Daria Kachanova from Russia leads ladies allround competition after two distances with a 1.71 point lead to Dutch Jutta Leerdam. Nan Sun from China holds currently third place with a 3.86 point difference to...

Jackpot for Netherlands in ladies 1500m

Netherlands took double victory in ladies 1500 meters. Jutta Leerdam won the gold medal with a winning time 2.07.29. Silver medal went to Sanne In ‘t Hof and Daria Kachanova from Russia were third....

Koki Kubo wins 500 meters

Japan won their first medal in the championships as Koki Kubo skated to victory in mens 500 meters. Winning time was 36.86. Gold medalist Kubo told that he is really happy and that it...

First Gold medal goes to Russia

Daria Kachanova from Russia won the first gold medal in the Junior Speed Skating Championships 2017. Opening event was the ladies 500 meters. She was the only one able to skate under 40 seconds...

Good weather continues on Wednesday

The good weather continued on Wednesday morning. The training hours in the morning were quite busy. The sun was shining and the temperature was around +1 Celsius after a bit colder night.    ...

Trainings continued in a sunny weather

It was sunny on Tuesday morning when many of the teams that have now arrived in Helsinki, did their first or second training in Oulunkylä ice rink. At least Korea, China, Japan, Canada, USA...

First teams visiting Oulunkylä

First teams to arrive in Helsinki were the USA and Canada. Both of the teams visited Oulunkylä on Monday morning. The team Canada was the first team on ice, while team USA did a...