This week: Junior World Championships Zakopane
19 February 2009
- From 20 - 22 february the ISU World Junior Championships speedskating will be organized by the Polish Speed Skating Union in Zakopane. More then 160 sakters from 22 countries came to this famous wintersport centre in the south of Poland. The Championships is very special because for the first time a championships single distances is held together with an allround championships. This means that the specialists will only skate on their own distance and in the meantime other skaters will compete for the full classification over four distances.