Short track speed skating facts for kids
3000 meters short track relay during the 2014 Winter Olympics
|Highest governing body||International Skating Union|
|Equipment||ice skates, helmet, gloves, suit, shin guards, neck guard, safety glasses|
1992 - present
Short track speed skating is a type of ice speed skating. In competitions, multiple skaters (usually between four and six) skate on an oval ice track. The track is 111.12 metres all the way around. The rink itself measures 60 m by 30 m.
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