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The world’s fastest skaters meet in Calgary on February 25th-26th, 2017 to complete in the ISU World Sprint Speed Skating Championships.

The Olympic Oval, located on the University of Calgary campus, is a world class speed skating and high performance sport facility dedicated to the pursuit of excellence and health and wellness for all. Home to “The Fastest Ice in the World™”, 287 world records have been set at the Oval in both long and short track speed skating in the past 30 years. Every year, the best athletes from Canada and around the world train and compete at the Oval facility, and thousands of visitors, public skaters, and students benefit from the building’s amenities.