Murmansk athletes won 4 medals at the ISU Speed Skating World Cup
On November 10-12, 2017 at the Thialf ice arena (the Netherlands at the ISU Speed Skating World Cup 4 medals were won by the Murmansk region athletes. The races included the 500 m, the 1000 m, the 1500 m, the team pursuit, the team sprint, the mass start, the 3000 m for women, the 5000 m for men. At the distance of 1000 m Pavel Kulizhnikov won gold with 1 min 07.97. Angelina Golikova won bronze at the distance of 500 m (37.67 sec). Russian women team won gold medals in team sprint (1 min 26.62), men team got bronze in team sprint (1 min 20.94). Governor of the Murmansk region Marina Kovtun congratulated the athletes and wished them new achievements.