Skating all around the World
Skate sales increase in the Netherlands (and Germany)
Par alfathor | Le 26/04/2020 | 0 | 2433 While one might think that the coronavirus would stop skate sales, the trend seems to be quite different in many neighbouring countries. Here is an overview from Henk Schra, owner of a skate shop in the Netherlands...
Pakistan at the World Championships in Italy
Par alfathor | Le 26/09/2012 | 0 | 8323 Who does not remember the Pakistanis at the World championship in Yeosu in 2011? In South Korea, nobody missed the couple of Pakistani skaters race with old plastic roller skate shoes on Yeosu track. Have any things changed ever since Yeosu?
World Tour on the Track of Yeosu: Welcome to Australia!
Par alfathor | Le 22/09/2011 | 0 | 10198 And here is a new destination: We are now at the heart of the delegation of a country, the area of which is nearly twice as big as that of the European Union: Australia...
World Tour on the Track of Yeosu: The Argentinian Delegation
Par alfathor | Le 19/09/2011 | 0 | 11202 Let's go on with our world tour of the delegations attending the 2011 speed skating world championships in Yeosu (South Korea). Argentinia came with skaters of different categories. Let's see the place of skating in the Land of Football...
World Tour on the track of Yeosu: Welcome to Chile!
Par alfathor | Le 17/09/2011 | 0 | 11186 The skaters of this tricontinental country had to travel to a fourth continent to meet and confront the best skaters in the world of the discipline, in Yeosu, South Korea – thus in Asia. Let's meet the Chilean skaters...
World Tour on the Track of Yeosu: Venezuela
Par alfathor | Le 16/09/2011 | 0 | 10146 After a couple of stopovers in South-East Asia, let's pack our luggage for South America! What a journey: Indeed, to come from Caracas, the capital, to Yeosu, the Venezuelians had to stop over in Paris! Let's meet the South-American skaters...
World Tour on the Track of Yeosu: The South-East Asian delegations
Par alfathor | Le 08/09/2011 | 0 | 9683 This year, the 26th Games of South Asia will take place in Jakarta and Palembang, in Indonesia, from Nov. 11 to 22. For the first time in history, Speed Skating is officially part of the Games. Let’s have a look at the nations which are going to take part in the event...
World Tour on the track of Yeosu: The Singaporean Delegation
Par alfathor | Le 08/09/2011 | 0 | 11427 The delegation of this State-city of South-East Asia brought only one skater to South Korea, which didn’t make the Indonesians happy since they expected to get an idea of the general form of one of its main opponents for the South Asian Games! Why was Jireh Goh En Ci the one and only representative of Singapore to do the trip?
World Tour on the Track of Yeosu: The South-African delegation
Par alfathor | Le 05/09/2011 | 0 | 11069 After the two first stages in India and Pakistan, let’s pack our luggage for South-Africa: direction the top of the stands, above the finish line in a shady corner, to discover the South-African delegation and their ambitions...
World Tour on the Track of Yeosu: the Pakistani delegation
Par alfathor | Le 02/09/2011 | 0 | 8959 Let's carry on our tour of the unrecognized delegations present at the World Speed Skating Championships of Yeosu (South Korea). The Pakistani delegation is made of 10 athletes, 5 seniors and 5 juniors. They are all men, all students and they all speak fluent English…