Apr 19, 2015

Ice dancer Cathy Reed announces retirement

Ice dancer Cathy Reed, who skated for Japan at both the 2010 Vancouver Olympics and the 2014 Sochi Games, said on Sunday she will retire from competition. The 27-year-old said she had made up her mind to call it quits after the World Figure ...

Speed skater Kato claims 500-meter national title

Oct 26, 2013

Speed skater Kato claims 500-meter national title

Joji Kato, the Vancouver Olympic bronze medalist in the men’s 500 meters, won his second straight title on Saturday at that distance at the Japan speed skating national championships. Kato, who won his seventh career title, totaled 1 minute, 10.44 seconds over his two ...