List of famous male short track speed skaters, listed by their level of prominence with photos when available. This greatest male short track speed skaters list contains the most prominent and top males known for being short track speed skaters. There are thousand of males working as short track speed skaters in the world, but this list highlights only the most notable ones. Historic short track speed skaters have worked hard to become the best that they can be, so if you're a male aspiring to be a short track speed skater then the people below should give you inspiration.
Examples include Cory Rasmussen and Chris Finlin.While this isn't a list of all male short track speed skaters, it does answer the questions "Who are the most famous male short track speed skaters?" and "Who are the best male short track speed skaters?"
Apolo Anton Ohno is a retired American short track speed skating competitor and an eight-time medalist in the Winter Olympics. Raised by his father, Ohno began training full-time in 1996. He has been the face of short track in the United States since winning his medals at the 2002 Winter Olympics. At the age of 14, he became the youngest U.S. national champion in 1997 and was the reigning champion from 2001–2009, winning the title a total of 12 times. In December 1999, he became the youngest skater to win a World Cup event title, and became the first American to win a World Cup overall title in 2001, which he won again in 2003 and 2005. He won his first overall World Championship title at ...more
Birthplace: Federal Way, Washington, United States of America
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Blake Skjellerup is a short track speed skater. ...more
Birthplace: Christchurch, New Zealandsee more on Blake Skjellerup
Sjinkie Knegt is a Dutch short-track speed-skater. ...more
Birthplace: Bantega, Kingdom of the Netherlandssee more on Sjinkie Knegt