Discussion

JR Celski earns World Cup spot

Updated: September 29, 2012, 8:54 PM ET
Associated Press

KEARNS, Utah -- JR Celski made an inside move with half a lap remaining to win the 1,000 meters and skated to an easy victory in the 1,500 for a sweep of the men's races Saturday at the U.S. Single Distance Short Track Speedskating Championships.

Skating for the splinter FAST team, Celski clinched a spot on the fall World Cup team. Jessica Smith, who remains part of the U.S. National Racing Program, also clinched a spot on the World Cup team. Smith was second to Lana Gehring in the 1500 ...

Read full story

Comments

You must be signed in to post a comment

Already have an account?

MORE OLYMPICS HEADLINES

MOST SENT STORIES ON ESPN.COM