The speed and long distance races began today at International Criterium of Gross-Gerau (Germany). The blue track has witnessed the 300 m, 500 m and 5 km points ...
500 m: the Belgian Bart Swings (Powerslide) has resisted Pelloquin Nicolas (Team France) and Gwendal Lepivert (Team France). Two other French skaters are after him: Nolan Beddiaf (RPM Poli) and Elton De Souza (RPM Poli). 4 French skaters in the top 5!
The second race is the 5,000-point. Bart Swings was also won this race. Fabio Francolini (EO Skates) is second and Brian Lepine (French team) took the third place. Felix Rihjnen (Powerslide Matter) got the 4th place and Nolan Beddiaf (RPM Poli) is fifth.
In the women's 300 m, the Korean Shin Young (Powerslide Korea) prevails before Laethisia Schimek (Powerslide World Team) and Jana Gegner (EO Skates).
500 m: once again Korea skaters double the bet with Seon Lim (Korea Powerslide) and So Young Shin (Korea Powerslide). The German Sabine Berg (Powerslide Matter World Team) arrived at the 3rd place.
At the 5,000-point, the German Mareike Thum (ERSG Darmstadt) prevails at Sabine Berg (Powerslide Matter World Team) and Jana Gegner (EO Skates). Nathalie Barbotin (Team France) finished fourth.
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