Heather Bergsma of the U.S. competes during the women's 1,000 meters speedskating race at the Gangneung Oval at the 2018 Winter Olympics in Gangneung, South Korea.
Heather Bergsma of the U.S. competes during the women's 1,000 meters speedskating race at the Gangneung Oval at the 2018 Winter Olympics in Gangneung, South Korea. John Locher AP
Heather Bergsma of the U.S. competes during the women's 1,000 meters speedskating race at the Gangneung Oval at the 2018 Winter Olympics in Gangneung, South Korea. John Locher AP

North Carolina becomes a hotbed of Olympic speedskating

February 16, 2018 09:51 AM