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Beijing Olympics: Moments from men's speed skating(45 images)

China's Tingyu Gao sets a new Olympic record with a time of 34.32. Sweden's Nils van der Poel sets a new world record at 12:30.74. Kjeld Nuis of the Netherlands sets a new Olympic record in the men's 1500m. And skater Ziwei Ren gives China its first-ever gold medal in the men's 1000m, among the highlights of men's speed skating at the 2022 Beijing Winter Olympics.

Members of the gold medal Canadian team celebrate as they take the podium during the venue ceremony for the men's 5000m relay short track speed skating finals at the Capital Indoor Stadium at the Beijing Winter Olympics on February 16. Photo by Richard Ellis/UPI
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Members of the South Korean team take a selfie with the Canadian and Italian teams. South Korea won the silver medal and Italy the bronze. Photo by Richard Ellis/UPI
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Janghyuk Park of South Korea leads a tight pack. Photo by Richard Ellis/UPI
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Steven Dubois of Canada (16) stays ahead of South Korea during the bell lap. Photo by Richard Ellis/UPI
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