Eric Heiden became a speed skating icon when he won five individual Olympic medals at the 1980 Lake Placid Winter Olympics.
China's Yu Jiyang, front, leads during a men's 1,000-meter quarter final race at the World Cup short track speed skating championship in Dresden, Germany.
For some reason, I really really love this shot!
Vintage speed skates
Denny Morrison in ISU Speed Skating Championships Day 2
Sven Kramer, I just luv the guy...
Charles Hamelin won a gold medal in short track speeding skating at the 2010 Vancouver Olympics.