4 Saskatchewan speed skaters on Team Canada

The Olympic long track team was announced in Calgary Wednesday and includes four athletes from Saskatchewan.
Long track speed skater Lucas Makowsky, from Regina, poses with school children after being named to Canada's team for the 2014 Sochi Olympics at a news conference in Calgary. (Jeff McIntosh/The Canadian Press)

The Olympic long track team was announced in Calgary Wednesday and includes four athletes from Saskatchewan.

They are:

  • Kali Christ, 22, from Regina.
  • William Dutton, 24, from Humboldt.
  • Marsha Hudey, 23, from White City.
  • Lucas Makowsky, 26, from Regina.

The individual events of the speed skating competition in Sochi run from Feb. 8 to Feb. 19. The men's and women's team pursuits begin Feb. 21, with medal races taking place the following day.