Short Track Speed Skating is best known for Steven Bradbury’s remarkable gold medal at the 2002 Salt Lake City Winter Olympics making him famous the world round. It was the second medal for Bradbury winning bronze as part of the men’s short track relay in 1994.
Two Australians - Deanna Lockett and Pierre Boda - competed at this year’s Sochi 2014 Winter Olympics. Lockett recorded a top-10 result when she finished 9th in the 1000m. Both Olympians will compete at the Australian Open.