BEIJING (AP) — Dashing through traffic, weaving around tight corners, avoiding potential disasters with every relay exchange. China won its first gold medal at the Beijing Games by winning the Olympic debut in the mixed team relay in short track speed skating.
Asia is a hotbed of the sport known as ice roller derby, although Saturday night’s typically rowdy atmosphere was greatly dampened by COVID-19 restrictions at Olympic venues.
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