Speed Skating

Speed Skating athletes race against each other in this fast-paced sport with events offered for beginner and advanced skaters. Worldwide, more than 57,000 athletes compete. Here in Delaware, training takes place during the spring with the Winnie Spence Memorial Speed Skating Competition held at the Dover Skating Center in late April/early May.

For more information, contact:
New Castle - Connie Callahan- conniecallahan13@gmail.com
Kent  - Dave Manwiller  - sode.kent@gmail.com


The Winnie Spence Memorial Speed Skating Competition is held in early May at the Dover Skating Center.



Special Olympics Delaware offers the following speed skating events:

  • 30-meter Slalom
  • 30-meter Straight
  • 100-meter
  • 300-meter
  • 500-meter
  • Relays