Wolf sets new world record in women’s 500 meters
CALGARY, Alberta — German speedskater Jenny Wolf beat her own world record in winning the women’s 500 meters at the Essent ISU World Cup.
Canada’s Jeremy Wotherspoon won the men’s 500 for his third victory in three races this season.
Wolf was timed in 37.02 seconds at the Olympic Oval, lowering her mark of 37.04 set March 10 in Salt Lake City. Wolf sped through the opening 100 meters in 10.13, also a world best.