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2010 Winter Olympic Games, Vancouver, CanadaFebruary 12-28
 
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Tucker Fredricks

Tucker Fredricks

  • Sport: Olympic Speed Skating
  • Nation: United States of America
  • DOB: April 16, 1984
  • Hometown: Janesville, WI
  • Career Highlights: Fredericks is the U.S. record holder in 500 meters, making him a serious medal contender in Vancouver. He finished 25th in the 500 at the 2006 Winter Games in Turin. Fredericks, the 2008 U.S. champion in the 500, finished 10th at the 2009 World Sprint Championships and fifth at the World Single Distance Championships. He earned a bronze medal in the 500 at the WSDC in 2007. A two-time World Junior champion (2002 and 2003), Fredericks earned a spot on the 2006 Olympic team just four years after graduating from high school.
  • Olympic History: 2006
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