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Milwaukee's Pettit Center to host 2022 long-track speedskating Olympic Trials

Posted at 2:27 PM, May 10, 2021
and last updated 2021-05-10 15:27:53-04

WEST ALLIS — The Pettit National Ice Center in West Allis will be hosting U.S. Speedskating's Olympic Trials for long track competition, TMJ4 News has learned.

TMJ4's Lance Allan reports the trials will be held Jan. 5-9, 2022 after the Pettit Center successfully hosted trials in 2018.

The Pettit Center held the trialsfor the first time in 2018 after 19 years. In years before that, most of the speedskating trials were held in Salt Lake City for the high elevation.

The Summer Olympics will be held in Tokyo this year after being postponed in 2020 due to the COVID-19 pandemic.

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