Kristina Groves

Games year:
1995 – Canada Winter Games – Grande Prairie, Alberta
Canada Games:
  • Competed in 1995 Games for Team Ontario
  • Won the 3000m event in speed skating
  • Second in the 1500m speed skating event
  • Finished 10th in the 1000m speed skating eventPlaced 13th in the 500m speed skating event
  • Placed 13th in the 500m speed skating event

Career Highlights:

  • Has won 4 Olympic medals
  • 2 silver medals for the 1500m race (2006,2010)
  • Silver medal in the Team Pursuit in Turin (2006)
  • Bronze in the 3000m race in Vancouver (2010)
  • Holds the Women’s record with 13 career medals in the World Single Distances Championships
  • Speed Skating Canada’s Female Athlete of the Year (long track) from 2008 to 2010