3 MEMBERS OF TEAM U-S-A… WILL TAKE PART IN THE OLYMPIC GAMES THIS WEEK. 3 3 CASEY:..MANY OF THE 15 SPORTS BEGIN TOMORROW AHEAD OF THE OPENING CEREMONIES.THIS MORNING — DAYBREAK TAKES YOU ON THE ICE — TO TEST OUT THE WORLD OF SPEED SKATING. 3 08481003SPEED SKATING IS THE FASTEST SPORT…….OF US LACING UP BEFORE SPORT…….OF US LACING UP BEFORE THE ICE….WITHOUT THE AID OF MECHANICAL OR WITHOUT THE AID OF GRAVITY…..OF US GETTING READY, HELMETS SKATES, WHATEVER WORKS…..THE FASTEST A HUMAN CAN GO WHEN THEY’RE ON SPEED SKATES.08484110YOU’LL SEE THE SHORT TRACK AND LONG TRACK SPEED SKATING. TWO COMPLETELY DIFFERENT SPORTS…. LONG 3 DIFFERENT 3 SPORTS…. LONG TRACK, TWO SKATERS ON THE TRACK AT A TIME, YOU’RE SKATING TRACK AT A TIME, YOU’RE SKATING TRACK AT A TIME, YOU’RE SKATING AGAINST TIME ONLY ESSENTIALLY….SHORT TRACK, TOTAL CHAOS, YOU CAN NEVER PREDICT WHO’S GOING TO WIN. 08452129EVERY SKATER IN THE WHOLE WORLD IS MEASURED BY HOW FAST YOU DO YOUR 500 METERS IN. 08385326THIS IS THE MOST DIFFICULT THING WE DO, THE CROSSING OVER……..IF YOU CROSS OVER AT MARKERS TWO, FOUR AND SIX THAT WILL GIVE YOU 180-DEGREE TURN.08381029 IT’S MUCH LIKE DANCING, IT’S RECOVER. OUT OVER RECOVER. 08383825THE MORE YOU THINK ABOUT IT, THE MORE DIFFICULT IT IS. SO JUST DO IT.08372420 YOU GOTTA HAVE EXTREME FOCUS, OR YOU WILL LOSE YOUR EDGE. 08475819YOU WANT A QUIET UPPER BODY09014618EVEN THE GREAT ONES FALL 08434026YOU’RE DOWN LIKE A TIGER READY TO POUNCE, YOU’RE GOING TO TAKE 8 RUNNING STEPS AT FIRST…CAUSE AFTER 8 YOUR FEET CAN NO LONGER GET PICKED UP THAT FAST, YOU HAVE TO START SKATING.”THAT’S FUN I DON’T WANNA STOP” NATS “I KINDA WANNA DO ONE MORE LAP, YEAH IT’S AWESOME” 3 ((ááCHATáá))CASEY:.. 3 TOMORROW WE’LL 3 KICK OFF OUR LIVE COVERAGE FROM KICK OFF OUR LIVE COVERAGE FROM PYONGCHANG.WE’LL HEAR FROM AARON NOLAN LIVE — STARTING AT 6 O’CLOCK. 3 HE’S IN SOUTH KOREA WITH JACK DOLES.HE’LL BE OUR GO-DOLES. HE’LL BE OUR GO-TO FOR LIVE COVERAGE ON DAYBREAK.AND AS JACK POINTED OUT… HE HAS SOME MOVES… 3

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