Object 2002.008.020 a-d

Speed skates

Speed skates

A pair of leather ‘Viking’ speed skates with metal blades. These were worn by Yellowknife speed skater Glen Skibstad when he won gold and bronze medals at the 1984 and 1986 Arctic Winter Games.

Object Details
Accession No.2002.008.020 a-d
MakerJ. Havekotte, Amsterdam
Culture
Region
LocationYellowknife, Great Slave Lake
Date1980s