Brittany Bowe wins second gold medal at World Cup Norway

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Brittany Bowe won the 1500m on Sunday, winning her second gold of the World Cup stop in Hamar, Norway.

Bowe, a two-time Olympian and Olympic bronze medalist, raced to 1:55.892 to win her fifth gold medal and 12th overall medal of the World Cup season.

The Netherlands’ Lotte van Beek and Joy Beune finished second and third, respectively.

“I’m really pleased with this weekend’s racing,” Bowe said through US Speedskating. “It was a great tune-up for the World Championships. I’m feeling strong, confident and ready to go head-to-head with the best in the world next weekend.”

Full results here. 

Bowe is the World Cup leader in both the 1000m and the 1500m going into the World Single Distance Championships in Inzell, Germany next weekend.

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