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short track speedskating

Mar 5, 2013 — Andy Gabel, a former Olympian and previous president of U.S. Speedskating, has admitted he had an "inappropriate relationship with a female teammate" when she was 15 and he was 33.
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Oct 12, 2012 — Jae Su Chun says he did not verbally or physically abuse his skaters. He also denies telling one athlete to damage a competitor's skates. But he does apologize for not reporting the incident.
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Oct 11, 2012 — They have been accused of physically abusing skaters and failing to report that one athlete sabotaged a Canadian competitor's skates.
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Oct 5, 2012 — The organization also apologized to Canada for the "egregious" actions of one of its athletes.
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Sep 27, 2012 — U.S. skaters are split over allegations of abuse leveled against two coaches and a claim that a coach ordered the sabotage of a Canadian athlete's skates at an international competition last year. Twelve skaters are now part of a demand for arbitration that seeks the ouster of U.S. Speedskating's short track head coach Jae Su Chun, and an assistant.
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Sep 20, 2012 — In court documents, an American Bronze medalist is accused of following instructions and tampering with his competitor's skates.
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Sep 19, 2012 — Short track coach Jae Su Chun says he's innocent. But 19 active and former short track skaters are on record with their accusations. Two of them went to police as well.
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Sep 17, 2012 — Jae Su Chun has been accused by 19 current or former athletes of physical, verbal and psychological abuse. He disputes the allegations.
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