Athlete Profile

Mark Knoll, 25, of Regina is a seven-year veteran of the team, and Salt Lake will be his second Olympics. Knoll will be racing in the 5,000 and 10,000 metre races. He was a member of Canada's Olympic Team in 1998, and finished second overall twice at the World Junior Championships in 1995 and 1996. Knoll started skating at the age of four.