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Speedskaters: Coach abused athletes, officials failed to react

Complaints filed by more than a dozen current and former members of the U.S. Speedskating team — including five Olympic bronze medalists, pictured above — say verbal, physical and psychological abuse from coaches was relentless, and claim the federation shrugged off the athletes’ grievances and cheated on its taxes.

First Published Sep 14 2012 12:48 pm • Last Updated Dec 25 2012 11:32 pm

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