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Chris Scheels

Full name: Christine "Chris" Scheels
Gender: Female
Height: 5-2.5 (160 cm)
Weight: 119 lbs (54 kg)
Born: February 7, 1977 in West Allis, Wisconsin, United States
Affiliations: WASSC, West Allis (USA)
Country: USA United States
Sport: Speed Skating


Chris Scheels was an all-around speedskater who competed at the 1994 Lillehammer Winter Olympics when she was only 17-years-old. She competed four times at the World Junior All-Around (1993-96), winning a bronze medal in 1995, and placing eighth in 1994. In addition to her Olympic appearance, Scheels also competed at the 1995 World All-Around Championships. Scheels stopped skating competitively while still a teenager and never reached her potential.


Games Age City Sport Event Team NOC Rank Medal
1994 Winter 17 Lillehammer Speed Skating Women's 3,000 metres United States USA 21

Women's 3,000 metres

Games Age City Sport Country Phase Unit Rank T 2c 6c 1k 1.4k 1.8k 2.2k 2.6k
1994 Winter 17 Lillehammer Speed Skating United States Final Standings 21 4:34.14 20.77 54.96 1:30.52 2:07.04 2:43.60 3:20.29 3:57.21
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