Carlijn Achtereekte was the surprise winner of the gold medal in the 3,000 speed skating event at the Pyeongchang Winter Olympics on Saturday, as the Dutch women swept the board.And boy, do they have big thighs!
Achtereekte, who won the race in 3.59.21, narrowly beat team mate and defending champion Ireen Wüst into second place. Antoinette de Jong completed the all-Dutch winners podium.
|Antoinette de Jong|
Speed skating is apparently a national obsession in the Netherlands, now that they've stopped basing their currency on tulip bulbs.
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