Jillert Anema coached the Netherlands to 21 Speedskating medals during the Sochi Olympic Games, a remarkable display of dominance. Much had been made domestically about the struggles of the United States in those events, results magnified by the arrival of a new “Super Suit.”
Anema quickly dismissed excuse-making, and instead took aim at American football and the country’s investments in time and resources toward its No. 1 sport. Where would you put Speedskating on the country’s depth chart?