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Speed skating at the 2018 Winter Olympics

A total quota of 180 athletes were allowed to compete at the Games maximum 100 men and 80 women. Countries were assigned quotas based on the results of the entire 2017–18 ISU Speed Skating World Cup in the autumn of 2017. Each nation was permitte ...

Speed skating at the 2018 Winter Olympics – Women's 500 metres

Pre-race favourites were Nao Kodaira, world record holder at this distance and winner of every single pre-Olympic ISU World Cup 500m in the 2017/18 season, and Lee Sang-hwa, two-time Olympic 500m gold medallist. Skating in the fourth pair, Jorien ...

Speed skating at the 2018 Winter Olympics – Men's 500 metres

Prior to this competition, the existing world, Olympic and track records were as follows. The following records were set during this competition. OR = Olympic record, TR = track record

Speed skating at the 2018 Winter Olympics – Men's 1000 metres

The mens 1000 metres speed skating competition of the 2018 Winter Olympics was held on 23 February 2018 at Gangneung Oval in Gangneung on 23 February 2018.

Speed skating at the 2018 Winter Olympics – Men's team pursuit

Although these races are called quarterfinals, no direct elimination is used but the teams are ranked by time, with the top four teams progressing to the semifinals. The quarterfinals were held on 18 February at 20:00. TR = track record

Speed skating at the 2018 Winter Olympics – Women's team pursuit

The womens team pursuit speed skating competition of the 2018 Winter Olympics was held on 19 and 21 February 2018 at Gangneung Oval in Gangneung on 21 February 2018.

Speed skating at the 2018 Winter Olympics – Men's mass start

The mens mass start speed skating competition of the 2018 Winter Olympics was held on 24 February 2018 at Gangneung Oval in Gangneung This was the first time the mass start has been introduced to the Olympics. The competition was held as a points ...

Speed skating at the 2018 Winter Olympics – Women's mass start

The womens mass start speed skating competition of the 2018 Winter Olympics was held 24 February 2018 at Gangneung Oval in Gangneung. This was the first time the mass start has been introduced to the Olympics. The competition was held as a points ...

Speed skating at the 1992 Winter Olympics

Germany, in its first Olympics since reunification, topped the medal table with five gold medals, and eleven total medals. All the medals were won by athletes from the former East Germany. Germanys Gunda Niemann-Stirnemann led the individual meda ...

Speed skating at the 2012 Winter Youth Olympics

Each country could send a maximum of four athletes to the speed skating events of the Winter Youth Olympics. The ISU Junior World Cup competition during the season was used to qualify in the respective distances. The host country Austria was give ...

Speed skating at the 1998 Winter Olympics

The Netherlands dominated the Nagano speed skating events, winning five gold medals and eleven medals overall, their highest total in any Winter games, as of 2010. Bart Veldkamps bronze medal was the first in speed skating for Belgium, and the fi ...

Speed skating at the 2014 Winter Olympics

The following is the competition schedule for all twelve events. With the exception of the Team pursuit events, all rounds of each event were concluded within a single session. All times are UTC+4.

Speed skating at the 1964 Winter Olympics

The Soviet Union led the medal table with five gold and twelve total, with four of the gold medals won by Lidiya Skoblikova, who swept the womens events. North Koreas Han Pil-Hwa was the first medalist for her country in the Olympics, and the fir ...

Speed skating at the 1956 Winter Olympics

At the 1956 Winter Olympics, four speed skating events were contested. This was the last edition in which only men participated. The competitions were held from Saturday, 28 January, to Tuesday, 31 January 1956.

Speed skating at the 1960 Winter Olympics

At the 1960 Winter Olympics, eight speed skating events were contested in Squaw Valley, California. For the first time, women participated in the Olympic speed skating events. The competitions were held from Saturday, February 20, to Tuesday, Feb ...

Speed skating at the 2002 Winter Olympics

Salt Lake Citys high altitude was a major contributing factor to the speed of the Utah Olympic Ovals ice, as new Olympic records were set in all ten events, and new World records in eight.

Speed skating at the 1968 Winter Olympics

The Netherlands topped the medal table, with nine medals, three of each type. Three tied events meant that only five bronze medals were awarded. The gold medal won by Erhard Keller was the first medal in speedskating for West Germany as a separat ...

Speed skating at the 1972 Winter Olympics

Speed skating at the 1972 Winter Olympics, was held from 4 to 12 February. Eight events were contested at Makomanai Open Stadium in Sapporo, Japan. This was the first Olympics at which electronic times were recorded to the hundredth of a second.

Speed skating at the 1936 Winter Olympics

At the 1936 Winter Olympics, four speed skating events were contested. The competitions were held on Tuesday, 11 February 1936, Wednesday, 12 February 1936, Thursday, 13 February 1936, and on Friday, 14 February 1936.

Speed skating at the 1924 Winter Olympics

At the 1924 Winter Olympics in Chamonix, five speed skating events were contested, all for men. The competitions were held on Saturday, January 26, 1924 and on Sunday, January 27, 1924. Charles Jewtraw won the first gold medal of the 1924 Winter ...

Speed skating at the 1952 Winter Olympics

At the 1952 Winter Olympics, four speed skating events were contested. The competitions were held from Saturday, 16 February to Tuesday, 19 February 1952.

Speed skating at the 1948 Winter Olympics

Twelve speed skaters competed in all four events. A total of 68 speed skaters from 15 nations competed at the St. Moritz Games: Austria 3 United States 9 Switzerland 5 Belgium 1 Denmark 1 South Korea 3 Hungary 5 Canada 4 Great Britain 5 Netherlan ...

Speed skating at the 1932 Winter Olympics

At the 1932 Winter Olympics, four speed skating events were contested. For the only time in the Olympic history, the speed skating were held as pack-style events, having all competitors skate at the same time. Women were allowed to compete in spe ...

Speed skating at the 1928 Winter Olympics

At the 1928 Winter Olympics in St. Moritz, four speed skating events were scheduled, all for men, but medals were only awarded for three events, because the 10.000 m event was not completed. The Allround event, which was only organized in 1924, w ...

Speed skating at the 2018 Winter Olympics – Qualification

A total quota of 180 athletes were allowed to compete at the Games max. 100 men and max. 80 women. Countries were assigned quotas based on their performance during the 2017–18 ISU Speed Skating World Cup in the autumn of 2017. Each nation was per ...

Speed skating at the 2018 Winter Olympics – Women's 3000 metres

Competitors included reigning 2014 champion Ireen Wust also the 2006 gold medallist, 2010 champion Martina Sablikova also the 2014 silver medallist, and 2002 victor Claudia Pechstein. The 2014 bronze medallist Olga Graf qualified for the event bu ...

Speed skating at the 2018 Winter Olympics – Men's 5000 metres

The event was won by two-time defending champion Sven Kramer in an Olympic record time of 6:09:76. In doing so, he became the first man to win three gold medals in a speed skating event in three consecutive editions of the Olympics. Ted-Jan Bloem ...

Speed skating at the 2018 Winter Olympics – Women's 1500 metres

The womens 1500 metres speed skating competition of the 2018 Winter Olympics was held at the Gangneung Oval in Gangneung on 12 February 2018. Dutch skater Ireen Wust, gold medalist at the previous Winter Olympics in this discipline, won the gold ...

Speed skating at the 2018 Winter Olympics – Men's 1500 metres

The mens 1500 metres speed skating competition of the 2018 Winter Olympics was held on 13 February 2018 at the Gangneung Oval in Gangneung. Kjeld Nuis posted a time 0.06 seconds short of the Olympic record and won the gold medal. Patrick Roest wo ...

Speed skating at the 2018 Winter Olympics – Women's 1000 metres

Jorien ter Mors became the Olympic champion, continuing the trend that all 2018 Olympic gold medals in speed skating up to this event were won by Dutch skaters. Nao Kodaira became second, and Miho Takagi was third, two days after her silver medal ...

Speed skating at the 2018 Winter Olympics – Men's 10.000 metres

The mens 10.000 metres speed skating competition of the 2018 Winter Olympics was held on 15 February 2018 at Gangneung Oval in Gangneung, South Korea.

Speed skating at the 2018 Winter Olympics – Women's 5000 metres

The womens 5000 metres speed skating competition of the 2018 Winter Olympics was held at Gangneung Oval in Gangneung on 16 February 2018. The event was won by Esmee Visser, skating her first Olympic race. The defending champion Martina Sablikova ...

Speed skating at the 2014 Winter Olympics – Women's 5000 metres

A total of sixteen speed skaters could qualify for this distance, with a maximum of three skaters per country. The top 10 of the 2013–14 ISU Speed Skating World Cup – Womens 3000 and 5000 metres standings after the fourth World Cup race in Berlin ...

Speed skating at the 2014 Winter Olympics – Men's 5000 metres

The mens 5000 metres speed skating competition of the 2014 Sochi Olympics was held at 15:30 MSK on 8 February 2014 at the Adler Arena Skating Center. All the medals were won by Dutch athletes - Sven Kramer, who set a new Olympic record, Jan Blokh ...

Speed skating at the 2014 Winter Olympics – Women's 3000 metres

The womens 3000 metres speed skating competition of the 2014 Sochi Olympics was held at Adler Arena Skating Center on 9 February 2014 at 15:30 MSK. The competition was won by Ireen Wust from the Netherlands, who previously won the same distance a ...

Speed skating at the 2014 Winter Olympics – Men's 500 metres

The mens 500 metres speed skating competition of the 2014 Sochi Olympics was held at Adler Arena Skating Center on 10 February 2014. Michel Mulder won the gold medal.

Speed skating at the 2014 Winter Olympics – Women's 500 metres

The womens 500 metres speed skating competition of the 2014 Sochi Olympics was held at Adler Arena Skating Center on 11 February 2014. The reigning 2014 World Sprint Speed Skating Champion Yu Jing did not start due to reoccurrence of an old waist ...

Speed skating at the 2014 Winter Olympics – Men's 1000 metres

The mens 1000 metres speed skating competition of the 2014 Sochi Olympics was held at Adler Arena Skating Center on 12 February 2014. Stefan Groothuis won the gold medal.

Speed skating at the 2014 Winter Olympics – Men's 1500 metres

The mens 1500 metres speed skating competition of the 2014 Winter Olympics was held at Adler Arena Skating Center on 15 February 2014. The 2010 Olympic champion, Mark Tuitert of the Netherlands, sought to defend his title; he bettered the track r ...

Speed skating at the 2014 Winter Olympics – Men's 10.000 metres

A total of sixteen speed skaters could qualify for this distance, with a maximum of three skaters per country. The top 10 of the 2013–14 ISU Speed Skating World Cup – Mens 5000 and 10000 metres standings after the fourth World Cup race in Berlin ...

Speed skating at the 2014 Winter Olympics – Women's 1000 metres

A total of thirty-six speed skaters could qualify for this distance, with a maximum of four skaters per country. The top 20 of the 2013–14 ISU Speed Skating World Cup – Womens 1000 metres standings after the fourth World Cup race in Berlin secure ...

Speed skating at the 2014 Winter Olympics – Women's 1500 metres

A total of thirty-six speed skaters could qualify for this distance, with a maximum of four skaters per country. The top 20 of the 2013–14 ISU Speed Skating World Cup – Womens 1500 metres standings after the fourth World Cup race in Berlin secure ...

Speed skating at the 2014 Winter Olympics – Men's team pursuit

The mens team pursuit speed skating competition of the 2014 Sochi Olympics was held at Adler Arena Skating Center on 21 and 22 February 2014. The distance was 3.200 metres.

Speed skating at the 2014 Winter Olympics – Women's team pursuit

The womens team pursuit speed skating competition of the 2014 Sochi Olympics was held at Adler Arena Skating Center on 21 and 22 February 2014. The distance was 2.400 metres.

Speed skating at the 2006 Winter Olympics – Women's 500 metres

The womens 500 m speed skating competition for the 2006 Winter Olympics was held in Turin, Italy. The competition consisted of two separate 500 metre races, with the competitors ranked by their cumulative time from the two races.

Speed skating at the 1924 Winter Olympics – Men's all-round

The all-round speed skating event was part of the speed skating at the 1924 Winter Olympics programme. It was a combined event of all four distances, which were held on Saturday, January 26, 1924 and on Sunday, January 27, 1924 during the Games. ...

Speed skating at the 1928 Winter Olympics – Men's 500 metres

The 500 metres speed skating event was part of the speed skating at the 1928 Winter Olympics programme. The competition was held on Monday, 13 February 1928. Thirty-three speed skaters from 14 nations competed.

Speed skating at the 1928 Winter Olympics – Men's 5000 metres

The 5000 metres speed skating event was part of the speed skating at the 1928 Winter Olympics programme. The competition was held on Monday, 13 February 1928. Thirty-three speed skaters from 14 nations competed.

Speed skating at the 1928 Winter Olympics – Men's 1500 metres

The 1500 metres speed skating event was part of the speed skating at the 1928 Winter Olympics programme. The competition was held on Tuesday, 14 February 1928. Thirty speed skaters from 14 nations competed.

Speed skating at the 1928 Winter Olympics – Men's 10.000 metres

The 10.000 metres speed skating event was part of the speed skating at the 1928 Winter Olympics programme. The competition was held on Tuesday, February 14, 1928. Ten speed skaters from six nations competed. The competition was cancelled in the f ...

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