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Speed skating world records

Men

Event

Time

Athlete

Location

Date

500m

34.03

Jeremy Wotherspoon (CAN)

Salt Lake City

11/9/2007

500mx2

68.31

Jeremy Wotherspoon (CAN)

Calgary Olympic Oval

3/15/2008

1000m

1:06.42

Shani Davis (USA)

Salt Lake City

3/7/2009

1500m

1:41.04

Shani Davis (USA)

Salt Lake City

12/11/2009

5000m

6:03.32

Sven Kramer (NED)

Calgary Olympic Oval

11/17/2007

10,000m

12:51.69

Sven Kramer (NED)

Salt Lake City

3/10/2007

Team pursuit
(8 laps)

3:37.80

S. Kramer, C. Verheijen, E. Wennemars (NED)

Salt Lake City

3/11/2007

Women

Event

Time

Name

Location

Date

500m

37.00

Jenny Wolf (GER)

Salt Lake City

12/11/2009

500mx2

74.42

Jenny Wolf (GER)

Salt Lake City

3/10/2007

1000m

1:13.11

Cindy Klassen (CAN)

Calgary Olympic Oval

3/25/2006

1500m

1:51.79

Cindy Klassen (CAN)

Salt Lake City

11/20/2005

3000m

3:53.34

Cindy Klassen (CAN)

Calgary Olympic Oval

3/18/2006

5000m

6:45.61

Martina Sablikova

Salt Lake City

3/11/2007

Team pursuit
(6 laps)

2:56.04

D. Anscheutz, A. Friesinger, C. Pechstein (GER)

Calgary Olympic Oval

11/13/2005

Team USA

Rodriguez to retire?

Rodriguez to retire?

Four-time Olympian Jennifer Rodriguez did not win a medal at the Vancouver Games and said she might hang up her skates.

Bedford shows his colors

Bedford shows his colors

U.S. speed skater Ryan Bedford had his head turned into the American flag before the 10,000m, his only race of the Games.

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