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Speed Skating at the Olympics
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Speed Skating at the Olympic Games
Facts about Speed Skating in the Olympics
Speed Skating in the Olympic Games width=  Olympics Speed Skating has been part of the olympic program 24 times.
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A total of 202 medal sets have been awarded in Olympic Speed Skating. Go here for an all-time list of Medalists in Speed Skating.

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There has been 15 different Events in Olympic Speed Skating.

Medal table for Speed Skating in the Olympics
Gold Silver Bronze Total
1. NED 4240 39 121
2. USA 2922 17 68
3. NOR 2729 28 84
4. URS 2417 19 60
5. GER 1416 10 40
Complete Olympic Speed Skating Medalstanding
Speed Skating in the Olympic Programme
Olympic Games Venue Number of Events
Women Men
Chamonix 1924 Stade Olympique 0 5
St. Moritz 1928 Badrutts Park 0 4
Lake Placid 1932 Olympic Stadium, Ice Stadium 0 4
Garmisch Partenkirchen 1936 Olympia Eissportplatz Riessersee 0 4
St. Moritz 1948 Kulm Rink, Badrutts Park 0 4
Oslo 1952 Bisslet Stadion 0 4
Cortina d'Ampezzo 1956 Lago Misurina 0 4
Squaw Valley 1960 Blyth Memorial Arena 4 4
Innsbruck 1964 Olympiaeisschnelllaufbahn 4 4
Grenoble 1968 Anneau de Vitesse, Parc Paul Mistral 4 4
Sapporo 1972 Makomanai Speed Skating Rink 4 4
Innsbruck 1976 Olympiaeisschnelllaufbahn 4 5
Lake Placid 1980 James B. Sheffield Stadium 4 5
Sarajevo 1984 Zetra 4 5
Calgary 1988 Olympic Oval 5 5
Albertville 1992 Parc Olympique, Albertville     5 5
Lillehammer 1994 Olympiahall, Hamar 5 5
Nagano 1998 Kita Nagaike, Nagano 5 5
Salt Lake City 2002 Utah Olympic Oval 5 5
Torino 2006 Oval Lingotto 6 6
Vancouver 2010 Richmond Olympic Oval 6 6
Sochi 2014 Adler Arena 6 6
PyeongChang 2018 Gangneung Speed Skating Oval 7 7
Beijing 2022 National Speed Skating Oval 7 7
International Speed Skating Federation
The Olympic competitions in Speed Skating is organised by the International Skating Union (ISU) in cooperation with the host city of the specific games. Follow the link for more information about world championships, the international organisation, general history of Speed Skating etc.
These Speed Skating facts about Speed Skating in the olympics is based on the official olympic reports and the Olympian Database
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