Netherlands at the 1988 Winter Olympics

Athletes from the Netherlands competed at the 1988 Winter Olympics in Calgary, Alberta, Canada.

Netherlands at the
1988 Winter Olympics
Flag of the Netherlands.svg
IOC codeNED
(HOL used at these Games)
NOCDutch Olympic Committee*
Dutch Sports Federation
Websitewww.nocnsf.nl (in Dutch)
in Calgary
Competitors11 (6 men, 5 women) in 1 sport
Flag bearer Jan Ykema (speedskating)
Medals
Ranked 7th
Gold
3
Silver
2
Bronze
2
Total
7
Winter Olympics appearances (overview)

MedalistsEdit

Medal Name Sport Event
  Gold Yvonne van Gennip Speed skating Women's 1500 metres
  Gold Yvonne van Gennip Speed skating Women's 3000 metres
  Gold Yvonne van Gennip Speed skating Women's 5000 metres
  Silver Jan Ykema Speed skating Men's 500 metres
  Silver Leo Visser Speed skating Men's 5000 metres
  Bronze Gerard Kemkers Speed skating Men's 5000 metres
  Bronze Leo Visser Speed skating Men's 10000 metres

Speed skatingEdit

Men
Event Athlete Race
Time Rank
500 m Menno Boelsma 37.52 16
Hein Vergeer 37.80 24
Jan Ykema 36.76  
1000 m Menno Boelsma 1:15.34 24
Hein Vergeer 1:14.62 15
Jan Ykema DNF
1500 m Hein Vergeer 1:56.63 27
5000 m Herbert Dijkstra 6:54.63 13
Gerard Kemkers 6:45.92  
Leo Visser 6:44.98  
10,000 m Herbert Dijkstra 14:22.53 11
Gerard Kemkers 14:08.34 5
Leo Visser 14:00.55  
 
The Dutch speedskating Olympic team
Women
Event Athlete Race
Time Rank
500 m Christine Aaftink 41.22 17
Ingrid Haringa 41.12 15
1000 m Christine Aaftink 1:21.63 12
Ingrid Haringa 1:23.15 21
1500 m Yvonne van Gennip 2:00.68 OR  
Marieke Stam 2:07.00 12
3000 m Yvonne van Gennip 4:11.94 WR  
Ingrid Paul DSQ
Marieke Stam 4:28.92 16
5000 m Yvonne van Gennip 7:14.13 WR  
Ingrid Paul 7:40.67 14
Marieke Stam 7:38.02 13

ReferencesEdit