Speed skating at the 1924 Winter Olympics – Men's 10,000 metres

The 10,000 metres speed skating event was part of the speed skating at the 1924 Winter Olympics programme. The competition was held on Sunday, January 27, 1924. Sixteen speed skaters from six nations competed.[1]

Men's 10,000 metres speed skating
at the I Olympic Winter Games
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Pictogram for speed skating
VenueStade Olympique de Chamonix
Date27 January 1924
Competitors16 from 6 nations
Winning time18:04.8 OR
Medalists
1st place, gold medalist(s) Julius Skutnabb  Finland
2nd place, silver medalist(s) Clas Thunberg  Finland
3rd place, bronze medalist(s) Roald Larsen  Norway
1928 →

MedalistsEdit

Gold Silver Bronze
Julius Skutnabb
  Finland
Clas Thunberg
  Finland
Roald Larsen
  Norway

RecordsEdit

These were the standing world and Olympic records (in minutes) prior to the 1924 Winter Olympics.

World Record 17:22.6(*)   Oscar Mathisen Kristiania (NOR) February 1, 1913
Olympic Record -

(*) The record was set on naturally frozen ice.

ResultsEdit

Place Athlete Time
1   Julius Skutnabb (FIN) 18:04.8
2   Clas Thunberg (FIN) 18:07.8
3   Roald Larsen (NOR) 18:12.2
4   Fridtjof Paulsen (NOR) 18:13.0
5   Harald Strøm (NOR) 18:18.6
6   Sigurd Moen (NOR) 18:19.0
7   Léonhard Quaglia (FRA) 18:25.0
8   Valentine Bialas (USA) 18:34.0
9   Richard Donovan (USA) 18:57.0
10   Asser Wallenius (FIN) 19:03.8
11   Alberts Rumba (LAT) 19:14.6
12   Joe Moore (USA) 19:36.2
13   Harry Kaskey (USA) 19:45.2
14   Leon Jucewicz (POL) 20:40.8
15   André Gegout (FRA) 21:03.4
  George de Wilde (FRA) DNF

ReferencesEdit

  1. ^ "Speed Skating at the 1924 Chamonix Winter Games: Men's 10,000 metres". Sports Reference. Archived from the original on 17 April 2020. Retrieved 22 October 2019. CS1 maint: discouraged parameter (link)

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