Speed skating at the 1948 Winter Olympics – Men's 10,000 metres
The 10,000 metres speed skating event was part of the speed skating at the 1948 Winter Olympics programme. The competition was held on Tuesday, 3 February 1948. Twenty-seven speed skaters from eleven nations competed.
|Men's 10.000 metres speed skating|
at the V Olympic Winter Games
|Venue||St. Moritz Olympic Ice Rink|
|Date||3 February 1948|
|Competitors||47 from 11 nations|
These were the standing world and Olympic records (in minutes) prior to the 1948 Winter Olympics.
|World Record||17:01.5(*)||Charles Mathiesen||Hamar (NOR)||3 March 1940|
|Olympic Record||17:24.3||Ivar Ballangrud||Garmisch-Partenkirchen (GER)||14 February 1936|
(*) The record was set on naturally frozen ice.
|1||Åke Seyffarth (SWE)||17:26.3|
|2||Lassi Parkkinen (FIN)||17:36.0|
|3||Pentti Lammio (FIN)||17:42.7|
|4||Kornél Pajor (HUN)||17:45.6|
|5||Kees Broekman (NED)||17:54.7|
|6||Jan Langedijk (NED)||17:55.3|
|7||Odd Lundberg (NOR)||18:05.8|
|8||Harry Jansson (SWE)||18:08.0|
|9||Rune Hammarström (SWE)||18:39.6|
|10||Max Stiepl (AUT)||19:25.5|
|11||John Werket (USA)||19:44.0|
|12||Pierre Huylebroeck (BEL)||19:54.8|
|13||Craig Mackay (CAN)||20:15.5|
|14||Anton Huiskes (NED)||20:16.4|
|15||Iván Ruttkay (HUN)||20:16.5|
|16||János Kilián (HUN)||20:23.8|
|17||Louis Rupprecht (USA)||21:20.3|
|18||Art Seaman (USA)||21:34.8|
|19||Richard Solem (USA)||26:22.4|
|–||Göthe Hedlund (SWE)||DNF|
|Reidar Liaklev (NOR)||DNF|
|Kalevi Laitinen (FIN)||DNF|
|Henry Wahl (NOR)||DNF|
|Johnny Cronshey (GBR)||DNF|
|Hjalmar Andersen (NOR)||DNF|
|Henry Howes (GBR)||DNF|
|–||Vladimír Kolář (TCH)||DQ|
- "Speed Skating at the 1948 Sankt Moritz Winter Games: Men's 10,000 metres". Sports Reference. Archived from the original on 18 April 2020. Retrieved 25 October 2019.
- Official Olympic Report
- "Results of the 1948 Olympic Games 10,000 meters Men". SpeedSkatingStats.com. Retrieved 27 August 2012.