Speed skating at the 1964 Winter Olympics – Women's 1500 metres

The women's 1500 metres in speed skating at the 1964 Winter Olympics took place on January 31, at the Eisschnellaufbahn.[1][2]

Women's 1500 metres speed skating
at the IX Olympic Winter Games
Refer to caption
Pictogram for speed skating
VenueEisschnelllaufbahn Innsbruck
Date31 January 1964
Competitors30 from 14 nations
Winning time2:22.6 OR
Medalists
1st place, gold medalist(s) Lidiya Skoblikova  Soviet Union
2nd place, silver medalist(s) Kaija Mustonen  Finland
3rd place, bronze medalist(s) Berta Kolokoltseva  Soviet Union
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RecordsEdit

Prior to this competition, the existing world and Olympic records were as follows:[3][4]

World record   Inga Artamonova (URS) 2:19.0 Alma-Ata, Kazakh SSR, Soviet Union 27 January 1962
Olympic record   Lidia Skoblikova (URS) 2:25.2 Squaw Valley, United States 21 February 1960

The following new Olympic record was set.

Date Athlete Time OR WR
31 January   Lidia Skoblikova (URS) 2:22.6 OR

ResultsEdit

[1]

Rank Athlete Country Time Notes
  Lidiya Skoblikova   Soviet Union 2:22.6 OR
  Kaija Mustonen   Finland 2:25.5
  Berta Kolokoltseva   Soviet Union 2:27.1
4 Kim Song-soon   North Korea 2:27.7
5 Helga Haase   United Team of Germany 2:28.6
6 Christina Lindblom-Scherling   Sweden 2:29.4
7 Valentina Stenina   Soviet Union 2:29.9
8 Kaija-Liisa Keskivitikka   Finland 2:30.0
9 Han Pil-Hwa   North Korea 2:30.1
10 Hatsue Nagakubo-Takamizawa   Japan 2:30.9
11 Gunilla Jacobsson   Sweden 2:31.9
12 Inger Eriksson   Sweden 2:32.0
13 Doreen McCannell   Canada 2:32.7
14 Yasuko Takano   Japan 2:33.1
15 Judy Morstein   United States 2:33.3
16 Willy de Beer   Netherlands 2:34.0
Doreen Ryan   Canada 2:34.0
18 Kaneko Takahashi   Japan 2:34.6
19 Mary Lawler   United States 2:34.9
20 Kornélia Ihász   Hungary 2:35.1
21 Inge Lieckfeldt   United Team of Germany 2:36.2
22 Françoise Lucas   France 2:36.4
Adelajda Mroske   Poland 2:36.4
24 Jan Smith   United States 2:37.8
25 Helena Pilejczyk   Poland 2:38.3
26 Elwira Seroczyńska   Poland 2:39.3
27 Kim Gwi-jin   South Korea 2:39.7
28 Erika Heinicke   United Team of Germany 2:40.4
29 Jarmila Šťastná   Czechoslovakia 2:42.9
30 An Sen-za   North Korea 2:44.7

ReferencesEdit

  1. ^ a b "Offizieller Bericht der IX. Olympischen Winterspiele Innsbruck 1964" (PDF). Austrian Federal Publishing House for Instruction, Science and Art, Vienna and Munich. LA84 Foundation. 1964. Retrieved January 29, 2014.
  2. ^ "Speed Skating at the 1964 Innsbruck Winter Games: Women's 1,500 metres". sports-reference.com. Archived from the original on 17 April 2020. Retrieved 31 January 2018.
  3. ^ "ISU - Speed Skating - Records - World Records". International Skating Union. Retrieved January 29, 2014.
  4. ^ "ISU - Speed Skating - Records - Olympic Records". International Skating Union. Retrieved January 29, 2014.