Speed skating at the 2007 Asian Winter Games

Speed skating featured as part of the 2007 Asian Winter Games in the newly constructed Jilin Provincial Speed Skating Rink in Changchun. Ten medal events were contested, with the men's 10000 metres, a part of the Games since 1986, replaced by 100 metres for both genders. Events were held from 29 January to 1 February.

Speed skating
at the 2007 Asian Winter Games
Speed skating pictogram.svg
VenueJilin Provincial Speed Skating Rink
Dates29 January – 1 February
Competitors71 from 6 nations
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China won the most gold medals, taking five of the ten on offer, by sweeping the women's events. Wang Fei won two gold medals and one silver medal in the three longest distances, while Wang Beixing two gold medals and a silver medal in the three shortest. Japan won the shortest and the longest distance for men, through Yuya Oikawa and Hiroki Hirako, while Lee Kyou-hyuk and Lee Kang-seok of South Korea won the three middle distances.

ScheduleEdit

H Heats S Semifinals F Finals
Event↓/Date → 29th
Mon
30th
Tue
31st
Wed
1st
Thu
Men's 100 m H S F
Men's 500 m F
Men's 1000 m F
Men's 1500 m F
Men's 5000 m F
Women's 100 m H S F
Women's 500 m F
Women's 1000 m F
Women's 1500 m F
Women's 3000 m F

MedalistsEdit

MenEdit

Event Gold Silver Bronze
100 m
details
Yuya Oikawa
  Japan
Yu Fengtong
  China
Lee Kang-seok
  South Korea
500 m
details
Lee Kang-seok
  South Korea
Lee Kyou-hyuk
  South Korea
Yuya Oikawa
  Japan
1000 m
details
Lee Kyou-hyuk
  South Korea
Mun Jun
  South Korea
Choi Jae-bong
  South Korea
Takaharu Nakajima
  Japan
1500 m
details
Lee Kyou-hyuk
  South Korea
Gao Xuefeng
  China
Mun Jun
  South Korea
5000 m
details
Hiroki Hirako
  Japan
Yeo Sang-yeop
  South Korea
Dmitriy Babenko
  Kazakhstan

WomenEdit

Event Gold Silver Bronze
100 m
details
Xing Aihua
  China
Wang Beixing
  China
Lee Sang-hwa
  South Korea
500 m
details
Wang Beixing
  China
Lee Sang-hwa
  South Korea
Zhang Shuang
  China
1000 m
details
Wang Beixing
  China
Wang Fei
  China
Ren Hui
  China
Kim Yoo-rim
  South Korea
1500 m
details
Wang Fei
  China
Lee Ju-yeon
  South Korea
Ji Jia
  China
3000 m
details
Wang Fei
  China
Masako Hozumi
  Japan
Maki Tabata
  Japan

Medal tableEdit

RankNationGoldSilverBronzeTotal
1  China (CHN)54312
2  South Korea (KOR)35513
3  Japan (JPN)2136
4  Kazakhstan (KAZ)0011
Totals (4 nations)10101232

Participating nationsEdit

A total of 71 athletes from 6 nations competed in speed skating at the 2007 Asian Winter Games:

ReferencesEdit