The Sochi 2014 Winter Olympics Speed Skating

For many skaters skate something to look forward and look forward to the results at different distances. The pressure and tension in the run-up to the Olympic Winter Games with skiers and skaters also extremely high. From Friday, February 7 to Sunday, February 23 2014 will be held in the Russian city of Sochi Winter Olympics. On Tuesday, February 18, 2014 the last individual distance of the male tournament on the long track speed skating on the program, 10,000 meters. This Olympic ten kilometers promises to be an exciting fight, with all three Dutch participants towering favorite for Olympic medals. The ten kilometer for men will start at 14:00 hours Dutch time. The entire game will be broadcast live on TV. You can watch the match on the NIS.

Held in Sochi 2014 Winter Olympics

The story of the 10,000 meters at the Olympic Games

The ten kilometers rose for the first time on the Olympic program during the IInd Olympic Winter Games in 1928. The Olympic Winter Games were held in St. Moritz, Switzerland. The ten kilometers were at this event was won by Finn Julius Skutnabb. Netherlands with six gold medals, the record for the most Olympic gold medals won at this distance. The gold medals were won by:

  • Ard Schenk
  • Piet Kleine
  • Bart Veldkamp
  • Gianni Romme
  • Jochem Uytdehaage
  • Bob de Jong

In addition to these six gold medals achieved the Netherlands, during the Winter Olympics, including five silver and six bronze at ten kilometer long track speed skating.
2010 Vancouver
2010 Winter Olympics held in Vancouver. Bob de Jong was there at ten kilometers to win the bronze. Bop de Jong ran the fourth fastest time of the day, but still won the bronze by Sven Kramer was disqualified. Sven Kramer set the fastest time of the day, but ran two consecutive rounds in the inner lane. The mistake occurred because Sven Kramer coach, Gerard Kemkers Kramer wrote the lead on a whiteboard and missed Sven Kramer changed jobs. As Sven Kramer next bend was approached Gerard Kemkers convinced that Sven Kramer drove on the wrong track and waved him to Sven Kramer had to switch to the inner lane. Sven Kramer had immediately decide and decided to follow the instructions of the coach. It was later revealed that Gerard Kemkers had made ​​a crucial mistake and Sven Kramer of the results were removed. South Korean Lee Seung-Hoon won gold. Silver was there for the Russian Ivan Skobrev.

Deltagarlista

At the Olympic ten kilometers can start sixteen riders in total. Each country may participate up to three men. In order to start the Winter Olympics, skier between 1 July 2013 and 13 January 2014 at least has been running a time of 13:30:00.
Dutch participants
Jorrit Bergsma during the Olympic Qualifying Tournament, held in December 2013, could force the Dutch men’s Olympic eligibility for ten kilometers. The Dutchmen who managed to install are:

  • Sven Kramer
  • Jorrit Bergsma
  • Bob de Jong

Draw 10 Kilometer Skating OS 2014

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