Speed skating at the 1924 Winter Olympics – Men's 1500 metres

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1924 Winter Olympics
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The 1500 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.

Twenty-two speed skaters from nine nations competed.

Medalists[edit]

Gold Silver Bronze
 Clas Thunberg
Finland (FIN)
 Roald Larsen
Norway (NOR)
 Sigurd Moen
Norway (NOR)

Records[edit]

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

World Record 2:17.4(*) Norway Oscar Mathisen Davos (SUI) January 18, 1914
Olympic Record -

(*) The record was set in a high altitude venue (more than 1000 metres above sea level) and on naturally frozen ice.

Results[edit]

Place Athlete Time
1  Clas Thunberg (FIN) 2:20.8
2  Roald Larsen (NOR) 2:22.0
3  Sigurd Moen (NOR) 2:25.6
4  Julius Skutnabb (FIN) 2:26.6
5  Harald Strøm (NOR) 2:29.0
6  Oskar Olsen (NOR) 2:29.2
7  Harry Kaskey (USA) 2:29.8
8  Charles Jewtraw (USA) 2:31.6
 Joe Moore (USA) 2:31.6
10  Alberts Rumba (LAT) 2:32.0
11  Charles Gorman (CAN) 2:35.4
12  Bill Steinmetz (USA) 2:36.0
13  Axel Blomqvist (SWE) 2:36.4
14  Léonhard Quaglia (FRA) 2:37.0
15  Leon Jucewicz (POL) 2:42.6
16  André Gegout (FRA) 2:54.4
17  Gaston Van Hazebroeck (BEL) 2:54.8
18  George de Wilde (FRA) 2:55.0
19  Louis De Ridder (BEL) 3:01.8
20  Philippe Van Volckxsom (BEL) 3:14.6
21  Marcel Moens (BEL) 3:16.8
 Asser Wallenius (FIN) DNF

References[edit]