Speed skating at the 1994 Winter Olympics – Women's 5000 metres

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Women's 5000 metres
at the XVII Olympic Winter Games
Speed skating pictogram.svg
Pictogram for speed skating
Venue Hamar Olympic Hall
Dates February 20
Competitors 16 from 9 nations
Winning time 7:14.37
Medalists
Gold medal    Germany
Silver medal    Germany
Bronze medal    Japan
«1992 1998»
Speed skating at the
1994 Winter Olympics
Speed skating pictogram.svg
500 m   men   women
1000 m men women
1500 m men women
3000 m women
5000 m men women
10000 m men

The women's 5000 metres in speed skating at the 1994 Winter Olympics took place on 20 February, at the Hamar Olympic Hall.[1]

Records[edit]

Prior to this competition, the existing world and Olympic records were as follows:[2][3]

World record  Gunda Niemann-Stirnemann (GER) 7:13.29 Hamar, Norway 6 December 1993
Olympic record  Yvonne van Gennip (NED) 7:14.13 Calgary, Canada 28 February 1988

Results[edit]

[1]

Rank Athlete Country Time
1 Claudia Pechstein Germany 7:14.37
2 Gunda Niemann-Stirnemann Germany 7:14.88
3 Hiromi Yamamoto Japan 7:19.68
4 Elena Belci Italy 7:20.33
5 Svetlana Bazhanova Russia 7:22.68
6 Lyudmila Prokasheva Kazakhstan 7:28.58
7 Carla Zijlstra Netherlands 7:29.42
8 Seiko Hashimoto Japan 7:29.79
9 Miki Ogasawara Japan 7:30.47
10 Annamarie Thomas Netherlands 7:32.39
11 Tonny De Jong Netherlands 7:36.07
12 Emese Hunyady Austria 7:38.62
13 Tatyana Trapeznikova Russia 7:40.55
14 Cerasela Hordobeţiu Romania 7:41.65
15 Emese Dörfler-Antal Austria 7:46.78
16 Ingrid Liepa Canada 7:49.39

References[edit]

  1. ^ a b "Nagano 1994 Official Report - Volume 3". Nagano Olympics Organizing Committee. LA84 Foundation. 1994. Retrieved January 29, 2014. 
  2. ^ "ISU - Speed Skating - Records - World Records". International Skating Union. Retrieved January 29, 2014. 
  3. ^ "ISU - Speed Skating - Records - World Records". International Skating Union. Retrieved January 29, 2014. 

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