Jorrit Bergsma at the 2013 World Single Distance Speed Skating Championships
|Born||1 February 1986|
|Height||1.90 m (6 ft 3 in)|
|Weight||73 kg (161 lb)|
Bergsma has been skating for the BAM team since the 2010–11 season. On 10 October 2009 he won his first skating match (the Marathon), the DSB Bank Cup. During the 2009–10 season he tried to qualify for the Olympic Games for Kazakhstan. During the national championships in the Russian Chelyabinsk Bergsma won the 5000 m in 6:28.21 and qualified for the World Cup. The ISU refused to let the Dutch Kazakh start and Bergsma decided to end his Kazakh adventure. Later in the season he won the Alternatieve Elfstedentocht in Austria.
Bergsma won the Dutch Marathon Championships on 10 February 2010 by beating Douwe de Vries. On 29 December 2010 he won the Ronde van Duurswold, the first edition of this classic on natural ice. In 2012 he won the Dutch Marathon Championships on natural ice for the second time.
|Men's speed skating|
|500 m||38.25||27 December 2014||Thialf, Heerenveen|
|1000 m||1:14.30||20 December 2014||Thialf, Heerenveen|
|1500 m||1:47.08||2 November 2013||Olympic Oval, Calgary|
|3000 m||3.39.79||3 November 2013||Olympic Oval, Calgary|
|5000 m||6:06.93||10 November 2013||Olympic Oval, Calgary|
|10,000 m||12.41,98||15 February 2017||Gangneung Ice Arena, Gangneung|
|Wikimedia Commons has media related to Jorrit Bergsma.|
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- "Bergsma wint Alternatieve Elfstedentocht" (in Dutch). De Volkskrant. 30 January 2010.
- "Solerende Bergsma favoriet voor Elfstedentocht" (in Dutch). De Volkskrant. 8 February 2012.
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- Willie Cornblatt. "Heather Richardson finds speed skating love". NBC. Archived from the original on 2018-02-14. Retrieved 2014-02-17.
- "Jorrit Bergsma". www.speedskatingresults.com. Retrieved 11 October 2015.