Speed skating at the 1924 Winter Olympics – Men's 10,000 metres

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10,000 metres
at the I Olympic Winter Games
Speed skating pictogram.svg
Pictogram for Speed skating
Venue Stade Olympique de Chamonix
Dates January 27
Competitors 16 from 6 nations
Winning time 18:04.8
Medalists
1st, gold medalist(s) Julius Skutnabb  Finland
2nd, silver medalist(s) Clas Thunberg  Finland
3rd, bronze medalist(s) Roald Larsen  Norway
1932 →

The 10,000 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.

Sixteen speed skaters from six nations competed.

Medalists[edit]

Gold Silver Bronze
Julius Skutnabb
 Finland
Clas Thunberg
 Finland
Roald Larsen
 Norway

Records[edit]

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

World Record 17:22.6(*) Norway Oscar Mathisen Kristiania (NOR) February 1, 1913
Olympic Record -

(*) The record was set on naturally frozen ice.

Results[edit]

Place Athlete Time
1  Julius Skutnabb (FIN) 18:04.8
2  Clas Thunberg (FIN) 18:07.8
3  Roald Larsen (NOR) 18:12.2
4  Fridtjof Paulsen (NOR) 18:13.0
5  Harald Strøm (NOR) 18:18.6
6  Sigurd Moen (NOR) 18:19.0
7  Léonhard Quaglia (FRA) 18:25.0
8  Valentine Bialas (USA) 18:34.0
9  Richard Donovan (USA) 18:57.0
10  Asser Wallenius (FIN) 19:03.8
11  Alberts Rumba (LAT) 19:14.6
12  Joe Moore (USA) 19:36.2
13  Harry Kaskey (USA) 19:45.2
14  Leon Jucewicz (POL) 20:40.8
15  André Gegout (FRA) 21:03.4
 George de Wilde (FRA) DNF

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