Valentin Chaikin

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Valentin Chaikin is a former Soviet speed skater.

He set a world record in 1500 m in Medeo in 1952, with the time 2:12.9, beating Hans Engnestangen's previous record from 1939.[1]

World record[edit]

Discipline Time Date Location
1500 m 2.12,9 20 January 1952 Soviet Union Medeo

Source: SpeedSkatingStats.com[2]

References[edit]

  1. ^ "1500m Men World Record Progression". International Skating Union. Retrieved 23 July 2016. 
  2. ^ "Valentin Tsjajkin". SpeedSkatingStats.com. Retrieved 29 August 2012. 
Records
Preceded by
Norway Hans Engnestangen
Men's 1500 m world record holder
20 January 1952 – 10 January 1955
Succeeded by
Soviet Union Yevgeny Grishin