Yep Kramer

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Yep Kramer
Wereldkampioenschappen schaatsen heren allround in Heerenveen Yep Kramer tijden, Bestanddeelnr 930-6935.jpg
Personal information
Born (1957-11-15) 15 November 1957 (age 61)
Nieuweschoot, Netherlands
Sport
CountryNetherlands
SportSpeed skating
Turned pro1976
Retired1992
Achievements and titles
Personal best(s)500 m: 38.6 (1982)
1000 m: 1:17.17 (1981)
1500 m: 1:57.42 (1983)
3000 m: 4:06.75 (1983)
5000 m: 7:04.97 (1992)
10 000 m: 14:03.92 (1987)

Yep Kramer (born 15 November 1957) is a Dutch-Frisian long track and marathon speed skater. He is the father of speed skaters Sven Kramer and Brecht Kramer.

In 1985, 1986 and 1997 he participated in the Elfstedentocht (Eleven Cities Tour), the world's largest speed skating competition. In 1997 he finished the almost 200 km long race in 8th position.

In 1993 and 1996 he participated in the Dutch natural track marathon championships (100 km). In 1993 he came in 4th and in 1996 he won the Dutch natural track marathon championships (100 km).

Personal records[edit]

To put these personal records in perspective, the WR column lists the official world records on the dates that Kramer skated his personal records.

Event Result Date Venue WR
500 m 38.6  14 February 1982 Davos 36.91
1,000 m 1:17.17 31 January 1981 Davos 1:13.60
1,500 m 1:57.42 6 March 1983 Inzell 1:54.79
3,000 m 4:06.75 3 March 1983 Inzell 4:04.06
5,000 m 7:04.97 2 January 1992 Heerenveen 6:41.73
10,000 m 14:49.5  2 March 1987 Heerenveen 14:03.92
Big combination 166.844 6 March 1983 Inzell 162.973

Kramer has an Adelskalender score of 164.712 points.

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