Speed Skating — 1,500 metres, Men

Times held 23
Total participants 646
Total countries 39

Participants

Year Event Status Participants NOCs
1924 1,500 metres, Men Olympic 22 9
1928 1,500 metres, Men Olympic 30 14
1932 1,500 metres, Men Olympic 18 6
1936 1,500 metres, Men Olympic 37 15
1948 1,500 metres, Men Olympic 45 14
1952 1,500 metres, Men Olympic 39 13
1956 1,500 metres, Men Olympic 54 18
1960 1,500 metres, Men Olympic 48 16
1964 1,500 metres, Men Olympic 54 20
1968 1,500 metres, Men Olympic 53 18
1972 1,500 metres, Men Olympic 39 16
1976 1,500 metres, Men Olympic 30 18
1980 1,500 metres, Men Olympic 36 16
1984 1,500 metres, Men Olympic 40 20
1988 1,500 metres, Men Olympic 40 20
1992 1,500 metres, Men Olympic 46 21
1994 1,500 metres, Men Olympic 44 17
1998 1,500 metres, Men Olympic 44 18
2002 1,500 metres, Men Olympic 48 17
2006 1,500 metres, Men Olympic 41 14
2010 1,500 metres, Men Olympic 37 14
2014 1,500 metres, Men Olympic 40 17
2018 1,500 metres, Men Olympic 35 19

Medal winners

Year Gold Silver Bronze
1924 Clas ThunbergFIN Roald LarsenNOR Sigurd MoenNOR
1928 Clas ThunbergFIN Bernt EvensenNOR Ivar BallangrudNOR
1932 Jack SheaUSA Alex HurdCAN Willy LoganCAN
1936 Charles MathiesenNOR Ivar BallangrudNOR Birger WaseniusFIN
1948 Sverre FarstadNOR Åke SeyffarthSWE Odd LundbergNOR
1952 Hjalmar AndersenNOR Wim van der VoortNED Roald AasNOR
1956 Yevgeny Grishin
Yury Mikhaylov
URS
URS
Toivo SalonenFIN
1960 Roald Aas
Yevgeny Grishin
NOR
URS
Boris SteninURS
1964 Ants AntsonURS Kees VerkerkNED Villy HaugenNOR
1968 Kees VerkerkNED Ard Schenk
Ivar Eriksen
NED
NOR
1972 Ard SchenkNED Roar GrønvoldNOR Göran ClaesonSWE
1976 Jan Egil StorholtNOR Yury KondakovURS Hans van HeldenNED
1980 Eric HeidenUSA Kay Arne StenshjemmetNOR Terje AndersenNOR
1984 Gaétan BoucherCAN Sergey KhlebnikovURS Oleg BozhevURS
1988 André HoffmannGDR Eric FlaimUSA Michael HadschieffAUT
1992 Johann Olav KossNOR Ådne SøndrålNOR Leo VisserNED
1994 Johann Olav KossNOR Rintje RitsmaNED Falko ZandstraNED
1998 Ådne SøndrålNOR Ids PostmaNED Rintje RitsmaNED
2002 Derek ParraUSA Jochem UytdehaageNED Ådne SøndrålNOR
2006 Enrico FabrisITA Shani DavisUSA Chad HedrickUSA
2010 Mark TuitertNED Shani DavisUSA Håvard BøkkoNOR
2014 Zbigniew BródkaPOL Koen VerweijNED Denny MorrisonCAN
2018 Kjeld NuisNED Patrick RoestNED Kim Min-SeokKOR

Medals by country

NOC Gold Silver Bronze Total
Norway NOR 8 7 8 23
Netherlands NED 4 8 4 16
Soviet Union URS 4 2 2 8
United States USA 3 3 1 7
Finland FIN 2 0 2 4
Canada CAN 1 1 2 4
East Germany GDR 1 0 0 1
Italy ITA 1 0 0 1
Poland POL 1 0 0 1
Sweden SWE 0 1 1 2
Austria AUT 0 0 1 1
Republic of Korea KOR 0 0 1 1

Top medallists

Athlete Nat Gold Silver Bronze Total
Yevgeny Grishin RUS
URS
2 0 0 2
Johann Olav Koss NOR 2 0 0 2
Clas Thunberg FIN 2 0 0 2
Ådne Søndrål NOR 1 1 1 3
Ard Schenk NED 1 1 0 2
Kees Verkerk NED 1 1 0 2