Skating

Facts

Disciplines Figure Skating, Speed Skating, Short Track Speed Skating
Participants 3840
NOCs 64
Competitions held 334
Distinct events 50
IF International Skating Union

Description

All-time medal table

NOC Gold Silver Bronze Total
United States USA 48 45 46 139
Netherlands NED 44 44 41 129
Soviet Union URS 34 26 24 84
Norway NOR 30 31 29 90
Republic of Korea KOR 30 22 14 66
Canada CAN 24 36 39 99
Russian Federation RUS 21 15 9 45
Germany GER 19 20 13 52
People's Republic of China CHN 12 21 16 49
Sweden SWE 12 7 7 26
East Germany GDR 11 15 13 39
Austria AUT 8 11 7 26
Japan JPN 8 10 13 31
Finland FIN 8 9 9 26
Great Britain GBR 5 3 8 16
Italy ITA 4 4 9 17
France FRA 3 3 7 13
Czech Republic CZE 3 2 2 7
Unified Team EUN 3 1 2 6
West Germany FRG 3 0 2 5
Hungary HUN 1 2 4 7
Poland POL 1 2 3 6
Olympic Athletes from Russia OAR 1 2 2 5
Czechoslovakia TCH 1 1 3 5
Belgium BEL 1 1 2 4
Australia AUS 1 0 1 2
Ukraine UKR 1 0 1 2
Bulgaria BUL 0 2 1 3
Switzerland SUI 0 2 1 3
Democratic People's Republic of Korea PRK 0 1 1 2
Belarus BLR 0 1 0 1
Kazakhstan KAZ 0 0 2 2
Spain ESP 0 0 1 1

Most successful competitors

Athlete Nat Gold Silver Bronze Total
Viktor An KOR
RUS
6 0 2 8
Lidiya Skoblikova URS 6 0 0 6
Ireen Wüst NED 5 5 1 11
Claudia Pechstein GER 5 2 2 9
Clas Thunberg FIN 5 1 1 7
Bonnie Blair USA 5 0 1 6
Eric Heiden USA 5 0 0 5
Sven Kramer NED 4 2 3 9
Ivar Ballangrud NOR 4 2 1 7
Wang Meng CHN 4 1 1 6

Event types

Discipline Name Gender Still contested? Times held?
Figure Skating Singles Men 25
Figure Skating Singles Women 25
Figure Skating Pairs Mixed 25
Figure Skating Ice Dancing Mixed 13
Figure Skating Team Mixed 2
Figure Skating Singles Boys 3
Figure Skating Singles Girls 3
Figure Skating Pairs Mixed Youth 3
Figure Skating Ice Dancing Mixed Youth 3
Figure Skating Team Mixed Youth 3
Figure Skating Special Figures Men 1
Short Track Speed Skating 500 metres Men 8
Short Track Speed Skating 1,000 metres Men 9
Short Track Speed Skating 1,500 metres Men 6
Short Track Speed Skating 5,000 metres Relay Men 9
Short Track Speed Skating 500 metres Women 9
Short Track Speed Skating 1,000 metres Women 8
Short Track Speed Skating 1,500 metres Women 6
Short Track Speed Skating 3,000 metres Relay Women 9
Short Track Speed Skating 500 metres Boys 3
Short Track Speed Skating 1,000 metres Boys 3
Short Track Speed Skating 500 metres Girls 3
Short Track Speed Skating 1,000 metres Girls 3
Short Track Speed Skating 3000 metres Relay Mixed Youth 3
Short Track Speed Skating 3,000 m Men 1
Short Track Speed Skating 3,000 m Women 1
Speed Skating 500 metres Men 23
Speed Skating 1,000 metres Men 12
Speed Skating 1,500 metres Men 23
Speed Skating 5,000 metres Men 23
Speed Skating 10,000 metres Men 23
Speed Skating Mass Start Men 1
Speed Skating Team Pursuit (8 laps) Men 4
Speed Skating 500 metres Women 17
Speed Skating 1,000 metres Women 17
Speed Skating 1,500 metres Women 17
Speed Skating 3,000 metres Women 16
Speed Skating 5,000 metres Women 9
Speed Skating Mass Start Women 1
Speed Skating Team Pursuit (6 laps) Women 4
Speed Skating 500 metres Boys 3
Speed Skating 1,500 metres Boys 3
Speed Skating 3,000 metres Boys 1
Speed Skating Mass Start Boys 3
Speed Skating 500 metres Girls 3
Speed Skating 1,500 metres Girls 3
Speed Skating 3,000 metres Girls 1
Speed Skating Mass Start Girls 3
Speed Skating Team Sprint Mixed Youth 2
Speed Skating Allround Men 1