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Women's Olympic Speed Skating

Multiple gold medals: Lydia Skoblikova (6); Bonnie Blair (5); Claudia Pechstein (4); Karin Enke, Gunda Niemann-Stirnemann and Yvonne van Gennip (3); Tatiana Averina, Catriona Lemay-Doan, Christa Rothenburger, Marianne Timmer, Ireen Wust, and Martina Sablikova (2).

500 meters

Year  Time  
1960 Helga Haase, GER 45.9    
1964 Lydia Skoblikova, USSR 45.0  OR
1968 Lyudmila Titova, USSR 46.1   
1972 Anne Henning, USA 43.33 OR
1976 Sheila Young, USA 42.76 OR
1980 Karin Enke, E. Ger 41.78 OR
1984 Christa Rothenburger, E. Ger 41.02 OR
1988 Bonnie Blair, USA 39.10 WR
1992 Bonnie Blair, USA 40.33  
1994 Bonnie Blair, USA 39.25  
1998Catriona Lemay-Doan, CAN76.60*OR
2002Catriona Lemay-Doan, CAN74.75 OR
2006Svetlana Zhurova, RUS76.57 
2010Lee Sang-Hwa, KOR76.09 
*The two-race final was introduced; skater with the lowest combined time wins gold.

1000 meters

Year  Time  
1960 Klara Guseva, USSR 1:34.1  
1964 Lydia Skoblikova, USSR 1:33.2 OR
1968 Carolina Geijssen, NED1:32.6 OR
1972 Monika Pflug, W. Ger 1:31.40 OR
1976 Tatiana Averina, USSR 1:28.43 OR
1980 Natalia Petruseva, USSR 1:24.10 OR
1984 Karin Enke, E. Ger 1:21.61 OR
1988 Christa Rothenburger, E. Ger 1:17.65 WR
1992 Bonnie Blair, USA 1:21.90  
1994 Bonnie Blair, USA 1:18.74  
1998Marianne Timmer, NED1:16.51OR
2002Chris Witty, USA1:13.83WR
2006Marianne Timmer, NED1:16.05 
2010Christine Nesbitt, CAN 1:16.56  

1500 meters

Year  Time  
1960 Lydia Skoblikova, USSR 2:25.2 WR
1964 Lydia Skoblikova, USSR 2:22.6 OR
1968 Kaija Mustonen, FIN 2:22.4 OR
1972 Dianne Holum, USA 2:20.85 OR
1976 Galina Stepanskaya, USSR 2:16.58 OR
1980 Annie Borckink, NED2:10.95 OR
1984 Karin Enke, E. Ger 2:03.42 WR
1988 Yvonne van Gennip, NED2:00.68 OR
1992 Jacqueline Börner, GER 2:05.87  
1994 Emese Hunyady, AUT 2:02.19  
1998Marianne Timmer, NED1:57.58WR
2002Anni Friesinger, GER1:54.02WR
2006Cindy Klassen, CAN1:55.27 
2010Ireen Wust, NED 1:56.89  

3000 meters

Year  Time  
1960 Lydia Skoblikova, USSR 5:14.3  
1964 Lydia Skoblikova, USSR 5:14.9  
1968 Johanna Schut, NED4:56.2 OR
1972 Christina Baas-Kaiser, NED4:52.14 OR
1976 Tatiana Averina, USSR 4:45.19 OR
1980 Bjorg Eva Jensen, NOR 4:32.13 OR
1984 Andrea Schöne, E. Ger 4:24.79 OR
1988 Yvonne van Gennip, NED4:11.94 WR
1992 Gunda Niemann, GER 4:19.90  
1994 Svetlana Bazhanova, RUS 4:17.43  
1998Gunda Niemann-Stirnemann, GER4:07.29OR
2002Claudia Pechstein, GER3:57.70WR
2006Ireen Wust, NED4:02.43 
2010Martina Sablikova, CZE4:02.53  

5000 meters

Year  Time  
1960-84 Not held   
1988 Yvonne van Gennip, NED 7:14.13 WR
1992 Gunda Niemann, GER 7:31.57  
1994 Claudia Pechstein, GER 7:14.37  
1998Claudia Pechstein, GER6:59.61WR
2002Claudia Pechstein, GER6:46.91WR
2006Clara Hughes, CAN6:59.07 
2010Martina Sablikova, CZE6:50.91  

Team Pursuit

Year  Time  
2006Germany3:01.25 
2010Germany3:02.82  

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